facebook instagram tiktok

Six e-sabong sites still active despite ban

May 18, 2022 - Wednesday 9:05 PM by Joy Catleya Antonio

Article Banner Image Photo from Unsplash

Six e-sabong sites continue to operate despite the government's ban.

According to Philippine National Police spokesperson Police Colonel Jean Fajardo, the PNP Cybercrime unit is already conducting cyber patrolling to monitor active e-sabong sites.

Cybercrime units have also processed the case buildup against six identified e-sabong sites.

They have also urged social media providers to take them down, but it will take two weeks.

President Rodrigo Duterte approved the recommendation of the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) to stop e-sabong.

The order follows the disappearance of 34 sabungeros, who are also being investigated by the authorities.

The DILG recently surveyed e-sabong operations in cities and provinces, which are blamed for the deterioration of the moral values ??of many Filipinos.


Related News

Article Banner Image
Pasig employee arrested over robbery extortion charges

Two individuals were arrested during an entrapment by authorities on Friday, including an employee from the Pasig City Hall, over allegations of robbery and extortion. Before the entrapment operation, a complainant was referred to Atty. Jeronimo Manzanero, Pasig City Hall Administrator. He then s...

6 hours ago

Top Stories

Automakers reports lower Q2 US sales as supply chain woes persist

General Motors, Toyota and other automakers suffered a hit to US sales in the latest quarter as supply chain woes continued to crimp inventories, according to results released Friday.   GM sold 582,401 autos in the three months ending June 30, a drop of 15 percent from the same period a year ...

6 hours ago