“The President does not interfere with his department heads, because they are his alter egos; they know what the President’s program is with respect to relations with other countries. So ‘pag sinabi ng department head ‘yan, ‘yan ang posisyon ng Presidente,” he said.
This according to the Bureau of Immigration (BI), is the policy that the bureau will be strictly observing as it launched anew an anti-corruption program for its personnel as part of its management’s campaign to professionalize its ranks and boost its reputation as one of government’s frontline service agencies.
Surigao del Norte Rep. Robert Ace Barbers urged the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) to file charges against candidates involved in illegal drug operations despite their victory in the recently-concluded elections, especially if evidence is very strong and convincing.
STILL unidentified arsonists hit the San Pablo Central Elementary School in San Pablo, Zamboanga del Sur around 11 p.m. Wednesday destroying one of the eight defective Vote Counting Machines deposited in one of the schoolrooms, a Police Regional Office 9 report said yesterday.