Rowena Guanzon clarifies rules on gift-giving to police officers
Commission on Elections Commissioner Rowena Guanzon reacted to President Rodrigo Duterte’s marching orders regarding the gifts received by policemen. The abogado noted that they could not accept all since it is again the law.
Read the rule on token gifts that a public officer can receive. there must be an occasion and the OMB has set an amount.
— Rowena V. Guanzon (@commrguanzon) August 12, 2019
Guanzon replied to a concerned citizen that he should read up on the tokens that a public officer can receive. The abogado noted that the Office of the Ombudsman has set an amount that is acceptable.
The abogado also added that there must be an occasion for them to receive a token.
Ano ulit trabaho ni Duterte bago maging Presidente?