The Sandiganbayan has acquitted the enterprise manager of a consultancy group of her graft charge for allegedly giving P104,162.31 to the now-deceased mayor of Barobo, Surigao del Sur, in alternate for a P25-million feasibility examine contract 17 years in the past. In a 56-page choice, the courtroom’s Fourth Division stated the prosecution didn’t show the complicity of Joselyn Cabo, the enterprise manager of Orient Integrated Development Consultancy Inc., when she gave the cash to late Mayor Bonifacio Balahay in August 2000. State prosecutors claimed the cash was given “in consideration” of the World Bank-funded feasibility examine earlier carried out for the city’s community-b…

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Source: inquirer