PNP CHIEF BATO DELA ROSA FOR SENATOR?

WHY NOT? BY ROGER M. BALANZA Who does not want to be senator?, thus said controversial Philippine National Police (PNP) chief General Ronald “Bato” dela Rosa when asked if he may run for senator after his retirement. On DZMM Teleradyo  on Thursday, April 11,  Bato said he is open to the idea of taking a crack at a Senate seat  in the 2019 midterm elections. Bato has become  the most controversial figure  in the administration of President Rodrigo Duterte, largely due to his role in the highly-criticized anti-illegal drugs campaign. The Duterte administration is accused by human rights groups as … Continue reading PNP CHIEF BATO DELA ROSA FOR SENATOR?

COMMUNIST REBELS DRIVING AWAY INVESTORS FROM MINDANAO

Insurgency more pressing problem of banana exporters Why are government agencies so focused on issues like aerial spraying and land rental when the bigger problem is peace and order, which is driving the investors away? Steve Antig, Executive Director of … Continue reading COMMUNIST REBELS DRIVING AWAY INVESTORS FROM MINDANAO

President Duterte says Mexican drugs cartel already in the country

PHILIPPINES USED AS TRANSSHIPMENT POINT By Joann Santiago President Rodrigo R. Duterte on Wednesday said Mexico’s Sinaloa illegal drugs cartel is using the Philippines for transshipment. In his speech during the courtesy call of volunteers of the Parish Pastoral Council … Continue reading President Duterte says Mexican drugs cartel already in the country

Davao Sur town police chief critically wounded, drug suspect killed in drug operation

Police chief Sr. Inspector Ricky Boy Alemania Remoroza of Magsaysay in Davao del Sur was critically wounded during a drug operation at Sitio Upper Kasuga in this town on Wednesday morning. Remoroza sustained gunshot wounds on his chest and stomach … Continue reading Davao Sur town police chief critically wounded, drug suspect killed in drug operation

Napolcom set to examine evidence vs 3PNP ‘narco-generals’

rug warillegal drugs By Christopher Lloyd T. Caliwan The National Police Commission (Napolcom) has already gathered pieces of evidence for its investigation on three of the five Philippine National Police (PNP) who are allegedly involved in illegal drugs. Napolcom Vice … Continue reading Napolcom set to examine evidence vs 3PNP ‘narco-generals’

PAOLO DUTERTE DARES ‘GREAT DRUG RAID’ PLANNERS TO COME TO DAVAO

Davao City Vice Mayor Paolo  Duterte has dared planners of the rumored ‘Great Drug Raid’ to carry out their dirty tactics to discredit Mayor Rodrigo Duterte’s successful campaign against illegal drugs. Mayor Duterte is running for President in the coming … Continue reading PAOLO DUTERTE DARES ‘GREAT DRUG RAID’ PLANNERS TO COME TO DAVAO