Admin won’t tolerate Cardema’s ‘wrongdoing’ even if he’s an ‘ally’ – Palace

DAVAO CITY (May 22) — Malacañang on Tuesday, May 21, expressed dismay over former National Youth Commission (NYC) Chairperson Ronald Cardema’s action during the course of the midterm elections. This after the Palace received information that Mr. Cardema still presided over a meeting as NYC chairperson on May 15, three days after he filed a …

Motorboat with 49 passengers bound for island hoppinng sinks, all passengers safe

DAVAO CITY (May 22) – A motorboat carrying 49 people sank when they were about to leave Sta. Ana Wharf Sunday morning, but prompt rescue operations saved everyone and no one was hurt. At about 7:55 in the morning Sunday, May 19, MV Sam Christopher, an inter island motorboat was carrying 35 adults and ten …

Woman selling ‘child porn’ arrested in DavNor

DAVAO CITY- A suspected cyberpornographer who engages in child porn was arrested on May 6 in Sto. Tomas, Davao del Norte. The operation was conducted by the the Women and Children Protection Center-Mindanao Field Unit (WCPC-MFU) of the Philippine National Police (PNP) based in Zamboanga City in coordination with the Department of Justice-Inter-Agency Council Against …

Party-list sa mga Tulfo miharos og 2.6-M ka boto, Mocha Uson way suerte 119K lang

DAKBAYAN SA DABAW (Mayo 22)—- Way suerte ang 181 AA Kasosyo Party-list ni Mocha Uson bisan pa man sa iyang mga paningkamot. Sa pinaka-ulahing tala sa Commission on Elections (Comelec) ang ” AA-KASOSYO PARTY” nakakuha lang og 119,196 ka boto, samtang ang partylist sa mga Tulfo nga ACT-CIS nakakuha ug 2,609,055 o posible nga mapalingkod …

PH coordinating with Kuwait over probe on OFW’s death

MANILA — The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said the Philippines is coordinating with Kuwaiti authorities in investigating the death of a Filipino household worker in the Gulf state. “The Embassy is in close coordination with local authorities to gather evidence and investigate the untimely demise of the Filipina,” it said Friday. Reports said Constancia Lago …

Negative campaign vs. PRRD backfired at Otso Diretso: analyst

MANILA — The jabs of the opposition bloc Otso Diretso against President Rodrigo Duterte have only benefitted the administration’s senatorial bets after its candidates failed to make it to the top 12 senators in the mid-term elections, a political analyst said Saturday. Based on partial, unofficial results from the Commission on Elections (Comelec) as of May …

PDEA opens provincial office in NoCot

COTABATO CITY — As part of its expansion program to address the illegal drug problem that continues to hound local residents, the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) 12 (Soccsksargen) has put up a new office in Kidapawan City, North Cotabato province. The PDEA-North Cotabato office is located along De Mazenod Ave., Barangay Poblacion, Kidapawan City and …

Immigration stops five trafficking victims at Clark airport

DAVAO CITY (May 19) — Personnel of the Bureau of Immigration stationed at the Clark International Airport (CIA) in Angeles City, Pampanga intercepted five undocumented overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) who attempted to leave the country in the guise of being tourists. Immigration operations division chief Grifton Medina said the passengers, all women, were intercepted in …