Nikko Natividad talks about corruption in the country
Hashtag Nikko Natividad took to the micro-blogging site, Twitter wherein he expressed his opinion about the rampant corruption in the country amid the pandemic.
Although Nikko Natividad did not cite any report, netizens were quick to comment that his statement is in relation to the apparent corruption within the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth).
Recently, resigned PhilHealth anti-fraud legal officer Thorrsson Montes Keith revealed in a Senate hearing that a whopping 15 billion worth of funds have been pocketed by the officials in a “syndicate-like” transactions within the agency.
“Naniniwala po ako, base sa aking imbestigasyon, ang perang nawaldas at o ninakaw ay humigit kumulang P15 billion,” Keith said.
According to him, the scheme includes the procurement of “overpriced” information and communication technology equipment.
He later stressed that he came out to expose “widespread corruption” within the state insurance firm
“Nandito po ako ngayon para magbigay ng aking nalalaman sa mala-pandemiyang korapsyon sa ahensya ng PhilHealth,” he said.
“Sa aking ipapahayag, naniniwala po ako na ang balak ng mga sindikato o mafia ng PhilHealth na ang pagkukuhanan ng ipangpantatapal sa mga nawaldas at ninakaw nilang pera ay sa mga overseas Filipino workers,” he added.
Meanwhile, Nikko Natividad went to Twitter wherein he vents out his opinion about corruption in the country.
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Source: Kapamilya Outsider