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Inspector of Robredo plane fired

File photo of the wing wreckage of the doomed Piper Seneca plane that killed Interior Secretary Jesse Robredo last August 18. FILE PHOTO/AP

Two years after Interior Secretary Jesse Robredo died in a plane crash, the inspector who allegedly gave the fraudulent certifications on the ill-fated plane was finally dismissed from service.

Posted: September 26th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Fired CAAP airworthiness officer hoping for reversal of decision

The Late Interior Secretary Jesse Robredo. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

The airworthiness officer who gave the go-signal for the ill-fated plane of Interior Secretary Jesse Robredo to fly in August 2012 said Thursday that he was hoping that the order of the Ombudsman dismissing him from service would be overturned.

Posted: September 25th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Not too late to do a Robredo


President Noynoy should read between the lines: If something happens to retired Army Maj. Gen. Jovito Palparan in detention, he would be held responsible by the military.

Posted: August 19th, 2014 in On Target | Read More »

Robredo’s ‘tsinelas leadership’ remembered

‘TSINELAS’ SHOWS THE WAY Some 5,000 students, employees, friends and relatives of former Interior Secretary Jesse Robredo join the 4-kilometer Tsinelas Walk in Naga City on his second death anniversary on Monday. Led by Robredo’s widow, Camarines Sur Rep. Leni Robredo (third from left), the
“walkathon” highlighted the former Naga mayor’s favorite footwear that, people said, showed how ready he was to get his feet wet while doing his job. ALLAN REY CAMATA/CONTRIBUTOR

Call it following in his footsteps, a tribute to the man whom many extol for his “tsinelas (slipper) leadership.”

Posted: August 19th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,Regions,Regions | Read More »

Jesse Robredo ‘a good example’


Ernie Verdadero, former mayor of Milaor town in Camarines Sur province, who officiated the civil marriage of Jesse Robredo and Maria Leonor “Leni” Gerona, recalled Jesse in his late 20s as a simple guy, with no hint of larger-than-life image when he died at the age of 54.

Posted: August 18th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,Regions,Regions | Read More »