WATCH: Gemma Parina, an Anti-vaxxed Woman, Challenges President Duterte, Blaming Gov. Orders on Poverty and Corruption.

An anti-vaxxed woman questions President Rodrigo Duterte for allowing the country’s “no vaccination, no ride” policy, asking him to pay for her burial if she dies after taking the vaccine. “Wala akong vaccine may sakit ako sa puso eh… Ngayon kung magpapa-vaccine ako kahit ngayon din sa harapan ni Duterte kung mamatay ako, sasagutin niya? … Read more

President Duterte has been vaccinated with the Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccine

President Rodrigo Duterte receives his first dose of COVID-19 vaccine made by Chinese pharmaceutical company Sinopharm. To date, FDA has not yet issued an Emergency Use Authorization to Sinopharm. But it has given the Presidential Security Group a compassionate use permit for 10,000 Sinopharm doses. Vaccines w/ EUA currently available in PH: Sinovac, AstraZeneca, Sputnik … Read more

Pres. Duterte condemns the killing of Negros Occidental provincial govt consultant Mariano Antonio “Marton” Cui III

Presidential spokesperson Harry Roque says President Duterte ordered NBI to probe the death of Mariano Antonio “Marton” Cui III, consultant for hospital operations of Negros Occidental, who was gunned down last month. Cui was shot dead in San Carlos City last April 12, 2021. “Mariing kinukondena ng Pangulo ang pagpatay kay Mr. Mariano Antonio Cui … Read more

Duterte names Alleged Corrupt Lawmakers

President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday bared the names of lawmakers included in the list made by the Presidential Anti-Corruption Commission’s (PACC) of government officials allegedly involved in corruption. “The public should be aware that there is no hard evidence, that’s one… This is not an indictment, this is not to destroy you, but be careful,” … Read more

Richard Gomez Clarifies Issue About Refusal of OFW Returning Home

Ormoc City Mayor Richard Gomez would like to clarify the issue that reaches President Duterte that he refused to welcome repatriates Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW) in the city. Under the Balik Probinsya Program, OFW must be given equal constitutional rights to return back home and the government is to give them proper assistance without violating … Read more

LIVESTREAM: President Rodrigo Duterte to address the public on Monday, March 30, 2020

President Rodrigo Duterte to address the public on Monday “tentatively at 4:00 pm,” Presidential Spokesman Salvador Panelo says. According to Senate President Vicente Sotto III, “I expect to receive a report on [the] distribution of financial aid to the 18 million families of the informal sector, mass testing especially in urban areas, [and] prioritization of … Read more