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Speaker to ‘unconditionally’ support friend Sara in 2022

By Filane Mikee Cervantes  FRIENDS. House Speaker Lord Allan Velasco and Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte take a selfie before hitting the road in a 300-kilometer motorcycle ride in November 2019. The event from San Pedro, Laguna to Marinduque was for the benefit of earthquake victims in Mindanao. (Photo courtesy of Rep. Velasco) MANILA (Philippines News Agency)– Speaker … Continue reading

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Sara, Joy, Gwen top performing officials: survey

By John Rey Saavedra   TOP PERFORMERS. (From left) Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte, Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte, and Cebu Governor Gwendolyn Garcia top a July 2021 survey that rated local officials’ performance. The RP-Mission and Development Foundation said the initiative was meant to assess how their constituents rate them and aid in hatching better programs. (File … Continue reading

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Other possible prexy bets ‘no chance’ vs. Sara, Go: Panelo

By Ruth Abbey Gita-Carlos   Presidential daughter and Davao City Mayor Sara Z. Duterte (L) and Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go.  (File photos)  MANILA (Philippines News Agency)– Other potential presidential candidates in the 2022 national elections do not stand a chance against Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte and Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go, Chief Presidential Legal Counsel Salvador … Continue reading

Lakas-CMD renews alliance with Sara Duterte’s HNP
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Lakas-CMD renews alliance with Sara Duterte’s HNP

By Filane Mikee Cervantes   House Majority Leader Martin Romualdez (File photo) MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – The Lakas-Christian Muslim Democrats (CMD) has renewed its alliance agreement with the regional party Hugpong ng Pagbabago (HNP) of Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte ahead of next year’s elections, House Majority Leader Martin Romualdez said on Wednesday. In a national executive … Continue reading

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Spare Davao Covid-19 cases from politicking, Sara tells Leni

By Che Palicte   Davao City Mayor Sara Z. Duterte (Photo courtesy of City Information Office)  DAVAO CITY (Philippines News Agency)– Mayor Sara Z. Duterte lashed out at Vice President Leni Robredo as she urged her to avoid involving the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) surge in Davao City in her attempt at politicking. The mayor’s remarks came after Robredo … Continue reading

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Stay united, strong vs. pandemic: Davao mayor

By Prexx Marnie Kate Trozo   Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte (Photo courtesy of Davao-CIO) DAVAO CITY (Philippines News Agency)– In time for the celebration of the 123rd Philippine Independence on Saturday, Davaoeños were reminded they can emerge victorious from the Covid-19 pandemic through adherence to safety protocols. Mayor Sara Duterte, in a statement, told her constituents “it … Continue reading

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Sara, Bong destined to run in 2022 polls: Panelo

By Ruth Abbey Gita-Carlos   WILL THEY? Davao Mayor Sara Duterte and Senator Bong Go consistently place among the topnotchers in surveys for the 2022 presidential polls. They are shown with the President prior to the enthronement ceremony of Japanese Emperor Naruhito in October 2019. (Photo courtesy of Sen. Bong Go) MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – Davao City Mayor … Continue reading