NBI sets ‘graft’ probe on 76 top Customs execs

August 23, 2019
In a letter addressed to BoC commissioner, Rey Leonardo ‘Jagger’ Guerrero dated August 9, 2019 and coursed thru Atty. Jesus Balmores, BoC Human Resources chief, Atty. Antonio M. Pagatpat, chief of the NBI’s regional operations service, requested the BoC for copies of the officials’ PDS (personal data sheet) as well as copies of their respective SALNs (Statement of Assets, Liabilities and Networth).

Isko leads rites for Vitas slaughterhouse rehab

August 23, 2019
DESCRIBING the smelly, filthy and muddy state of the Vitas Slaughterhouse in Tondo as the symbol that Manila had been ‘raped,’ Mayor Isko Moreno and Vice Mayor Honey Lacuna yesterday led the groundbreaking ceremony for the new slaughterhouse compound, with a call for barangay officials in the city to work hand-in-hand with the city government or be left behind.

Wife shoots self, hubby inside car

August 23, 2019
Ellaine Timola died on the spot due to a gunshot wound in the head while her husband who remains under observation in a hospital also due to a lone bullet wound in the head was identified as Alex Timola. Both are 32 and residing at 942 Interior 17, Bilibid Viejo Street, Quiapo, Manila.

Isko cuts property taxes

August 22, 2019
Mayor Isko Moreno yesterday signed an ordinance reducing by 20 percent effective January next year, the current real property taxes in the city, as he called on delinquent taxpayers to take advantage of the amnesty being offered by the city which he said will last until the end of the year.

2 drug dealers gunned down

August 22, 2019
Suspects Jalal Mamariala Salamoden alias ‘Bon Jovie,’ a resident of Block 29, Addition Hills, Mandaluyong City and Sampiano Usman Rason alias ‘Sonny,’ of Laurel Street, Gate 1, Lifehome Subdivision in Barangay Rosario, Pasig City yielded a caliber .45 and a cal. .9mm semi-automatic pistol during the shootout in front of a convenience store along Felix Avenue corner Kabayanihan St. in Bgy. dela Paz at 2:01 in the morning.

Student nabbed over rape raps

August 21, 2019
A STUDENT tagged as one of the most wanted criminals in the metropolis who has been accused of rape was nabbed by joint members of the Eastern Police District and Pasig Police following an operation in Pasig City Tuesday night.

More ‘corrupt’ BoC personnel to lose jobs

August 20, 2019
BUREAU of Customs commissioner, Rey Leonardo ‘Jagger’ Guerrero, says the number of bureau personnel who could end up losing their jobs for involvement in corruption could further increase as his administration ramps up its anti-corruption campaign in compliance with the instruction of Pres. Rodrigo Duterte.

JASGEN gets ISO certification

August 20, 2019
MANILA Mayor Isko Moreno and Vice Mayor Honey Lacuna yesterday led the doctors, nurses and medical staff of the Justice Abad Santos General Hospital (JASGEN) in receiving an ISO certification for its world-class service.

QC joins fight against HPV

August 20, 2019
TO protect children and adolescents from vaccine-preventable diseases, the Quezon City government, the Department of Health (DoH), and the Department of Education (DepEd) introduced the inclusion of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine in the School-Based Immunization (SBI) program for all public elementary schools in Quezon City.