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89 drivers test positive for drugs in PDEA%u2019s Oplan Harabas

89 drivers test positive for drugs in PDEA’s Oplan Harabas

account_balanceMetro Manila access_time4 days ago

A total of 89 drivers have tested positive for illegal drug use during the conduct of Oplan Harabas, a simultaneous drug test on drivers in key ports nationwide. Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency director Aaron Aquino said the drug test covered 5,0...

Abalos family take key Mandaluyong positions

Abalos family take key Mandaluyong positions

account_balanceMandaluyong access_time4 days ago

Three members of the Abalos family have secured three top positions in Mandaluyong City in the recently concluded 2019 midterm elections. Incumbent Mayor Carmelita “Menchie” Abalos of Partido Demokratikong Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan defeate...

MMDA removing campaign materials in metro manila

Metro Manila poll campaign trash: 200 tons!

account_balanceMetro Manila access_time4 days ago

The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority has collected 29 truckloads, or about 200.37 tons, of discarded election-related materials in Metro Manila. The agency on Friday said its Metro Parkway Clearing Group hauled campaign trash in the Nationa...

Halalan 2019 articles

Makati centenarian still votes

chrome_reader_modeMay 13, 2019 loyalty

Many elderly voters of Makati City went to polling precincts early Monday to avoid the long queues that typically build up from midday to late afternoon of election day. Among these elderly folk was 100-year-old Marolina Mendoza, a registered voter of Makati for more than 40 years, who voted at a p...

Mayor Binay leads pre-election surveys

chrome_reader_modeMay 11, 2019 loyalty

With only a few days left before the May 13 midterm elections, independent surveys showed Makati Mayor Abby Binay leading consistently by a wide margin against other mayoral candidates. In the latest non-commissioned survey conducted by the RP-Mission and Development Foundation Inc. from May 4 to M...

Various groups endorse Makati Mayor Binay, Team Performance

chrome_reader_modeMay 10, 2019 loyalty

Several organized groups representing different sectors in Makati have come forward to endorse Mayor Abby Binay and her entire Team Performance slate, declaring their full support in the upcoming elections. The groups include Tropang Makati, which consists of former supporters of Kid Peña wh...

INC endorses Binay’s Team Performance in Makati

chrome_reader_modeMay 08, 2019 loyalty

Makati Mayor Abby Binay on Wednesday expressed her gratitude to the Iglesia ni Cristo for endorsing her and her fellow candidates under Team Performance. The INC also endorsed reelectionist Vice Mayor Monique Lagdameo and Rep. Luis Campos, and the mayor’s father, former Vice President Jejomar...

Former VP Binay eyes free skills training for Makati residents

chrome_reader_modeApril 15, 2019 loyalty

Former vice president Jejomar Binay on Monday vowed to establish a scholarship fund to provide free skills training to residents of Makati City if he was elected as congressional representative. “One of the first things I would do is to establish a scholarship fund with the Technical Educatio...

Del Rosario to prioritize health, education in Makati

chrome_reader_modeApril 05, 2019 loyalty

Makati City vice mayoral candidate Monsour del Rosario on Thursday vowed to prioritize health and education should he win in the May 13 midterm elections. The former action star turned congressional representative also vowed to serve all residents of Makati City and not just a select few. Del Rosa...

Former VP Binay praises Makati mayor

chrome_reader_modeApril 02, 2019 loyalty

Former vice president Jejomar Binay on Monday described his daughter, Makati Mayor Abby Binay, as a true performer and a good administrator who deserved to be reelected for a second term in the May 13, 2019, midterm elections. Binay reaffirmed his support for the mayor, saying she had aptly named h...

Junjun Binay cleared in parking building raps

chrome_reader_modeMarch 22, 2019 loyalty

The Court of Appeals has cleared former Makati City Mayor Jejomar Erwin "Junjun" Binay Jr. of administrative charges over alleged anomalies in the construction of the P2.28-billion Makati City Hall Parking Building II. In a March 18, 2019, resolution penned by Associate Justice Edwin Soro...

Jojo Binay accompanies daughter Abby on Makati rounds

chrome_reader_modeMarch 21, 2019 loyalty

With two of his children vying for mayorship of Makati in the 2019 midterm elections, it was inevitable for former vice president Jejomar Binay to choose whom to support between daughter Abigail and son Jejomar Jr. The Binay patriarch is running for Makati congressional representative under the sla...