No wonder the price of rice has hit the roof under President Rodrigo Duterte.
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President Rodrigo Duterte stripped Cabinet Secretary Leoncio "Jun" Evasco off his powers because he was supposedly "too shortsighted" at the height of the rice shortage during summer.
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Palitan na si National Food Authority administrator Jason Aquino - Senator Win Gatchalian
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Malacanang on Friday said President Rodrigo R. Duterte wanted to place the National Food Authority (NFA) under the Office of the President.
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A major revamp of the National Food Authority (NFA) is needed and first to be replaced is its administrator Jason Aquino, Sen. Bam Aquino on Monday said.
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Aside from school mates, long-time friends and Davaoeños, President Rodrigo Duterte seems to prefer former military generals for government posts.
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Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon on Wednesday (April 26) urged members of President Rodrigo Duterte's Cabinet to refrain from bickering in public while the ASEAN Summit is ongoing.
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A protege of Cabinet Secretary Jun Evasco has denied allegations by National Food Authority Administrator Jason Aquino that she was in cahoots with notorious big-time rice trader Jomerito “Jojo” Soliman in creating a rice cartel in the…
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You are not the Office of the President.
Malacañang tells fired Evasco protègè to shut up, stop sowing malicious intrigues between Duterte’s…
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Malacanang has put its foot down on the “malicious intrigues” being sowed by a dismissed protege of Cabinet Secretary Jun Evasco.
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Agriculture Secretary Manny Pinol has advised President Rodrigo Duterte to reject the separate proposals of Cabinet Secretary Jun Evasco and National Food Authority Administrator Jason Aquino to import rice in the middle of this year's…
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Bong Go's choir boy look and silent demeanor are just a front to his backroom maneuvers in the shadowy halls of Malacanang.
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President Rodrigo Duterte revealed that he personally sought out former Major Jason Aquino to head the National Food Authority (NFA) to insulate the rice import monopoly from corruption.
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President Rodrigo Duterte has fired a protege of Cabinet Secretary Leoncio Evasco for plotting to oust National Food Authority (NFA) Administrator Jason Aquino and trying to railroad the importation of rice during the harvest season.
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President Rodrigo Duterte has fired a female undersecretary after he suspected her of corruption because she pushed for importation even if it will put local farmers at a disadvantage.