Engineer Eric “Beboy” Codilla is running for mayor of Ormoc City, under the Lakas-CMD party, for the up-and-coming 2019 midterm election. In October 2018, Codilla stated, in a radio interview, that he decided to run as a response to the insistent appeal of his supporters. He said that many Ormocanons...
The dreams of every Ormocanon – and even people from nearby municipalities – to have an Ormoc-Manila and Manila-Ormoc flights might come into a reality soon, following the inauguration of the renovated Ormoc City Airport on Thursday, May 9. Department of Transportation (DOTr) Secretary Arthur Tugade, along with Civil Aviation...
The incumbent representative of the 4th district of Leyte, Lucy Marie Torres-Gomez, is seeking her third and last term in the upcoming May 13 elections. The beautiful wife of Ormoc City Mayor Richard Gomez has been serving the district for quite some time already. However, despite the lady solon’s efforts...
Actor-turned-politician Richard Gomez was proclaimed city mayor on Wednesday, May 15, after getting a total of 77,977 votes in the 2019 midterm elections. The husband of Leyte 4th District Representative Lucy Marie Torres-Gomez defeated Engr. Eric “Beboy” Codilla, who garnered 29,981 votes, securing Richard a second term as local...
President Rodrigo Duterte signed Executive Order No. 77 that bans government officials from going on lavish trips abroad. It was signed in March 15 and was uploaded on March 21 in the government’s official website. The two-paged document contained detailed rules and regulations on traveling overseas exclusively for government personnel. The...
Senatorial candidate and former Special Assistant to the President (SAP) Christopher “Bong” Go took photos of President Rodrigo Duterte eating breakfast alone in a canteen in Davao City on March 25, 2019. The photos were immediately picked up and posted by various news outfits in the Philippines, generating mixed...
President Rodrigo Duterte turned 74 years old last March 28. On the eve of his birthday, he was surprised with a Philippine flag-themed cake by his government staff. His simple celebration was recorded on video and Duterte was seen making a wish before blowing his candle. He simply wished for...
Foreign and local trips by government officials and employees will soon become a thing of the past following the issuance of an executive order (EO) by President Rodrigo Duterte on March 15. Executive Order No. 77, prescribing the new rules and rates of expenses and allowances for official foreign and...
Actor-turned-politician Richard Gomez and his wife, Lucy Torres-Gomez, took their oath of office on Sunday, June 30, in the Ormoc City Superdome. The 53-year-old Kapamilya star will serve as Ormoc City mayor again, while his better half was reelected as Representative of the 4th District of Leyte. Mayor Richard vowed...
The presence of late Ferdinand Marcos’ daughter Irene Marcos in the opening of the Ateneo Areté’s Amphitheater enraged the majority of the students of Ateneo de Manila University (ADMU). The launch of the Areté’s Amphitheater was held in April 7, Thursday. In April 8, Monday, the Sanggunian ng mga Paaralang...
Paolo Duterte, son of President Rodrigo Duterte, is linked to an illegal drug trade according a video that recently went viral. The 7-minute clipped was uploaded on YouTube where a certain “Bikoy” revealed that Paolo and Waldo Carpio, agriculture assistant secretary and husband of Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte, are...
In an attempt to silence his critics, President Rodrigo Duterte threatened to suspend the privilege of the writ of habeas corpus last Thursday. But politicians from the opposition were quick to call out the President for his remark. Liberal Party President and Senator Francis "Kiko" Pangilinan told Duterte to focus...
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