Umalis close to winning Ecija gov, vice gov race

CABANATUAN CITY -- Former Gov. Aurelio “Oyie” M. Umali is moving closer to re-claiming his former seat at the capitol for the fourth time since 2007 after partial and unofficial election results showed him leading by a wide margin over his rivals in the gubernatorial race in Nueva Ecija, it was learned yesterday.

Massive Ecija vote-buying hit

STA. ROSA, Nueva Ecija -- Former Nueva Ecija Gov. Aurelio “Oyie” M. Umali yesterday expressed his dismay over the alleged massive vote-buying in the province which were allegedly left unchecked by the police and the Commission on Elections.

Cabanatuan SP session ‘snubbed’

May 08, 2019
CABANATUAN CITY -- The return of Vice Mayor Emmanuel Antonio “Doc Anthony” Umali to the Sangguniang Panglungsod as its presiding officer was greeted with mass absences by pro-Mayor Jay Vergara city councilors during the holding of two consecutive regular sessions last April 29 and May 6 here.

Woman steals ex-mayor’s wallet

RIZAL, Nueva Ecija -- A jobless woman who went to the house of a former municipal mayor to ask for financial assistance was nabbed shortly after stealing the official’s wallet containing money placed inside his pants’ pocket on Thursday afternoon here.