Aurelio Umali of Nueva Ecija.
"We are calling on Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales and Deputy Ombudsman Orlando Casimiro to act on the charges against Governor Umali," the village leaders said.
mga charges against Govenor Umali ay five years na pero wala pa ring resolution.
Samantalang yung dun sa mga kalaban ng administrasyon, ang bilis-bilis umusad [Many of the charges against Governor Umali are already five years old, but still with no resolution.
While those against opponents of the administration, they act so swiftly]," they added.
They also pointed out that the money involved in all the graft cases filed against Umali
could be over P300 million.
This includes the fertilizer scam of P12 million, the P16- million multicab scam, the illegal use of provincial funds of P370 million and the illegal appointment of officers, among others.
The latest case filed against Umali
stemmed from the P58-million heavy equipment scam, wherein he
was accused of misusing local government funds when he
approved the acquisition of at least six dump trucks, a pay loader and an excavator.