“I should have checked the veracity of the report to me,” Lorenzana said.
Panelo said after learning about his mistake, he immediately sent a text message apologizing to Robredo.
Chief Presidential Legal Counsel Salvador Panelo on Wednesday said he apologized to Vice President Leni Robredo for accusing her of boarding a military aircraft to deliver relief goods in typhoon-hit Catanduanes.
Senator Juan Miguel Zubiri’s heart goes out to Catanduanes.
MANILA – The Department of Energy (DOE) on Friday assured that there is enough supply of petroleum products in Catanduanes, which was heavily hit by Super Typhoon Rolly.
To help ease the suffering of those affected by the onslaught of Super Typhoon Rolly, the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) is providing free internet connectivity and charging devices to several typhoon-hit areas.
Senator Win Gatchalian on Thursday said there was P250 million in funds in the 2020 budget which electric cooperatives in typhoon-devastated areas could use to restore damaged power lines.
It could take months to restore power to a Philippine island of 260,000 people devastated by the country’s most powerful typhoon this year, the Red Cross said Tuesday.
A day after super typhoon Rolly badly hit Luzon, President Duterte left Davao City.
The people of Catanduanes need food and housing materials for the recovery after the province was battered by typhoon Rolly last weekend.
The most powerful typhoon to hit the Philippines this year destroyed tens of thousands of homes and killed at least 16 people, officials said Monday, as communications to the worst-hit areas remained cut off.
Vice President Leni Robredo immediately headed back to her home province, Camarines Sur, to extend assistance to residents affected by the onslaught of Typhoon Rolly.
President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday visited Guinobatan town in Albay province to check the extent of damages caused by typhoon “Rolly.”
MANILA – The provinces of Albay and Catanduanes incurred the heaviest damage during the onslaught of Super Typhoon Rolly on Sunday, the chief of the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) said Monday.
President Rodrigo Duterte is expected to return to Manila on November 3, according to Malacañang.
Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque urged people to stay indoors due to this year’s strongest Typhoon Rolly.
President Rodrigo R. Duterte continues to monitor the country’s preparations for the onslaught of Typhoon Rolly, Senator Christopher Lawrence Go said on Saturday.
Chief Justice Diosdado Peralta on Monday (April 27) directed all courts in certain areas in the country to remain physically closed until May 15.
Malacañang on Monday called on the public, especially those who will be directly affected by the onslaught of typhoon “Tisoy,” to remain vigilant and keep up to date with the latest weather warnings.
MANILA — Two earthquakes were recorded in Catanduanes on Saturday, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) reported.
Special Envoy tp China Ramon Tulfo Jr. faces a libel complaint over the articlespublished against Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) board member Sandra Cam.
More than 200 kilos of floating cocaine were recovered from the country’s territorial waters in Luzon and Mindanao for the past two months, a Philippine National Police (PNP) official said on Tuesday.
Special Assistant to the President now Senatorial Candidate Bong Go assured barangay leaders in Catanduanes that he will continue to be their bridge to President Duterte in the next three years.
The House committee on rules has formally invited Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno to appear in the panel’s next scheduled hearing in connection with the multi-billion flood control scam.