DILG Secretary Mar Roxas said thank you to Makati Mayor Junjun
Binay for leaving the Makati City Hall and for obeying the law.
The Secretary said that the authorities will not prevent Mayor
Junjun Binay from entering the City Hall in case the Court of
Appeals issues a (TRO) Temporary Restraining Order.
Secretary Mar Roxas further said that he was happy that justice
was served and that the law was upheld.
The Ombudsman, a government office which prosecutes those
government officials and employees who violates the law,
issued a suspension order against Mayor Binay for allegedly
committing graft and corruption.
The Mayor refused to leave the city hall and ask the Court
of Appeals to issue a temporary restraining order but the
authorities said that until a temporary restraining order
is issued by the court, Mayor Binay must obey the suspension
This is the second suspension order given against Mayor Binay
during his term.
The Normal services given by the Makati City Hall is expected
to be back to normal with the Mayor stepping down temporarily