JAYBEE SEBASTIAN: AGENT OF CORRUPTION OR AGENT OF CHANGE?
Corruption and Crime will only be overcome if Truth and Justice and Hope prevails in the deepest and darkest areas of society. Let’s find the Truth and apply Justice on this Jaybee Sebastian if we can Hope for any sincere and sustainable change to happen not only in our prisons but the rest of our society.
Note: Facts are the building blocks of the truth. Let us base our opinions on facts.
FACT 1: New Bilibid Prison was already Congested, Corrupted and Crime infested even before Jaybee Sebastian was convicted and sentenced in Maximum Security. The system was alread broken and gangs ruled with violence.
FACT : Jaybee Sebastian was NOT convicted for drugs. His case 15 years ago involved a double-crossed business dealing with a Chinese who filed a case of kidnapping and carnapping against him.
FACT : The Chinese Businessman is still alive and free.
FACT : Jaybee Sebastian was never linked or named by authorities in both the past and present administration for Drug Trade.
FACT : There was never any illegal weapons or illegal drugs found in his possession for his entire 15 years inside prison.
FACT : He was ONLY TRANSFERRED in Building 14 with the rest of the “Bilibid 19” DURING ELECTION SEASON.
NOT FACT BUT OPINION: It’s possible he was also transferred by the authorities then because of Politics, Pressure from the Public and Media. NO PROOF OF ANY WRONGDOING WAS EVER FOUND AGAINST HIM THAT MERITS HIS TRANSFER.
FACT : Edited videos and malicious pictures with bold texts were spread in social media linking him to the drug trade in 2016.
FACT : Those videos and pics were taken in 2014.
FACT : In 2012 – 2014, the New Bilibid Prison was run by a former chief of Task Force Davao.
FACT : This was the time of unprecedented PEACE and PRODUCTIVITY in the entire history of New Bilibid Prison Maximum Security.
FACT : Jaybee Sebastian held the following official positions at that time…
• Elected CHAIRMAN of the “Council of Elders.”
• Elected PRESIDENT of “Liga ng mga Baranggay sa Bilibid”
• Appointed HEAD COORDINATOR of “BuCor’s Events and Production Management Staff”
• Appointed HEAD COORDINATOR of Munti Paraiso Foundation.
• Appointed PROGRAM DIRECTOR of Bilibid TV Channel, the video production arm for inmates and used even by BuCor officials for their vide requirements.
• Appointed official SPOKESPERSON for official BuCor functions for all the inmates of Maximum Security Prison.
(Please see attached pictures for the Programs implemented at that time).
FACT : Jaybee Sebastian gave up his personal KUBOL given to him as the Commander of Commando Gang and turned it into ALL-PURPOSE FACILITY of Munti Paraiso Foundation which initiated programs to support the less-privileged inmates and their families.
FACT : Munti Paraiso Foundation is a SEC registered organization duly recognized and authorized by BuCor officials.
FACT : For his tangible efforts and leadership BuCor and many other organizations working in Maximum Security Prison have awarded him with certificates and awards.
(Please see attached pictures of certificates and awards)
Lastly, here is a TRUTH, only God knows the workings of a man’s heart. So we can never really tell if Jaybee Sebastian is a CHANGED CONVICT or not. We can only judge based on the fruit of his actions.
Now here are our questions are:
IS THERE ANY PROOF TO ANY WRONGDOING BEING SPREAD ABOUT HIM?
IS THERE ANY CASE OF DRUG TRAFFICKING FILED AGAINST HIM?
DOES HE HAVE PROOF THAT HE IS TRYING HIS BEST TO CHANGE?
We leave you to decide based on what you see and what we posted.
Let’s give CHANGE a CHANCE… Especially to those that are TRYING to change themselves given the CORRUPTION and CRIME surrounding them.