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Not in the list. When Senator Ping Lacson exposed anomalies in customs, a former customs official was stunned by the list of personalities he named during the inquiry. This retired customs official told The Ear that he would seek an audience with Lacson to ask him why some personalities in Cebu who were "favored brokers" and "accommodation brokers" during the six-year term of the president Aquino but now still lurking in the customs lobby, are not included on the list.

Name names. This retired customs officials said he still maintains a list of personalities.  "I know a lot of them. But why is there none of them in the list?" this customs official said, referring to some personalities who said to have active transactions during the past administrations, and is still now very active in Cebu and Manila.

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