Senate President Aquilino "Koko" Pimentel III has called on colleges and universities to take a more proactive stance in monitoring the activities of fraternities and similar organizations following the death of freshman law student Horacio…
Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process would rather that President Rodrigo Duterte refrain from making changes to the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) before Congress deliberates on it.
With martial law in effect in Mindanao for more than a month now and no indication of President Duterte revoking it anytime soon, Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III sees the need to hold another round of briefing with top…
The attack by the Maute group in Marawi City appear to constitute only insurrection or even probably sedition, martial law victims’ lawyer and veteran Sen. Rene Saguisag said Thursday (June 1).
Senate President Aquilino "Koko" Pimentel III isn't stopping Senator Leila de Lima from asking the court to allow her to attend sessions and vote on crucial bills-- but he's not exactly supportive of it either.
Senator Francis Pangilinan has denied the Liberal Party is behind moves to remove Senator Aquilino "Koko" Pimentel III as Senate President.
The departure of Alan Cayetano from the Senate has sparked hopes of the Liberal Party-bloc senators to wrest control of the Upper House from Senate President Koko Pimentel as payback for kicking them out of the majority last February.
President Rodrigo Duterte considers former Environment Secretary Gina Lopez a big loss to his Cabinet but he admits he is helpless in saving her.
Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III has downplayed reports that his party, the Partido Demokratiko Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban), is obbying for the appointment of lawyer Mark Kristopher Tolentino as replacement to…
There may be no actual destabilization plot clearly in sight but Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III said on Friday (Mar. 24) that there appears to be effort to make President Rodrigo Duterte step down from office before 2022.
Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III downplayed Senator Antonio Trillanes IV's prediction that President Rodrigo Duterte will be “convicted” if the impeachment complaint ends up in the Senate, given the seriousness of the charges…
Senate President Aquilino "Koko" Pimentel III has come to the defense of President Rodrigo Duterte after Senator Francis Pangilinan said democracy, not dictatorship, should prevail in the country.
Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III on Thursday (Mar. 23) categorically stated that there’s no effort by the ruling party, the Partido Demokratiko Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban), much more a marching order to have Vice…
Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III on Thursday urged the Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) to help in disseminating to the public the federal system of government.
Senate President Aquilino "Koko" Pimentel III on Sunday (Mar.19) has aired his apprehension that the filing of an impeachment complaint against President Duterte could be but part of a bigger sinister plan against the Chief Executive
There's a "big chance" for an impeachment complaint against Vice President Leni Robredo to prosper in the House of Representatives given Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez's clout, Senate President Aquilino "Koko" Pimentel III said.
Senate President Aquilino "Koko" Pimentel III on Friday (March 10) sought to allay fears over the possible declaration of martial law by saying President Rodrigo Duterte will only do it if there's basis.
Senate President Koko Pimentel tried his hand to be a peacemaker between Communications Secretary Martin Andanar and the Senate media at a buffet restaurant in the Mall of Asia Wednesday night.
Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III has endorsed banker Antonio Moncupa to be the next governor of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP).
Koko's stand on death penalty is not based on religion
Contrary to human rights groups' claims, there is no international treaty barring the Philippines from reimposing the death penalty since the Senate did not ratify the Second Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political…
Senator Antonio Trillanes IV got his comeuppance at Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II-- who once called him "sundalong kanin," "stupid senator" and "coward" by blocking his confirmation by the Commission on Appointments.