Ex-Zambo Sur mayor, 9 others face graft case
November 02, 2018
The Office of the Ombudsman has filed graft case before the Sandiganbayan against former mayor Francisvic Villamero of Tukuran, Zamboanga del Sur, and nine others in connection with the alleged anomalous procurement of a motor grader worth P9.45 million in 2011. Charged along with Villamero were Roberto Sayson, then-Bids and Awards Committee (BAC) chairman; Loreto Peñaranda, BAC vice chairman; BAC members Rogelim Cabrales, Wilfredo David and Solomon Donor; Noe Gozalo, alternate BAC chairman; Ricardo Solis and Jovito Ondiano, alternate BAC members; and Cesario Advincula Jr., then-president and chief executive officer of IVAN CARR Industrial Supply and Construction, Inc. The Ombudsman recommended P30,000 bail for each accused.