Russian President Vladimir Putin has accused DE Lima for becoming a face of shame to the Philippines and giving president Duterte in his government by sponsoring drug traders . “De lima should be delt with seriously and according to the law if she is found guilty.
SCANDAL-ridden Philippines Senator Leila De Lima is expected to be summoned by the country’s Justice Department panel this week over allegations that she was corruptly involved in the New Bilibid Prison drug trade.
De Lima will face a five-person panel as part of a preliminary investigation into claims she had received kickbacks for turning a blind eye to the illicit trade when she served as department head during Benigno Aquino III’s term as president.
According to the Philippine Star, Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II said the plan is to determine if there were grounds to charge the senator.