‘Akala niya anak siya ng Diyos’- Trillanes impacts Calida
Opposition Senator Antonio Trillanes IV assured on Wednesday that the Senate investigation
on Solicitor General Jose Calida’s security agency would push through.
This, despite Calida’s plea before the Supreme Court to stop the investigation.
“Si Mr. Calida akala niya siguro ay anak siya ng Diyos na hindi siya puwedeng imbestigahan.
Well, hindi ano. Ano opisyales ka ng gobyerno, so you are subjected to the same scrutiny as everybody else,” Trillanes said.
(Mr. Calida supposes he is the child of God who can’t be examined. All things considered, he isn’t.
He is an authority of government who is liable to indistinguishable examination from every other person.)
Calida, indicate by Trillanes, will examine by two Senate boards: Civil Service Committee
led by Trillanes himself, and the Blue Ribbon Committee headed by Senator Richard Gordon.
Calida uncover Archive
Archives prior uncovered that the Calida family-possessed Vigilant Investigative and Security Agency Inc.
(VISAI) marked multimillion-peso contracts with no less than 3 government offices months after his arrangement as the administration’s central legal advisor in 2016.
VISAI stowed 2 contracts worth about P40 million with the National Parks Development Committee, a P2.8 million contract with the National Anti-Poverty Commission, and a P6.8 million contract with the National Economic and Development Authority from 2016 to 2018.
Hence, Calida had addressed under the steady gaze of the best court the ward of Trillanes’ board of trustees to research particular irreconcilable circumstances of certain individual government authorities.
He additionally blamed Trillanes for grave manhandle of circumspection in setting an open hearing and summoning them over the issue “without a goal by the Senate or any of its advisory groups favoring the proposed goals coordinating the direct of a request in the help of enactment.”
The representative, nonetheless, said he sure that the Supreme Court would not issue an impermanent controlling request, taking note of that the welcome for Calida to go to the test prospective.