9 months Solon seeks court’s nod for trip abroad Manilatimes
South Cotabato 1st District Rep. Pedro Acharon Jr. is asking the Sandiganbayan’s Seventh Division to allow him to travel to Jordan, Israel, and Egypt from February 14 to 28. A graft case filed against him and two others is pending before the court over alleged failure to liquidate two cash advances totaling P2.5 million in 2006 when he was city mayor of General Santos. He is out on bail. “The accused is intending to join a Holy Land Tour to the countries of Jordan, Israel and Egypt which is slated from February 14, 2019 up to February 26, 2019. The ... more