Crime rate down, 12k bgys drug free

“Malaking bahagi kayo sa naging tagumpay ng mas pinaigting na peace and order councils (POCs), anti-drug abuse councils (ADACs) at people’s law enforcement board (PLEB) sa labang tuluyan nang tapusin ang mga problema ng ating lipunan,” Año said during the Pre-SONA (State of the Nation Address) forum of the Participatory Governance Cluster (PGC) held in Cebu City.

Go vows support for movie industry

July 11, 2019
Pursuant to P.D. No. 1459, an Executive Committee was formed to handle MMFF. In 1977, P.D. No. 1647 reconstituted the Executive Committee and transferred the management of the MMFF to the Office of the Metro Manila Commission, the precursor of today’s Metro Manila Development Authority.

Pinoy suicide bombers worry Palace

In a joint press conference of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) and Philippine National Police (PNP) on Wednesday, police spokesman Col. Bernard Banac said the DNA sample of suspected suicide bomber Norman Lasuca, said to be in his 20s, matched the DNA of his mother, Vilman Lasuca.

Ex-DoH chief faces new set of raps over Dengvaxia

July 11, 2019
The charges filed were reckless imprudence resulting in homicide under Article 365 of the Revised Penal Code; torture resulting in the death of a person and torture committed against children under Republic Act 9745, the Anti-Torture Act of 2009; and for violating RA 7394, the Consumer Act of the Philippines, particularly, the mislabeling of drugs and devices, liability for defective products, and liability for product and service imperfection.

First pinoy suicide bomber confirmed

“After a thorough investigation and forensic examination, the Regional Crime Laboratory Office of the Police Regional Office 11 has revealed that one of the suspected suicide bombers in 1st Brigade Combat Team temporary headquarters in Indanan, Sulu last June 28 can be concluded as a Filipino,” PNP spokesman Colonel Bernard M. Banac and his AFP counterpart Brigadier General Edgard Arevalo said in a joint press statement.

Duterte, Nur meet again

July 10, 2019
Apart from Duterte, also present at the meeting were Senator Christopher “Bong” Go, Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea, Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Carlito Galvez Jr. and Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piñol, who is being eyed by the President as his “point man” in the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM).