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Joseph (José) de, Spanish Jesuit missionary, 1539-1600. See: Acosta disease.
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Public Attorney's Office (PAO) chief Persida Acosta has claimed that the Commission on Audit (COA) did not issue a notice of disallowance for her office, amid allegations that she and other officials misused public funds.
Ombudsman investigates Acosta, Erfe over corruption, Dengvaxia !-- -- Kristine Joy Patag ( - August 16, 2019 - 5:18pm MANILA, Philippines The Office of the Ombudsman on Friday said it is conducting investigation into corruption allegations, including Dengvaxia issue, against Public Attorney's Office chief Persida Acosta and forensics chief Erwin Erfe.
Public Attorney's Office (PAO) chief Persida Acosta still has the trust and confidence of President Rodrigo Duterte amid corruption allegations, Malacanang said on Thursday.
Arrested were Patrolman Jun Acosta, 42 assigned at the NPD Police Intelligence and Operations Unit; Acosta's live-in partner Vanessa Bayani, 28; Marianne Salas, 34, vendor; and Randy Delos Santos, 37.
WASHINGTON -- Adding to the lengthy list of departures from President Donald Trump's Cabinet, Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta said Friday that he's stepping down amid the tumult over his handling of a 2008 secret plea deal with wealthy financier Jeffrey Epstein, who is accused of sexually abusing underage girls.
Summary: Washington [USA], July 13 (ANI): The US Secretary of Labour, Alex Acosta, announced his resignation on Friday after he came under the scanner due to his past handling of a plea deal related to financier Jeffrey Epstein.
President Donald Trump said Labour Secretary Alexander Acosta is resigning from his role.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- US Labour Secretary Alexander Acosta will be resigning from office, President Donald Trump told reporters on Friday.
Summary: Trump said he felt badly for Acosta and praised him as 'an excellent secretary of labour'
Councilor Maria Belen Acosta, the chair of the council's committee on public safety who authored the proposal, cited 'public safety' in pushing the proposal.
Q: "During a recent White House press conference, CNN's Jim Acosta got into a heated exchange with President Trump and an 'altercation' with an intern.