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‘Leon Guerrero’ to enter graft plea another day

The Sandiganbayan First Division has deferred the arraignment of ex-Senator Lito Lapid for graft over the alleged anomalous purchase of overpriced fertilizers in 2004 when he was still governor of Pampanga.

Drilon, Lapid, Ambolodto take private jet to Misamis sortie

It's no secret that most politikos like to travel in style. In the case of some Liberal Party (LP) senatorial candidates, traveling by private jet has become a preferred mode of transportation this campaign season. Senatorial bet Ina…

Lapid wants to go to Germany for tourism confab

Facing a graft case in the alleged anomalous purchase of overpriced fertilizers worth P5 million when he was still Pampanga governor in 2004, Senator Lito Lapid has sought permission before the Sanduganbayan First Division to allow him to…

Lapid’s arraignment set on March 10

Senator Lito Lapid's arraignment before the Sandiganbayan First Division has been reset to March 10, 2016 regarding the grafrt case against him over P5 million questionable purchase of fertilizers when he was still governor of Pampanga.

Lapid wants case dismissed

Senator Lito Lapid has asked the Sandiganbayan First Division to dismiss the graft case against involving the alleged anomalous purchase of overpriced P5 million worth of fertilizers in 2004 that was allegedly overpriced.

Cold payback: Scribe hits Lapid for jilting GMA

When the chips were down, "Leon Guerrero" wasn't there for former president Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo. In his Manila Times column, senior scribe Efren Danao said that former action movie star Senator Lito Lapid simply didn't repay Arroyo's…

Leon Guerrero’s son starts palengke tour

Senatorial aspirant Mark Lapid is trying to boost his chances in the polls by taking a few lessons from successful “Mr. Palengke” campaign of Mar Roxas when he ran for senator in 2004. The son of Sen. Lito Lapid was recently spotted…

Mark Lapid says dad Lito just a silent worker in Senate

Senatorial aspirant Mark Lapid came to the defense of his father, Senator Lito Lapid, amid criticism that the latter failed to accomplish anything notable throughout his stint as a lawmaker. Speaking to dzMM on Wednesday (Oct. 14),…

Nancy Binay’s top five facepalm moments

It's been over two years since Vice President Jejomar Binay's daughter, Nancy Binay, won a senate seat. It's been a pretty eventful stint to say the least, with Nancy already having more "facepalm moments" in that span of time than…

Spotted: Lito Lapid takes a helicopter ride in Isabela

He may have starred in tons of action movies in the past but Senator Lito Lapid seldom appears on television nowadays. The senator however recently made his presence felt on social media when he was spotted touring an island in Isabela via…

Who are the most disliked senators

Seven senators posted double-digit disapproval ratings in the latest Pulse Asia survey on awareness and performance ranking. In a survey from May 30 to June 5, 2015, detained Senator Ramon "Bong" Revilla Jr. received the worst…

13 senators: EDCA is invalid

Thirteen senators, led by Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago, have declared that the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement (EDCA) between the Philippines and the U.S is invalid unless it is submitted to the Senate for concurrence.…

Mark Lapid tries celebrity fad diet

Tourism Infrastructure Enterprise Zone Authority chief Mark Lapid has began a strict food diet to lose weight and build muscle. The son of Senator Lito Lapid, who is reportedly running for senator next year, has changed his eating habits…