Category Archives: Politics

Marcos lawyer: Robredo camp ‘afraid of truth’

MANILA – The legal team of Vice President Leni Robredo is seeking ways to scrap an election protest against her because they are “afraid of the truth,” a lawyer of of former senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos, Jr. said Sunday. The Supreme Court, sitting as the Presidential Electoral Tribunal, affirmed last week that the election protest… Read More »

3 dead in Cagayan de Oro shootout

CAGAYAN DE ORO — Three men were killed in a shootout at a busy street in Cagayan de Oro City on Sunday afternoon. Mawi Solaiman was shot dead by three unidentified motorcycle-riding gunmen while on duty as an employee of an “ukay-ukay” shop in Daumar-Yacapin Street. According to the police, one of the suspects has… Read More »

Pimentel to cops: Use ‘common sense’ in looming De Lima arrest

MANILA – Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III on Sunday appealed to law enforcers to practice common sense if they arrest Senator Leila de Lima in connection with her drug case. “Common sense dapat ang gamitin ng ating mga law enforcer. Number one, kung nasa session kami, huwag kaming istorbohin kasi sila mismo ay gumagawa… Read More »