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Posts Tagged ‘President Rodrigo Duterte’

Duterte endorses 11 senatorial bets; drops Jinggoy Estrada

Posted on Friday, 15 February 2019 01:46 PM | No Comments
BULACAN, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte formally endorsed his senatorial line up for the 2019 midterm elections. Five senatorial aspirants from the ruling party PDP-Laban made it to Duterte’s list....

Duterte not seeking support from religious groups for admin bets – Malacañang

Posted on Wednesday, 13 February 2019 10:32 AM | No Comments
Malacañang stressed that President Rodrigo Duterte would not seek support from religious groups for admin bets in the 2019 polls.

Duterte to fire two DAR officials over corruption

Posted on Wednesday, 30 January 2019 07:32 AM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte hinted that he will fire two officials of the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) due to corruption and negligence over a land reform application...

Duterte orders all-out-war on Abu Sayyaf terrorists

Posted on Tuesday, 29 January 2019 04:42 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – Angered by the twin blasts that killed government men and civilians in Jolo, Sulu, President Rodrigo Duterte ordered the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) to rage...

Jolo blasts ‘more reason’ for martial law – Palace

Posted on Monday, 28 January 2019 04:01 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte was enraged by the recent twin explosions in Jolo, Sulu on the morning of Sunday (January 27). Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo said the President...

Palace on age of criminal liability: No specifics but lower than 15

Posted on Wednesday, 23 January 2019 05:50 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte has never mentioned his preferred age of criminal liability for minors whenever he is asked about the issue. But according to Presidential Spokesperson Salvador...

Duterte calls axed Bacolod police chief a drug lord ‘protector’

Posted on Thursday, 17 January 2019 10:57 AM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte called recently sacked Bacolod City Police Chief PCSupt. Francis Ebreo a drug lord “protector”. The Chief Executive noted an incident where Ebreo exhibited a...

Duterte orders backchannel talks with Reds

Posted on Tuesday, 15 January 2019 04:26 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte is reopening doors for peace. Movie and Television Review and Classification Board (MTRCB) Board Member Avelino Andal confirmed that the Chief Executive ordered him...

Duterte to march the streets to support the Bangsamoro Basic Law

Posted on Monday, 14 January 2019 04:37 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana confirmed on Monday (January 14) that President Rodrigo Duterte plans to fly to Cotabato City to join a massive rally on January 18...

Duterte fires Bacolod City police chief, 4 others for illegal drugs

Posted on Monday, 14 January 2019 10:41 AM | No Comments
BACOLOD CITY, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte sacked Bacolod City Chief of Police PSSupt. Francis Ebreo over the weekend for his alleged involvement in drugs and for “making the people...