“The Chief, PNP was fuming at the spate of embarrassing incidents, many of them attributed to the failure of some police commanders to take appropriate actions that could have prevented those incidents,” said a senior official present when Gen. Albayalde ‘scolded’ his men for nearly 2-hours.
IGINIIT ng mga konsehal na ipatawag ng Sangguniang Panlunsod ng Iloilo ang pamunuan ng Panay Electric Company (PECO) upang linawin ang naging pahayag umano ni PECO legal counsel Atty. Inocencio Ferrer na ititigil ang kanilang operasyon sakaling hindi mabigyan ng prangkisa ng Kongreso.
SUSPECTED New People’s Army guerrillas burned a day-care center for young kids in Magpet, North Cotabato early morning Thursday amid the reported failure of the local village chief to heed their demand for a P50,000 revolutionary tax, security officials said yesterday.
TWO suspected members of the infamous Kuratong Baleleng Gang wanted for the murder of a barangay councilman in Ozamiz City were captured by members of the Regional Special Operations Group of the Police Regional Office 7 in a raid in Liloan, Cebu late afternoon Friday, PRO7 director, Chief Superintendent Debold M. Sinas said.
Victims Leonardo Mondelo, 47, of Building 25, Aroma Compound, Tondo and Raffy Mondelo Puntay, 24, of Building 9 Permanent Housing, Balut, Tondo, died on the spot due to gunshot wounds in the different parts of the body. The suspect, identified as Jessie Crisostomo, also of Tondo, was arrested.
Chief Insp. Manuel T. Catacutan, town police head said the suspect yielded an unlicensed cal.9mm Browning pistol loaded with seven bullets when members of the local police led by Insp. Antonio Manucot searched his premises on the strength of a warrant issued by executive judge Ana Marie C. Joson-Viterbo, of the Cabanatuan City regional trial court branch 24.
“The Palace wishes to announce that President Rodrigo Roa Duterte will participate in today’s APEC-related events, which include, among others, a dialogue before prominent business leaders during the summit of chief executive officers of the APEC Business Advisory Council or ABAC and a meeting with leaders of the Pacific Islands Forum, capped by a gala dinner in the evening,” Presidential Spokesperson and Chief Presidential Legal Counsel Salvador Panelo said in a statement issued Saturday.
SENATORS Grace Poe and Antonio “Sonny” Trillanes came to the defense of top rating television show “Ang Probinsyano,” both shielding the telenovela from criticisms from the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) and the Philippine National Police (PNP).
“Kagaya nung si Mayor Halili ng Tanauan, bayang magiliw, boog! Patay siya, tapos ako ang pagbintangan. Unfair sila sa akin,” Duterte said in a speech before the Filipino community in Papua New Guinea, where he is attending the 26th Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Economic Leaders’ Meeting.