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Bong Revilla back in Sandigan for bail hearing


Senator Ramon “Bong” Revilla Jr. arrived at the Sandiganbayan on Thursday for the continuation of his bail hearing on plunder.

Posted: October 16th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

COA: P25M spent on ‘ghost’ calamity in Isabela

The Commission on Audit has found a host of “red flags,” like excessive costs and unauthorized signatories, in the contracts of public works projects worth P16.9 billion that 12 contractors cornered in 2009 and 2010. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

The Commission on Audit (COA) has uncovered alleged ghost deliveries of relief purchased with the P25-million pork barrel allotments of two party-list lawmakers and meant for victims of a calamity in Isabela province in 2013.

Posted: October 15th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Local officials mull federal form of govt to speed up countryside development

Mayor Leoncio Evasco Jr. of Maribojoc, Bohol (Photo from www.maribojoc.gov.ph)

Some local government officials have started talking about pursuing a federal form of government, especially in the wake of the controversy over the Aquino administration’s Disbursement Acceleration Program and the scandal over the pork barrel scam, which they think have only highlighted the unequal distribution of funds among the regions.

Posted: October 8th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Jinggoy Estrada presses Guingona to probe Malampaya funds

Jinggoy Estrada (2)

Detained Sen. Jinggoy Estrada on Tuesday called for a change in the leadership of the Senate’s ribbon committee, again criticizing its chair, Sen. Teofisto Guingona III, for its handling of the P10-billion congressional pork barrel scam investigation and the delay in investigating the alleged irregularities in the Malampaya Fund’s use.

Posted: October 1st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Palace: No objection to Enrile hospital arrest

Presidential Spokesperson Abigail Valte. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Malacañang has no objection to the decision of the Sandiganbayan to allow Senator Juan Ponce Enrile to remain in hospital detention.

Posted: September 27th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »