House ways and means committee chair Joey Salceda (Albay) said the report that more than 70,000 elementary students in Bicol cannot read in both English and Filipino is “a ticking economic time bomb.”
President Rodrigo Duterte believes the next Philippine president will be a Bicolano.
Despite his "strongman" tag, President Rodrigo Duterte said it was difficult for him to declare martial law in Mindanao last year.
President Rodrigo Duterte is just one of the countless Filipinos amazed by Mayon Volcano's majestic view despite the smoke and lava it emits.
President Rodrigo Duterte told mayors from Mindanao to talk to him instead of Vice President Leni Robredo, who he said cannot understand them.
Senator Leila de Lima is all praises for PO1 Vincent Tacorda who resigned from service as he could no longer stand the illegal activities of his peers and superiors which included extrajudicial killings and planting of evidence.
Senator Francis “Chiz” Escudero has urged his fellow Bicolano, Senator Leila de Lima, to remain strong while she is detained for drug-related charges.
Starting from one percent in the surveys, former grassroots lawyer-turned-lawmaker Leni Robredo completed her improbable win as country’s vice president-elect, the first Bicolano in history to hold the said position.