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 […]

Bong Go open to lifting Martial Law in Mindanao

Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go said on Saturday, November 16, that he is open to lifting martial law in Mindanao upon further recommendation from the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) and the Philippine National Police (PNP). “Kung hindi na talaga kailangan ngayon sabi ng PNP, AFP will also recommend or should have recommended already,” […]

Bong Go welcomes Robredo’s acceptance of drug czar post

“This is a very welcome development.” This is what Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go said on Wednesday, November 6, upon learning that Vice President Leni Robredo accepted her designation as co-head of the government’s campaign against illegal drugs. “We want her to succeed. Sino ba namang Pilipino ang hindi gusto? Isa ang ating layunin. Isa […]

AFP Conducts Counter-Terrorism Simulation Exercise in Samal Island

Island Garden City of Samal, Davao del Norte – Joint forces of Eastern Mindanao Command and other law enforcement agencies conduct Simulation Exercise on Counter Terrorism at Brgy Peñaplata, Brgy San Remegio and Kaputian District, all of Island Garden City of Samal, Davao del Norte around 9:00AM, Thursday, October 24, 2019.    The different units involved […]