Senator JV Ejercito does not agree with Senator Dick Gordon on the filing of criminal charges against former President Noynoy Aquino.
Senate Blue Ribbon committee
ZAMBOANGA CITY — President Noynoy Aquino is not off the hook from the Dengvaxia controversy, as he may be among those who could be charged for the botched P3.5 billion dengue vaccination program, Senator JV Ejercito said.
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Sen. Richard Gordon was red in the face after his damning information against French pharmaceutical firm Sanofi Pasteur Inc. turned out to be a dud.
The head of the 10-member panel from the University of the Philippines-Philippine General Hospital (UP-PGH) said reports that the deaths of three children were due to the Dengvaxia vaccine were not yet final.
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Senate Secretary Atty. Lutgardo Barbo said the Senate has decided to scrap the scheduled transfer of former Bureau of Customs (BOC) Comm. Nicanor Faeldon to Pasay City jail because it was too unsanitary.
The restoration of the Old Custom House in Iloilo City is part of the Ilonggos’ collective desire to preserve and restore historical and heritage sites amid the on-going rapid developments in the city and the province.
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Former Customs commissioner and now Office of Civil Defense (OCD) Deputy Administrator Nicanor Faeldon on Monday (January 29) has asked the Supreme Court (SC) to free him from Senate detention so he can finally be with his newborn baby and…
Former Customs commissioner and now Office of Civil Defense deputy administrator Nicanor Faeldon faced the Senate Blue Ribbon Committee Monday -- the first time since he was detained after being cited in contempt September last year.
Senator Dick Gordon on Saturday pressed for transparency in the ongoing "discussions" between the Department of Health (DoH) and Sanofi Pasteur on how to deal with the Dengavaxia vaccine scandal.
Former Bureau of Customs (BOC) Comm. Nicanor Faeldon is singing a different tune after Blue Ribbon committee chair Sen. Richard Gordon granted his request to visit his pregnant wife, take his oath in his hew post, and undergo a heart…
The Senate blue ribbon committee has recommended a review of the intelligence network as well as the enforcement of existing laws of the Bureau of Immigration (BI), Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) and the Department of Labor and…
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The Senate blue ribbon committee will not have a hand in the plunder charges sought to be filed by the Volunteers Against Crime and Corruption (VACC) against former Pres. Benigno Aquino III and two of his former Cabinet officials over the…
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Detained Sen. Leila de Lima said Sen. Dick Gordon has fallen flat on his face in his effort to endear himself to President Rodrigo Duterte by embarrassing former President Noy Aquino in his appearance in he Senate hearing on the P3.5…
Senator Dick Gordon believes that as chairman of the Senate Blue Ribbon Committee tasked to investigate anomalies in government he has to “act like a district attorney.”
Senators Risa Hontiveros and Francis Pangilinan on Friday assailed Sen. Richard Gordon’s handling of the Senate blue ribbon committee’s hearing last Thursday on the dengue vaccine controversy.
Senator JV Ejercito on Thursday empathized with former president Noynoy Aquino after the latter faced on Thursday the Senate investigation on the Dengavaxia vaccine mess.
Senator Richard Gordon on Thursday assured former president Noynoy Aquino that he has no intention of besmirching his reputation when he called for a probe on the purchase of P3.5 billion worth of vaccine during his presidency.
The Food and Drugs Administration (FDA) has already placed French drug manufacturer Sanofi Pasteur under suspension and has directed the company to pull out all its products including the controversial dengue fever vaccine Dengvaxia.…
Former President Benigno Aquino III and two his key Cabinet officials, former Executive Secretary Paquito Ochoa and Department of Budget and Management (DBM) Sec. Florencio Abad have been inivted to appear in the Senate’s continuing…
Senator Richard Gordon smells something fishy about the speed with which P3.5 billion in government funds were made available for the procurement of the Dengvaxia vaccine against dengue.
Former President Benigno Aquino III may face new criminal raps for the Dengvaxia mess, Senator Dick Gordon said.
Senator Antonio Trillanes IV revealed today that Senator Dick Gordon funneled at least P50,000,000 of public funds to the national Red Cross as he sat as its chairman.
Ex-Customs chief Nicanor Faeldon deserves to be detained not at the Senate but the nearest city jail, Sen. Panfilo Lacson said early Friday.