At the Mindanao Hour briefing, Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella answered the issue about Faeldon on the BOC case. He reiterated what President Duterte said that, “He will not intervene in matters like this. He will allow the process to unfold.” In defense on Duterte’s silence on the issue that was speculating him by Sen. Trillanes and Sen. Lacson.
It started when the shabu shipment, which was seized in a warehouse in Valenzuela City last May, has triggered calls for the resignation of Customs Comm. Nicanor Faeldon. And other two BOC officials have resigned since the investigation of Congress began.
Abella also said that he would not indulge in speculations when asked to comment on Trillanes’ claim that someone close to Duterte could be linked to the drug shipment.