Former Daet, Camarines Norte mayor Tito Sarion has been sentenced to prison over the anomalous construction of a public market.
Commission on Audit
Former Sorsogon governor Raul Lee has been sentenced to at least 12 years imprisonment for his involvement in the fertilizer fund scam.
Now this achievement is worth bragging about.
There were no power, garbage bins, proper signage, adequate water supply, among others in the 13 evacuation centers of Albay inspected by state auditors.
State auditors scored the provincial government of Albay for failing to turn over a resettlement site in Guinobatan intended for families who are at risk during natural calamities.
There are 53 public schols in Albay being used as evacuation centers due to the lack of permanent structures for evacuation in times of disaster, state auditors said.
Over P33.8 million disaster risk reduction and management (DRRM) fund for capital outlay have not been utilized by the provincial government of Albay as of end 2015, state auditors said.
The Camarines Sur Polytechnic Colleges in 2015 disbursed P230,160 from the income from tuition fees for the representation and transportation allowance (RATA) of its officials, state auditors said.
State auditors urged the Camarines Sur Polytechnic Colleges (CSPC) management to allot at least five percent of its total budget for gender and development (GAD) programs.
The Catanduanes State University (CSU) in 2015 failed to collect outstanding student loans amounting to P337,132, depriving equally deserving students of financial assistance, state auditors said.