Arroyos plead not guilty to graft charges on NBN-ZTE deal

Posted at Apr 11 2012 09:22 AM | Updated as of Apr 11 2012 05:36 PM

MANILA, Philippines - Former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo on Wednesday entered a "not guilty" plea to graft charges filed against her in connection to the botched NBN-ZTE broadband deal.

Also arraigned this morning for similar charges were former First Gentleman Jose Miguel "Mike" Arroyo and former Commission on Elections chairman Benjamin Abalos Sr. Both Mr. Arroyo and Abalos entered "not guilty" pleas to the graft charges as well. Report from RG Cruz, ABS-CBN News