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Duterte names OP exec as Bong Go’s replacement
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Duterte names OP exec as Bong Go’s replacement

Duterte names OP exec as Bong Go’s replacement By Azer Parrocha MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — President Rodrigo R. Duterte named Office of the President (OP) Undersecretary Jesus Melchor Quitain as officer-in-charge of the Office of the Special Assistant to the President (OSAP). Quitain has replaced former SAP Christopher “Bong” Go who resigned from his … Continue reading

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Bong Go vows ‘full service’ to Pinoys if elected to Senate

Go vows ‘full service’ to Pinoys if elected to Senate   MANILA (Philippines News Agency)  – Former Special Assistant to the President (SAP) Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go on Wednesday vowed to craft legislative measures that would help raise the quality of life for Filipinos if given a Senate seat. During his visit to fire victims in … Continue reading

Federalism shift won’t cause problems for national ID: PSA
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Federalism shift won’t cause problems for national ID: PSA

Federalism shift won’t cause problems for national ID: PSA By Azer Parrocha MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — The proposed shift to a federal system of government will not cause problems for the roll out of the national identification (ID) system, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) said on Saturday. PSA head Lisa Grace Bersales made this … Continue reading

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Imelda’s graft conviction draws mixed reactions

  Imelda’s graft conviction draws mixed reactions By Perfecto Raymundo, Jr. MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – The Sandiganbayan decision convicting former First Lady Imelda Marcos of seven counts of graft when she was still Metro Manila governor, drew mixed reactions from the public. “Okay lang, kasi hatol sa kanya. Iyon ang nararapat sa kanya (It’s … Continue reading

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Hugpong ng Pagbabago cements ties with QC officials

Hugpong ng Pagbabago cements ties with QC officials By Filane Mikee Cervantes MANILA (Philippines News Ageny) — The Hugpong ng Pagbabago (HNP) headed by Presidential daughter and Davao City Mayor Inday Sara Z. Duterte, on Friday officially forged an alliance with local government officials from Quezon City, through the local group Serbisyo ng Bayan Party … Continue reading