PNP upholds human rights

PHILIPPINE National Police chief Director General Oscar D. Albayalde yesterday assured the United Nations and the rest of the global community that human rights protection is well-entrenched in their organization amid the election of the Philippines to the UN Human Rights Commission anew.

It’s a go for Bong Go

October 15, 2018
PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte accompanied Special Assistant to the President Christopher ‘Bong’ Go in filing his certificate of candidacy (COC) yesterday at the main office of the Commission on Elections in Intramuros, Manila where thousands of his supporters and friends patiently waited for him.

‘Disqualified’

October 15, 2018
VOTERS in Makati City are not certain of finding the name of former mayor Jejomar Erwin ‘Junjun’ Binay in the list of official candidates for next year’s midterm polls after the local office of the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) reported he is “perpetually disqualified” from seeking any public office.

Padaca joins rep. Dy

FORMER Isabela governor and poll commissioner, Grace Padaca, has agreed to re-enter politics in her native province of Isabela, this time as the running mate of third district representative, Napoleon ‘Pol’ S. Dy.

Maliksi vs Remulla

October 15, 2018
ENDORSEMENTS from various sectors have prodded former Cavite Gov. Ireneo “Ayong” Maliksi to join the 2019 gubernatorial race and restore what the endorsers called “Maliksing Serbisyo sa Kabitenyo.”

‘Towercos duopoly’

October 15, 2018
DEPARTMENT of Information and Communication Technology (DICT) Secretary Eliseo Rio said nothing is final yet with regard to the number of companies that could be authorized to build cellular site towers in the country.