The proclamation was signed by Speaker Arroyo in 2003 during her presidency to amend Proclamation No 843 dated April 26, 1971, which reserved the Tala Estate for various government uses by segregating an area of 14 hectares from the parcel reserved for Civic Center purposes of the city government.
Malacanang dismissed as “nonsensical and pompous” the suggestion of Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV for members of the Kapa-Community Ministry International Inc. (KAPA) to file an impeachment complaint against President Rodrigo Duterte for shutting down its operations because of its alleged involvement in investment scam.
THE camp of Dr. Bryan Sy, the co-owner of WellMed Dialysis and Laboratory Center implicated in the dialysis treatment scam involving the Philippine Health Insurance Corp., yesterday asked Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra to order the immediate release of the physician from detention at the National Bureau of Investigation.
“None. This is just a factual question answerable by just yes or no, but is very important for PhilHealth and other agencies disbursing public funds for the benefit of claimants to know in order to verify the legitimacy of a claim and prevent fake, illegal and fraudulent transactions,” Drilon said.
TV and radio personality Gretchen Fullido revealed recently (through her lawyer Atty. Cesar Jimenea) that she was preparing and psyching herself up to “undergo the rigors of trial” in her sexual harassment case against two executives of broadcast network ABS-CBN.
IN an unfortunate case of “wow mali” (wrong) viber post, I-Pacman party-list Rep. Mikee Romero virtually exposed himself as supporter of speaker candidate and Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Velasco ahead of the 54-strong Party-list Coalition Foundation Inc. (PCFI) decision to choose the speaker-wannabe they would be supporting, a lawmaker bared yesterday.
INTERIOR and Local Government Secretary Eduardo M. Ano and Philippine National Police chief Director General Oscar D. Albayalde yesterday led the formal activation of the new PNP Integrity Monitoring and Enforcement Group (PNP-IMEG) created to go after rogues in uniform.
NATIONAL Capital Region Police Office director, Major General Guillermo Lorenzo T. Eleazar yesterday assured Metro Manila residents of a continuing aggressive police crackdown against illegal guns and criminality in the metropolis amid their success in enforcing the gun ban from January 13 to last Wednesday.
A PHILIPPINE National Police Child Development Center or pre-school daycare centers may soon sprout in all 17 police regional offices to help cater to the needs of children of police uniformed and non-uniformed personnel, the Journal Group learned yesterday.
OVER a dozen suspected New People’s Army rebels led by a namesake of Communist Party of the Philippines self-exiled founding leader Joma Sison were charged with murder over the killing of a 57-year-old vendor in Baleno, Masbate, a Police Regional Office 5 report said yesterday.