“The trust given by the public to Tingog is the reason why we are here. We cannot afford to disappoint them. Thus, with the support of the President Rodrigo Duterte administration and the public, Tingog will do its share to realize its vision for a progressive Eastern Visayas,” said Romualdez after Tingog ranked 18th out of 134 party-list groups with 387,019 votes as of Thursday.
Representative Vicente Veloso of Leyte’s Third District secured another three-year term while Subic Mayor Jefferson “Jay” Khonghun won over reelectionist Zambales Vice Governor Angel Magsaysay-Cheng. Others opted not to run including former police official and now Daanbantayan, Cebu Mayor Vicente Loot.
Members of the team are department heads of the local government unit (LGU) and a DILG representative such as DILG provincial director in case of provincial government, DILG city director in case of city government, or DILG municipal local government operations officer in case of municipal government. There should also be one representative from a civil society organization or people’s organization.
In Manila, those who were subjected to a mandatory drug test were drivers working at two of the country’s biggest ports: the Manila International Container Port located in North Harbor, Tondo, Manila; and the Port of Manila located in South Harbor, Port Area, Manila.
“We find it desperate that, on the eve of the Philippine midterm elections, the vociferous detractors of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte would use an American comedy show, aired on Netflix, to demonize the chief executive and his government in its episode entitled ‘Brazil, Corruption and the Rainforest’ before the global audience,” Andanar said in a statement yesterday.
With 96.17 percent of election returns already transmitted as of 7:30 a.m. yesterday, Dela Rosa, a member of Philippine Military Academy ‘Sinagtala’ Class of 1986 will become the 2nd ex-PNP chief to become a Philippine senator with more than 18 million votes, the 1st being Sen. Panfilo ‘Ping’ M. Lacson of PMA ‘Matatag’ Class of 1971. Dela Rosa appears to be the 5th placer in the race for the 12-man Senate seat.
This was asserted by Philippine Constitution Association (Philconsa) President Martin Romualdez, returning Leyte first district congressman, after nine senatorial bets endorsed by President Duterte and re-elected Davao City Mayor and Hugpong ng Pagbabago (HNP) chairperson Sara Duterte gave clear indication of winning the 2019 midterm elections based on partial and unofficial results.
“Thinking that one’s own race and culture are superior, and insisting on transforming or even replacing other civilizations is stupid in its understanding and disastrous in practice,” Xi said at the opening ceremony of the Conference on Dialogue of Asian Civilizations in Beijing.
PHILIPPINE National Police agents across the country seized nearly P12.2 million in different bills which were all used in vote-buying and selling incidents on the eve of election and right on the actual day of the national and local polls, the PNP reported yesterday.