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Watch out! Lape?a orders lifestyle checks to catch Customs crooks

Those with unjustified wealth better whip up a good excuse, or else.

Those with unjustified wealth better whip up a good excuse, or else.

Customs Commissioner Isidro Lape?a is raising the bar in chasing away corruption out of the bureau. Part of his anti-corruption campaign is to order lifestyle checks for Customs officials and employees, which is his way of cracking down on those getting tara and gifts from importers.

Stopping corruption is Lape?a’s top agenda as ordered by President Rodrigo Duterte, who plucked him out of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency in order for him to fix Customs.

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