By Nikko Dizon
Rehabilitation czar Panfilo Lacson on Friday submitted to President Benigno Aquino III an 8,000-page, eight-volume master plan for the rehabilitation of provinces hardest hit by Supertyphoon “Yolanda” in November last year.
By Maricar B. Brizuela and Nikko Dizon
On the fifth death anniversary of former President Corazon Aquino on Friday, her youngest daughter Kris Aquino turned emotional as she asked for support and prayers for President Benigno Aquino III who, the celebrity host said, was “doing a good job” running the country.
An emotional Philippine President Benigno Aquino III called his opponents desperate Monday and expressed confidence that many people will carry on his reforms even if he is stopped by a bomb.
By TJ Burgonio and Arlyn de la Cruz; Correspondent at large
President Benigno Aquino III used his Cabinet meeting on Friday to declare that he is standing by Budget Secretary Florencio Abad and is rejecting his offer of resignation on Thursday.
In February 1990, Sen. Juan Ponce Enrile was charged with “rebellion complexed with murder” for his alleged participation in the deadliest military coup against President Corazon Aquino in December 1989.