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Aklan mayor dismissed by Ombudsman wins in 2019 polls

Posted on Tuesday, 14 May 2019 04:53 PM | No Comments
The former mayor of Malay, Aklan, Ciceron Cawaling, who was dismissed from office by the Ombudsman, was proclaimed the winner of the mayoral race. Cawaling garnered 16,277 votes beating his...

Ombudsman orders dismissal, files murder charges vs Manila cop

Posted on Friday, 5 April 2019 12:54 AM | No Comments
The Office of the Ombudsman has ordered the dismissal of a Manila policeman from service and filed murder charges against him after allegedly killing a 23-year-old epileptic. Ombudsman Samuel Martires...

New Ombudsman Samuel Martires sworn into office

Posted on Monday, 6 August 2018 12:35 PM | No Comments
  MANILA, Philippines – Retired Supreme Court Associate Justice Samuel Martires has sworn into office as the new Ombudsman. Acting Chief Justice Antonio Carpio administered Martires’ oathtaking on Monday (August...

SC Justice Samuel Martires is new Ombudsman

Posted on Thursday, 26 July 2018 11:09 PM | No Comments
President Rodrigo Duterte has appointed Supreme Court Associate Justice Samuel Martires as the new ombudsman. His marching order to Martires is to do what is right. Martires, who is a...

DOJ looks to snap PNP win streak at UNTV Cup Executive Face-off

Posted on Friday, 8 June 2018 06:56 PM | No Comments
  Games on Sunday, June 10 2pm: Ombudsman vs Senate 3:30pm: Malacañang-PSC vs GSIS 5pm: PNP vs DOJ Venue: Pasig City Sports Center   DOJ Justice Boosters ramp up their...

Judiciary to shut down Malacañang’s SAP Bong Go, Yamamoto at UNTV Cup Executive Face-off match

Posted on Friday, 1 June 2018 06:43 PM | No Comments
Games on Sunday, June 3 2 pm – PNP vs GSIS 3:30 pm – DOJ vs Ombudsman 5 pm – Judiciary vs Malacañang Venue: Pasig City Sports Center   An...

Malacañang on Duterte’s male preference for Ombudsman, CJ posts: ‘No discrimination’

Posted on Thursday, 17 May 2018 05:18 PM | No Comments
  MANILA, Philippines – Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque defended President Rodrigo Duterte over his preference for male candidates for the vacant positions of ombudsman and chief justice. During an interview...

Justice de Castro nominated as next Ombudsman

Posted on Monday, 7 May 2018 02:31 PM | No Comments
  MANILA, Philippines – Supreme Court Associate Justice Teresita de Castro was nominated to replace Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales. Morales will end her 7-year term in July this year.  Retired...

Malacañang urges Ombudsman to look into ‘questionable spending’ of some gov’t agencies

Posted on Friday, 4 May 2018 11:55 AM | No Comments
  MANILA, Philippines – Presidential spokesperson Secretary Harry Roque hoped that the Office of the Ombudsman will do something about the recent reports of the Commission on Audit regarding the...

Alcala, et.al face graft raps for garlic cartel scam

Posted on Tuesday, 24 April 2018 04:41 PM | No Comments
    MANILA, Philippines — Former Agriculture Secretary Proceso Alcala, 20 garlic traders and other agriculture officials are facing graft charges over alleged garlic cartel scam. Based on a statement released...