President Benigno S. Aquino III announced a P10-million reward for the arrest of fugitive businesswoman Janet Lim-Napoles on Wednesday, August 28. The reward will go to anyone who could lead authorities to Napoles, who has been at large for two weeks now. On August 14, a court ordered the arrest of Napoles and her brother Reynald “Jojo” Lim on charges they illegally detained their cousin-turned-whistleblower Benhur Luy, a former longtime assistant of Janet Napoles. Justice Secretary Leila de Lima on Tuesday, August 27, said that based on reports gathered by the National Bureau of Investigation, the Napoles siblings are still in the Philippines.
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