DOJ sets formal subpoena for Pimentel

April 07, 2020
A formal subpoena will be sent next week to administration Sen. Aquilino 'Koko' Pimentel III requiring him to answer charges that he violated quarantine protocols when he brought his pregnant wife to a hospital despite being a person under investigation for COVID-19.

DPWH continues to help fight COVID-19

DPWH Secretary Mark A. Villar said about 18,000 pieces of surgical face masks, 1,000 pieces of N95 masks, and 90 pieces of  personal protective equipment were received from two Chinese construction groups on Holy Monday, April 6, by DPWH, as donation to help in the Philippine government’s effort to halt the spread of the coronavirus

P1K aid each for 90% of PH population urged

A House leader on Tuesday proposed to give 90 percent of Filipino P1,000 each as emergency assistance during the extended enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) in Luzon as a former House leader questioned the exclusion of distressed overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) to social amelioration and adjustment programs under a new law designed to defeat the coronavirus disease-19 (COVID-19).