Metro Manila (Balita ngayon)Sen.Leila De lima Who chaired for the Extrajudicial Killings Hearing,was replaced by the new voted Sen.Dick Gordon.
some senators declare the rest of committee posts vacant,but in the other hand sixteen senators voted for removing Leila De lima as the chaired of the committee while four senators opposed the motion and two abstained including De lima who walked out halfway through proceedings.
Sen.Dick Gordon thanking those who voted for him ” I do so without any lobbying on my part to chair this committee,”
solely Sen.Manny Pacquiao who moved to declare the committee on justice to be vacant.but Sen. Leila De lima was not present in that moment.
Sen.Pacquiao said that justice committee chaired Laila De lima did not follow the certain procedures in conducting a senate
probe.according to “Balita ngayon”
Sen.manny pacquiao also said “Ang isang committee ay nagiimbestiga at hindi ginagamit para i-pin down ang presidente,” Pacquiao said. “Hindi po ito ginagamit para sirain ang isang tao.
[In Translation :A committee investigates and shouldn’t be used to pin down the president. It shouldn’t be used to destroy someone.]
Some conceive that This is a blow to critics of the government’s war on drugs. Former Justice secretary Leila De Lima was one of the fiercest critics to President’s.
she brought last week a witness Edgar matobato,who strongly testified that duterte,his family and his allies have ordered the murder of suspected drug pushers,petty criminals,and even their personal enemies for years.
even if duterte has openly called for the death of drug suspects,and the long been rumored fixture of davao death squad in mindanao city,only matobato give a personal testimony into how the killings allegedly worked.- Buzzy.ph