Fertilizer Fund Scam’s Jocelyn “Joc-Joc” Bolante back in Philippines on Tuesday

The man who allegedly orchestrated the malversation of 728 million pesos meant for farmers, former agriculture undersecretary Jocelyn “Jocjoc” Bolante is reportedly due to return to Manila, Philippines on Tuesday, October 28.

Jocelyn "Joc Joc" Bolante

According to the US Department off Homeland Security’s deportation order on Bolante, he will be sent back from the United States aboard a Northwest Airlines plane and will arrive at 10:45PM.

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Bolante is believed to be the key figure behind the misuse of the 728-million fund, which was allegedly diverted to President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo’s election campaign, particularly her local allies, in 2004.