Rappler fact-checked a number of false claims about supposed monetary help from the nationwide authorities and authorities officers
MANILA, Philippines – Since 2020, the Philippine authorities has been rolling out further monetary help applications to distribute money assist for Filipinos’ financial restoration through the COVID-19 pandemic.
Regardless of no latest bulletins from the nationwide authorities associated to this, a number of posts claiming in any other case have circulated on-line.
Here’s a compilation of false claims we have now debunked on extra money assist or “ayuda” distributions from the nationwide authorities and authorities officers.
Since Might 30, a Fb web page claimed to be a consultant of actor and newly-elected Senator Robin Padilla. Based on this web page, Padilla could be distributing money assist value P10,000 to anybody who would join on the given hyperlink.
The distribution of money assist is tasked to native governments, the Division of the Inside and Native Authorities (DILG), and Division of Social Welfare and Improvement (DSWD) solely.
One other Fb web page claimed that newly-elected Senator Raffy Tulfo could be freely giving monetary assist value P10,000. That is additionally a lie.
Like within the false declare about Padilla, senators wouldn’t have the ability or accountability to implement particular person tasks reminiscent of this. Senators even have verified social media pages to make their official bulletins.
Based on a YouTube video from the channel “Talakan TV,” the distribution of money assist value P8,000 to residents of the Nationwide Capital Area (NCR) and Luzon has been authorized.
The video manipulated audio from a report by PTV’s Kenneth Paciente final August 11, 2021. This report outlined that households residing in Metro Manila could be receiving P4,000 money assist from August 6 to twenty, 2021, underneath Enhanced Neighborhood Quarantine (ECQ) solely. There are not any latest stories associated to this declare as of July 2022.
A Fb web page “Uniteam supporters P10K ayuda” posted a callout on Might 13, saying supporters who voted for the UniTeam tandem of President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. and Vice President Sara Duterte ought to register on-line to get P10,000 in monetary assist every.
It is a pretend announcement. The web page it was posted on and the hyperlink it redirects to are utterly unrelated to Marcos and Duterte. There have been additionally no official information stories in regards to the P10,000 monetary assist from the UniTeam camp.
A Fb web page “Bbm 31m Ayudamo” posted a graphic on June 12, saying that former President Duterte would distribute P10,000 monetary assist earlier than he leaving workplace on June 30.
It is a pretend announcement. This web page is listed as a private weblog that was created on Might 30, and is totally unrelated to Duterte’s official web page or the Malacañang Palace. There have been additionally no stories, paperwork, video, or audio recordings to show this declare.
A video circulating on Fb claimed that the DSWD could be freely giving money assist value P20,000 to every household as soon as newly-appointed Secretary Erwin Tulfo started his time period. Based on this declare, this would be the first program Tulfo will implement.
That is false. As of scripting this reality examine, there have been no stories, paperwork, or bulletins from the DSWD or Tulfo to assist this declare.
The Fb web page “BBM Bong Bong Marcos Nation Huge” posted on January 16, about on-line registration to get P35,000 monetary assist from the supporters of then-presidential candidate Marcos.
This was false. Each the Fb web page and the web site featured within the pretend put up, will not be affiliated with Marcos. – MR