Vote-Buying in the Philippines: A Threat to Fair and Honest Elections


Challenges of Combating Vote-Buying in Philippine Elections The persistence of vote-buying and selling in Philippine elections, despite stringent regulations and clear warnings, is a grave concern for the democratic process. These illicit practices, involving the exchange of money, gifts, or favors for votes, undermine the very foundations of fair and honest elections. The fact that … Read more

President Duterte Not Keen On Supporting Presidential Bet

President Duterte

President Duterte: “Okay man ang tingin ko sa kanila except for a few misgivings about the danger of falling into the hands of, or getting into a trap of the communists.” PRESIDENT DUTERTE — The Philippine President said that he’s not keen on supporting a presidential candidate in the 2022 elections. A calm President Duterte … Read more

Nograles Says President Duterte’s “Revelations” About Presidential Bets Based On “Vetted Intel Reports”

Karlo Nograles

President Duterte’s “revelations” about the presidential aspirants will be based on “vetted intel reports”, according to Nograles. NOGRALES — President Duterte’s “revelations” about the presidential aspirants for the 2022 elections will be based on “vetted intelligence reports” to which only the President would have access. Cabinet Secretary and acting Presidential Spokesperson Karlo Nograles gave this … Read more

Isko Moreno Says President Duterte Has Right To Name Bets He Deems Unfit To Be President

Manila Mayor Isko Moreno

Manila Mayor Isko Moreno: “Karapatan ni Pangulo na magsiwalat ng kabalastugan.” ISKO MORENO — Manila Mayor Francisco Domagoso said on Tuesday that it’s President Rodrigo Duterte’s right to name the presidential candidates who were supposedly unfit for the top post. During the press conference, Moreno said that it’s the right of the President to disclose … Read more

Lakas-CMD Sees Revival Of Partnership With PDP-Laban Following Adoption Of Sara Duterte


Lakas-CMD: “We welcome this development as an opportunity to renew our partnership with PDP-Laban” The Lakas-CMD party was swift in thanking the PDP-Laban party (Cusi faction) for adopting Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte as official vice-presidential candidate of the political party of President Rodrigo Duterte. In a statement, Lakas-CMD said that the party welcomed this … Read more

Antonio Trillanes IV Aims To Get Verified On YouTube

Former Senator Antonio Trillanes IV

Former Senator Antonio Trillanes IV aimed to get verified on YouTube ANTONIO TRILLANES IV — The former senator was appealing for more subscribers of his YouTube channel as he aimed to get verified on the platform. At present, the former senator has more than 50,000 subscribers on his YouTube channel. Citing COMELEC Resolution No. 10730, … Read more

PDP-Laban Cusi Wing Adopts Sara Duterte As VP Candidate


The Cusi-led PDP-Laban has adopted Sara Duterte as its vice-presidential candidate. The Cusi-led PDP-Laban has adopted Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte as its vice-presidential candidate for the 2022 elections. The party made the announcement on Friday after making a decision based on Mayor Sara’s “credentials, advocacies, and vision for our nation”. Also, the Cusi-led PDP-Laban … Read more

COMELEC Launches e-Rally Page For National Candidates


COMELEC launched an e-rally page for national candidates. COMELEC — The Commission on Elections has launched a platform that will provide free live streaming of e-rallies of national candidates for the 2022 elections. The Campaign S.A.F.E. COMELEC e-Rally Channel on Facebook will provide e-rally airtime to all bona fide candidates for the positions of President, … Read more