20 Dec Duterte named former Congressman, former Mayor of Iligan in Narco-list
In a recent speech of President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday during the 2016 Presidential Awards for Filipino Individuals and Organizations Overseas (PAFIOO) in Malacanang, he mentioned the names of politician who are involved in illegal drug trade.
Duterte named Former Congressman Vicente Belmonte of Iligan City and former Mayor Lawrence Cruz.
He also mentioned former Mayor of Lugait, Misamis Oriental Willie Lim as part of the narco-list.
The president stressed out the importance of addressing this issue as the country has become a narco-country.
“We have been corrupted and this is why I cry every night,” he said.
The former Mayor of Davao cited that he had a list of narco-politicians, including mayors, congressmen, governors, and barangay officials. He also said that a certain politician who is involved in the narco-trade has been awarded in Washington D.C. referring to Senator Leila De Lima.