Kapa officer and DavSur board member nabbed by NBI

A ranking official of the Kapa Community Ministry International and known radio broadcaster of Davao del Sur was reportedly arrested by the authorities Wednesday, September 18. In a report, Davao del Sur Board Member Arvin “Jun Blanco” Malaza was said to have been arrested by elements of the National Bureau of Investigation Wednesday morning. The […]

Transport of meat products by bus prohibited — TF Bantay Karne

The City of Mati LGU is fully enforcing its measures to prevent the entry of the African Swine Fever in the city after the national government declared an outbreak. In a meeting by Task Force Bantay Karne Tuesday, September 17, City Veterinarian Marites Erispe said one of the strict measures they will enforce is the […]

Bong Go pushes for Magna Carta for Barangays

A public hearing of the Senate Committee on Local Government, conducted jointly with the Committees on Ways and Means; Finance; and Government Corporations and Public Enterprises, was held on Monday morning, September 16, to discuss issues currently faced by barangays. Among the bills taken up during the hearing was Senate Bill No. 391 or the Magna […]

Go reiterates push for postponement of barangay and SK elections

Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go reiterated his call to postpone the barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections currently scheduled on May 2020.  In a public hearing conducted by the Senate Committee on Electoral Reforms and People’s Participation joint with Constitutional Amendments and Revision of Codes; Local Government; and Finance Committees, the senator expressed the need […]

Panelo reacts on the statement of Justice Carpio regarding the arbitral ruling

The relationship between the Philippines and China is not confined to the dispute between – and the differing claims of – the two countries over the West Philippine Sea. Neither is the relationship of the two nations measured by the same nor is it confined thereat. Proceeding from such reasoning, the President deems it wise […]