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Sara Duterte to become next DepEd chief: Marcos Jr.

By Filane Mikee Cervantes  Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte and former senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. (File photo) MANILA – Presumptive president Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. on Wednesday said his running mate and vice presidential frontrunner Sara Duterte has agreed to take the helm of the Department of Education. “I think I am already authorized to announce … Continue reading

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Local execs of vote-rich Pangasinan back Sara’s VP bid

Vice-presidential aspirant Sara Duterte thanks the crowd at the San Nicolas municipal hall on Saturday (April 30, 2022) for their time to meet and listen to her advocacies for the country. (Contributed photo) SAN NICOLAS, Pangasinan (PNA) — Local officials of the sixth district in this vote-rich province on Saturday vowed to give Davao City Mayor … Continue reading

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Former president GMA introduces Sara as next VP

Vice presidential aspirant Sara Duterte (Photo from HNP Facebook page) LUBAO, Pampanga – A day before celebrating her 75th birthday, former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo introduced Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte to the Pampagueños as the “next Vice President of the Republic of the Philippines.” Macapagal-Arroyo, the country’s 14th President, spent most of her life here, where the … Continue reading

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OPINION: Comedic nightmare

LETTERS FROM DAVAO By Jun Ledesma Comedic nightmare WITH just two months to go before May 29 elections, the air smells of murk and campaign speeches rise to a crescendo heavy with identical promises. Debates are no longer informative and entertaining save for the incisive questions from Prof. Clarita Carlos.  Watching and listening to so many … Continue reading

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Sara celebrates women’s day in Bulacan

Vice Presidential aspirant Sara Duterte says women are good community partners especially in driving a lively economy. Duterte was in Guiguinto, Bulacan to celebrate International Women’s Day on March 8, along with Presidential candidate Bongbong Marcos and UniTeam senatorial bets. (HNP photo) GUIGUINTO, Bulacan – Vice Presidential aspirant Sara Duterte on Tuesday honored Filipino women and recalled the bravery … Continue reading

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Sara quashes Domagoso-Duterte hype

Vice-presidential bet and Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte (left) with presidential candidate Ferdinand Marcos Jr. (Photo courtesy of Mayor Inday Sara Duterte Facebook)  MANILA – Vice-presidential candidate Sara Duterte has reiterated her loyalty to running mate Ferdinand Marcos Jr. and rejected pairing schemes with a rival candidate. In a Facebook post while on break during the UniTeam’s Negros Occidental … Continue reading

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Marcos, Duterte widen lead in Pulse Asia survey

By Jelly Musico  Presidential candidate Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos and running mate Sara Duterte (File photo) MANILA – Presidential candidate Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. and running mate Sara Duterte continued to be the top contenders for the May 9 elections, according to the latest survey conducted by Pulse Asia from Jan. 19 to 24 this year. Marcos widened … Continue reading