Bong Go encourages public to report anomalies and other acts of corruption amid COVID-19 crisis

In both Senate health committee hearings held last May 26 and 28, Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go urged the public to report anomalies and corruption-related acts to authorities, especially if in connection with the purchase or selling of medical supplies and equipment amid the country’s fight to control the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak. “Hinihimok ko […]

Rep. Duterte asks DOLE XI to explain delay in distribution of cash aid to trike drivers

Davao City Rep. Paolo Duterte on Friday has asked the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) to explain the delay in the distribution of financial assistance that his office allocated and coursed through the agency. Rep. Duterte said he allocated P20 million for Davao City tricycle drivers and single parents who were affected by the […]

Bong Go appeals to LGUs to accept returning OFWs; reminds national agencies to follow health protocols and conduct proper coordination in assisting locally stranded individuals return to their provinces

Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go called on the different government agencies to assist all locally stranded individuals in Metro Manila and other parts of the country so that they can safely return to their home provinces amid the COVID-19 crisis. He also urged them to ensure that health protocols are followed and proper coordination between […]

Sen. Go calls for probe on alleged overprice of medical supplies

STATEMENT OF SEN. BONG GO RE: Alleged overpriced COVID related medical supplies, equipment and packages In times of crisis, every peso counts. While government maximizes its limited resources, a lot of our fellow Filipinos have also lost jobs, livelihood and savings. We are fighting for survival — as survival is the name of the game […]

Bong Go appeals to schools to provide flexible tuition payment schemes, implement alternative distance learning programs and safety measures amid COVID-19 pandemic

Expressing his concern for students and their families who cannot afford to pay tuition fees due to the ill economic effects of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go called on schools, universities and other educational institutions to provide flexible payment arrangements for school fees to ensure their continuing education amid the […]