A lawmaker from the House of Representatives wants another term for President Rodrigo Duterte, as the “undisciplined people” of the Philippines need a ruler with an “iron fist.”
Surigao del Norte
Senator JV Ejercito on Wednesday practically waged “war” against their political foes in San Juan City, the family of San Juan City Rep. Ronaldo Zamora following the grant of the Commission on Elections (Comelec) on the latter’s son,…
The House of Representatives’ dangerous drugs committee has recommended the passage of a legislation replacing the Bureau of Customs (BOC) with a new revenue-collecting agency “to avoid corruption and increase revenue collection”.
Surigao del Norte Ace Barbers wants Richard Tan charged in the P6.4 billion worth of shabu smuggled into the country despite a request from China Customs to give the businessman immunity.
Customs Commissioner Nicanor Faeldon will remain in his post amid the controversy surrounding the P6.5-billion shabu shipment from China that made its way into the country.
Bureau of Customs Commissioner Nicanor Faeldon will not step down from his post despite calls for his resignation over the entry of a shabu shipment worth P6.4 billion into the country.
Sen. Joseph Victor “JV” Ejercito is pushing for a probe on worsening pollution and degradation in some of the country’s prime island beach destinations despite efforts promoting environmental protection.
Senator Bam Aquino said that while earthquake drills help the people prepare for quakes, the government must do more to reduce the loss of life during strong tremors.
The Commission on Elections (Comelec) on Monday said the scheduled biddings for the acquisition of services and supplies for the October Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) will push through despite moves to postpone the electoral…
Following the strong earthquake which hit Surigao del Norte last week, Senator JV Ejercito wants buildings nationwide audited regarding their compliance to the building code.
President Rodrigo Duterte arrived in Surigao City, 301 kilometers northeast of here, past 1:00 p.m. Sunday to personally assess the damages from the 6.7-magnitude earthquake that struck that eastern city Friday night.
Vice President Leni Robredo may travel to Surigao del Norte on Valentine's Day to visit residents affected by the magnitude-6.7 earthquake that hit Surigao City on Friday (Feb. 10).
Malacañang has urged the public to continue the spirit of bayanihan and help one another out in the aftermath of the magnitude-6.7 quake that struck 14 kilometers northwest of Surigao City, Surigao del Norte Friday night (Feb. 10).
Rescue operations for the magnitude-6.7 quake that struck 14 kilometers northwest of Surigao City, Surigao del Norte Friday night (Feb. 10) are ongoing, Malacañang said.
The government is listening to the people's pleas and acting on them, after all.
Aside from the existing majority group, a new pro-administration bloc comprised of five male senators—all in their 40s—has been formed in the Senate.
Barbers accuses Pichay of identity theft, illegal takeover of Surigao del Norte mining firm
Be a man and yap outside of Congress.
House Majority Leader Rudy Fariñas said Thursday (October 13) that he would try to reach out to both Surigao del Sur Rep. Prospero Pichay and Surigao del Norte Rep. Robert Barbers in an attempt to pacify them.
House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez has no plans of reprimanding Surigao Del Norte Rep. Ace Barbers and Surigao Del Sur Rep. Prospero Pichay for cursing at each other and nearly trading blows during a public hearing.
President Rodrigo Duterte’s influence is just so strong that even some honorable congressmen in Batasang Pambansa couldn’t help but curse when they’re provoked.