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Lakas-CMD officially adopts BBM-Sara tandem

By Filane Mikee Cervantes   (Photo taken from the official Facebook page of Sara Duterte)  MANILA – The Lakas-Christian Muslim Democrats (CMD) announced on Wednesday it has officially adopted former senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. as its presidential candidate and confirmed Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte as its vice presidential candidate for the 2022 elections. During the Lakas-CMD’s … Continue reading

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Normal for Duterte, Sara to support different bets

By Azer Parrocha   President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and Mayor Sara Duterte (presidential file photo) MANILA – It’s normal for President Rodrigo Duterte and his daughter Davao City Mayor and vice presidential aspirant Sara Duterte to support different candidates in the May 2022 elections, Malacañang said Tuesday. Cabinet Secretary and Acting Presidential Spokesperson Karlo Nograles made this remark … Continue reading

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Sara starts ‘fight’ with appeal to support nat’l gov’t

By Che Palicte   Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte (left) and Ferdinand Marcos Jr. (Facebook photo) DAVAO CITY  (Philippines News Agency)– Mayor Sara Duterte appealed for unity and support for the current administration, saying all Filipinos want a peaceful nation. She also thanked anew her supporters who challenged her to run for a national position. “Now I … 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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Banner stories of Manila’s leading newspapers, Wed. Nov. 13, 2019

Banner stories of Manila’s leading newspapers, Wed. Nov. 13, 2019  By the Philippines News Agency INQUIRER – Drilon: ‘Build, build, build’ dismal failure PHILIPPINE STAR – ‘VP’s drug war to be relentless’ MANILA BULLETIN – Bloody debate on 2020 budget seen DAILY TRIBUNE – Rody’s pick, not Sara MANILA TIMES – Police open to ending ‘Tokhang’ MANILA STANDARD – Tax hike … Continue reading