‘Breakaway’ MNLF group backs BOL

A faction of the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF), which emerged in the wake of an ouster move against Moro leader Nur Misuari as MNLF chairman a few years back, has thrown its support to the Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL). … Continue reading ‘Breakaway’ MNLF group backs BOL

Duterte to close down Congress if Charter mangled by Con-Ass

Congressmen warned against taking advantage of proposed constitutional change By Joann Santiago President Rodrigo R. Duterte on Wednesday called on lawmakers to do their part in changing the Constitution but warned them not to take advantage of it otherwise face … Continue reading Duterte to close down Congress if Charter mangled by Con-Ass

DUTERTE WANTS PARTTLIST SYSTEM ABOLISHED

Partylist lawmakers: Not abolition, but reform By Cielito M. Reganit President Rodrigo Duterte’s has called for the abolition of the partylist system under a proposed federal government. But two partylist lawmakers urged for a review of the party-list system law … Continue reading DUTERTE WANTS PARTTLIST SYSTEM ABOLISHED

President Duterte pushes for France-type of federal system of government

By Jelly F. Musico President Rodrigo Duterte has urged Congress to push for a federal system of government similar to France which follows a federal-presidential model. ”You know my advice to you is maintain a federal system, a parliament, but … Continue reading President Duterte pushes for France-type of federal system of government

MINDANAOANS WARN OF REBELLION AS DUTERTE IS ‘CHEATED’ IN POLL SURVEYS

SABOTEURS BEHIND PRE-POLL SURVEYS War drums are being banged as supporters of Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte denounce results of poll surveys consistently showing the Mindanaoan presidential candidate behind the other contenders. The frustration is loudest in Mindanao bordering on warnings … Continue reading MINDANAOANS WARN OF REBELLION AS DUTERTE IS ‘CHEATED’ IN POLL SURVEYS