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Comelec: May polls still fraud-free despite stolen ballot box in Maguindanao

Posted on Monday, 17 June 2019 06:13 PM | No Comments
The Commission on Elections (Comelec) on Monday maintained that the conduct of 2019 midterm elections remains fraud-free despite a report on a stolen ballot box in Datu Salibo, Maguindanao. Comelec...

Comelec on proclamation of winning senators, party-list groups: ‘Not today’

Posted on Tuesday, 21 May 2019 04:55 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Commission on Elections (Comelec) has deferred the expected proclamation of winning senators and party-list groups in the 2019 midterm elections on Tuesday. Comelec Spokesperson Director James...

Comelec: No need to extend voting hours

Posted on Monday, 13 May 2019 08:13 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Commission on Elections (Comelec) on Monday said there is no need to extend voting hours despite some issues during the opening of voting precincts in several...

Comelec to find new citizen’s arm for May polls after Namfrel withdrawal

Posted on Monday, 6 May 2019 07:08 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Commission on Elections (Comelec) on Monday expressed confidence that it will be able to find a new citizen’s arm after the National Citizen’s Movement for Free...

Comelec sees rise in vote buying incidents ahead of May polls

Posted on Friday, 3 May 2019 05:29 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Commission on Elections (Comelec) is all set for the upcoming May 13 midterm polls. However, the agency fears of a possible rise in cases of vote...

Comelec urges voters: Say ‘no’ to bribe, vote-buying attempt

Posted on Tuesday, 30 April 2019 08:10 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Commission on Elections (Comelec) on Tuesday urged Filipino voters to say ‘no’ to bribe or any vote-buying attempt this May midterm election. Comelec Spokesperson Director James...

NBI assures safeguards against hacking of automated election system

Posted on Monday, 29 April 2019 06:13 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) Cybercrime Division assured that the automated election system (AES) in the upcoming May 13 has safeguards against hacking. The agency said...

Comelec spox calls on politicians to spare dogs from politicking

Posted on Tuesday, 9 April 2019 03:40 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – A photo of a dog with a campaign sticker on its body has gone viral on social media. No less than Commission on Election (Comelec) Spokesperson Director...

Comelec resets COC filing to Oct. 11 to 17

Posted on Wednesday, 12 September 2018 03:40 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Commission on Elections (Comelec) has reset the schedule of filing the certificate of candidacy (COC) for the 2019 national and local elections. Instead of doing it...

Comelec reminds voters to have biometrics to complete registration

Posted on Tuesday, 3 July 2018 12:00 PM | No Comments
  MANILA, Philippines – Commission on Elections (COMELEC) field offices have begun receiving registration applications for the 2019 elections. The poll body reminds voters especially first timers to ensure their...