Duterte Appoints Samuel Martires as Ombudsman Replacing Conchita Morales

Samuel Martires Ombudsman

Supreme Court Associate Justice Samuel Martires is the new Ombudsman. Duterte appointed Martires as Ombudsman on Thursday, the day after the retirement of Conchita Carpio-Morales. Samuel Martires was the first Supreme Court Justice appointed by Rodrigo Duterte in 2017,  eight months after he assumed the presidency. He is a former fraternity brod More...

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Duterte not in hospital
By Jason Lewis Corpuz On Thursday, July 26th, 2018

Fake News: President Duterte Rushed to Hospital After Delivering SONA 2018

It is NOT TRUE that President Rodrigo Duterte was hospitalized after SONA 2018. It is fake news, says Malacanang, who reiterated that spreading such news about the president is illegal. Rumors about Duterte being More...

Duterte hospital checkup
By Jason Lewis Corpuz On Monday, July 23rd, 2018
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Duterte Goes to Hospital Sunday Night Before SONA 2018… But Only for Checkup

On the eve of his third State of the Nation Address (SONA), President Rodrigo Duterte was ‘taken’ to hospital. Malacanang confirmed Duterte’s hospital visit but said it was only for a checkup. Duterte More...

sona 2018 walangpasok
By Jason Lewis Corpuz On Thursday, July 19th, 2018

#WalangPasok July 23: Classes Suspended in Quezon City Due to SONA 2018

There will be no classes in Quezon City on Monday, July 23. The city government declared #walangpasok in all levels, public and private, due to SONA 2018. No classes in Quezon City for SONA 2018. (ABS CBN News) President More...

misencounter in Samar
By Randy Antonio On Friday, June 29th, 2018

Ambush or Misencounter in Samar? Soldiers Say Police were Mistaken for Rebels

Soldiers thought the police force they encountered in Samar were NPA rebels. Meanwhile, President Duterte took full responsibility for the ‘misencounter’ that led to the death of six policemen and injured More...

Sara Duterte Trillanes
By Randy Antonio On Thursday, June 14th, 2018

Sara Duterte Calls Senator Antonio Trillanes a Coward: ‘Such a disgrace’

‘You are a coward!’ Sara Duterte minced no words against Senator Antonio Trillanes after the latter brushed off their word war saying he has no time. Sara Duterte continued her attack on Senator Antonio More...

Sara Duterte president
By Brando Co On Wednesday, June 13th, 2018

Sara Duterte Will Run for President in 2022 to Succeed Her Father – Trillanes

Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio will run for president in 2022. That’s according to Senator Antonio Trillanes who says this is the only way President Rodrigo Duterte can hold on to power. Will Sara Duterte More...

Duterte kissing
By Jason Lewis Corpuz On Friday, June 8th, 2018

Duterte Will Keep Kissing Women Despite Criticisms: “That’s My Style in Politics”

President Rodrigo Duterte will not stop kissing women. As long as there are volunteers, Duterte said the kissing will continue. He defended it by saying it is his style in politics. The kissing will continue as More...

Ely Pamatong quo warranto
By Jason Lewis Corpuz On Thursday, June 7th, 2018

Ely Pamatong Files Quo Warranto Case Against Duterte: ‘President’s Win was Illegal’

We knew someone would try to use quo warranto against Duterte but nobody expected it to be Ely Pamatong. Yes, twice declared nuisance candidate Ely Pamatong filed a quo warranto case against Duterte on Wednesday! Former More...

Duterte chief justice choice
By Randy Antonio On Thursday, May 17th, 2018

Discrimination? No Woman for Next Chief Justice Says Duterte: ‘Hindi Babae!’

President Rodrigo Duterte does not want another woman as Chief Justice of the Supreme Court. What does he have against women? Can Duterte be accused of discrimination? I’m sure women’s groups will have More...