Pangasinan solon faces trial

March 24, 2019
THE Sandiganbayan has decided to proceed with the trial of graft charges filed against Pangasinan Rep. Amado Espino and several individuals after it found sufficient evidence to sustain their indictment for their alleged involvement in illegal mining of black sand along Lingayen Gulf.

Machine helper dies of heat stroke

PO1 Kevin Laiz of the Manila Police District (MPD)-Moriones Police Station 2 said Angelito Cruz, 51, of 1645 Yakal St., Tondo, Manila, was found dead at around 9 a.m. by the victim’s co-worker Aldwin Gloria, 43, of 1617 Yakal St., when the latter visited him that morning to remind him about his duty that day.

‘Missing ingredients’ in Mindanao peace cited

March 24, 2019
FOLLOWING continuing clashes between military forces and armed Abu Sayyaf and Maute militants in several parts of Mindanao in past weeks, broadcast journalist and senatorial candidate Jiggy Manicad called on the government to focus on improving social services and social cohesion, nothing that these were “missing ingredients” in the peace efforts in the region.