Duterte: Empower ‘kababayans’ thru ELCAC

By Ileana Cortes CEBU CITY, Cebu, July 26 — President Rodrigo Duterte said the administration has been making strides in addressing the root causes of the armed conflict against communists by empowering the “kababayans” or fellow countrymen through the National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NTF ELCAC).  During his sixth and final… Read More Duterte: Empower ‘kababayans’ thru ELCAC

PCOO all set for SONA 2021, Duterte Admin to remain focused on pandemic response in last year

By Kate Shiene Agna MANILA — Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) Secretary Martin Andanar on Sunday said the government under the Duterte Administration has its eyes fixed on responding to the needs of the people, especially those affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, in the last year of President Rodrigo Duterte’s leadership. “Ang focus ng ating… Read More PCOO all set for SONA 2021, Duterte Admin to remain focused on pandemic response in last year

Duterte adds 100K allowance for Tokyo 2020 athletes

By Melinda Quinones QUEZON CITY — President Rodrigo Roa Duterte approved an additional P100,000 games allowance to all 19 Tokyo Olympians and 6 Paralympians “as token and to celebrate the achievement of the athletes qualified for the Olympics and Paralympics.” The said amount is an addition to the previously approved $1000 allowance given by the… Read More Duterte adds 100K allowance for Tokyo 2020 athletes

Gov’t, partners award more permanent shelters; inaugurate 2nd mosque in Marawi

By Kate Shiene Agna MARAWI CITY — Residents of Marawi City, especially families of internally displaced persons (IDPs), are now starting to feel the benefits of the ongoing massive rehabilitation efforts in the only Islamic City in the country. On Thursday, Task Force Bangon Marawi Chairman Secretary Eduardo Del Rosario led the awarding of 170… Read More Gov’t, partners award more permanent shelters; inaugurate 2nd mosque in Marawi

Duterte reiterates desire to end war with rebel groups

His Excellency Rodrigo Roa Duterte MANILA, July 2 (PNA) — President Rodrigo Roa Duterte led on Friday the change of command of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) at Camp General Emilio Aguinaldo where he reiterated his desire to end the atrocities with the Communist Party of the Philippines- New People Army (CPP-NPA), Moro… Read More Duterte reiterates desire to end war with rebel groups

Duterte plays campaign song to remind Cabinet, Filipinos of his anti-corruption drive

By Lilian C. Mellejor DAVAO CITY, June 1 (PNA) — The Tuesday night press conference turned melodramatic when President-elect Rodrigo Duterte played his campaign jingle to serve as guideline to the people in government and the Filipinos on his anti-corruption drive and his all-out war against illegal drugs and criminality.It was his answer to a… Read More Duterte plays campaign song to remind Cabinet, Filipinos of his anti-corruption drive

INCOMING DUTERTE CABINET HOLDS FIRST MEETING

Some members of the incoming Duterte Cabinet meet in Metro Manila on Wednesday, May 25, 2016. Photo from Roldan Gorgonio Facebook account who tagged incoming Nat’l Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr. Photo supplied. DAVAO CITY – Prospective Cabinet appointees of President-elect Rodrigo Duterte said they had an informal gathering on Wednesday night, May 25, in… Read More INCOMING DUTERTE CABINET HOLDS FIRST MEETING

It’s Rody, Leni !

MANILA – The Congress, sitting as National Board of Canvassers, officially announced Friday evening that Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte and Congresswoman Leni Robredo have officially won the May 9 presidential and vice-presidential elections, respectively, based on the Board’s final tally of votes. Duterte and Robredo are expected to be proclaimed Monday as the Philippine’s… Read More It’s Rody, Leni !