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The former driver of Senator Leila de Lima practically became a multimillionaire in a snap when she instructed her staff from the Department of Justice to deposit millions into his bank account, Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II said Thursday (Sept. 1).
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Speaking to reporters after a Senate hearing, Aguirre confirmed that former DOJ employees Jonathan “Jong” Caranto and Edna “Bogs” Obuyes have executed affidavits against de Lima.
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Of the two, the Justice Secretary said it was Caranto who was ordered by De Lima to put money into the bank account of Ronnie Dayan, her former driver and bodyguard. “Binibigyan daw sya (Caranto) ng pera ni De Lima para i-deposit dun sa account ni Dayan,” he said.
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President Rodrigo Duterte has accused De Lima of having an illicit affair with Dayan. He claimed that the senator’s former driver acted as her bagman in dealings with drug lords inside the New Bilibid Prison (NBP).
Aguirre said Caranto and Obuyes executed their affidavits against De Lima voluntarily. “Mayroong affidavit at tsaka walang pumilit sa kanila…As a matter of fact, pumayag pa mag lie detector test ang dalawa,” he said.
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