Ombudsman indicts ex-President Aquino over P72 billion DAP scam

DAVAO CITY (June 20) — Ombudsman  Conchita Carpio Morales has indicted former President Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino III for usurpation of legislative powers over the controversial Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP). The Ombudsman found probable cause  to  indict Aquino, as it found Aquino’s  unlawful issuance of National Budget Circular No. 541 to implement the DAP involving P72 …