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Councilor wants ACT delisted from city scholarship

December 29, 2012

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CEBU City Councilor Jose Daluz III said he would like to see the Asian College of Technology (ACT) removed from the list of colleges and universities accredited for the city government’s scholarship program until an anti-graft case against its owner, Councilor Rodrigo Abellanosa, is resolved. Daluz said he worried that the scholarships of about 4,000 […]

Abellanosa faces graft probe over scholarships

December 14, 2012

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DOES being a city legislator and a school owner pose a conflict of interest for Cebu City Councilor Rodrigo Abellanosa? The Ombdusman in the Visayas was asked to investigate Abellanosa because his school, the Asian College of Technology, is the biggest recipient of the city’s scholarship program. A complaint was filed yesterday by Phillip Banguiran, […]

Group wants Cebu City gov’t scholarship investigated

August 31, 2012

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The anti-corruption group Dilaab finds disturbing reports that a school owned by a city councilor of Cebu City is cornering a big chunk of the city’s college scholarship fund. Dilaab Movement convenor Fr. Carmelo Diola said if this is true, “the issue is one of delicadeza if not downright misuse of funds meant for poor […]