Mayor Diamante faces graft complaint over personal use of government dump trucks


Tuburan Mayor Democrito Diamante is facing a graft complaint for supposedly using the municipality’s heavy equipment for personal use.

The Cebu politiko is accused of violating Republic Act 3019 or The Anti-Graft and Corruption Practices Act for using the municipality’s dump trucks.

Diamante denied the allegation.

“Di lang ko mo komentaryo ana kay di man gyud na tinuod na iyang alegasyon,” he said.

Diamante is currenly on a vacation leave.

A former member of the Philippine Navy filed the complaint before the Office of the Ombudsman.