Bong Go grills CHR: “Which do you value more—the lives of innocent Filipinos or the lives of criminals?”

During the Senate plenary interpellations on the 2020 budget of the Commission on Human Rights (CHR) on Monday, November 18, Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go scrutinized the budget of the commission stating that CHR seemingly values the rights and lives of drug criminals over those of their innocent victims. “Why does it seem that the […]

Davao Bunal Squad strikes fear in Davao City slums

Davao City’s band of motorcycle-riding men is striking fear among juveniles in the city specially those living in areas known to have riots nightly. For several days now, reports of residents having been hurt by the baton-wielding men have been posted in the social media. The Davao City Police Office was meanwhile quick to deny […]

Sara urges DepEd to finally close Salugpungan schools in the city

STATEMENT BY MAYOR SARA DUTERTE ON THE CLOSURE OF SALUGPUNGAN SCHOOLS IN DAVAO CITY The City Government of Davao on March 19, 2019, through its City Peace and Order Council, submitted a resolution to the Department of Education requesting that the permit to operate possessed by 11 Salugpungan schools in Davao City be terminated and […]

Dismantling of Tadeco biosecurity fences averted due to mistake in date of memo

A “mistake” on the date of the memo sent to the Bureau of Corrections from the Office of the Governor of Davao del Norte has averted the planned dismantling of gates inside the Tagum Agricultural Development Company (Tadeco). In a video posted on Tadeco Ko Bai Facebook page, lawyers of Tadeco claimed that the supposed […]