Cops nabbed alleged hit man in murders of Maguindanao engineers

COTABATO CITY -- Police in Maguindanao announced Monday they had arrested over the weekend a man allegedly hired to kill two engineers in Datu Montawal town. Town police head Chief Insp. Erwin Tabora said Ehsan Ali, a resident of Barangay Pagagawan, Datu Montawal, admitted he murdered the two engineers in exchange for money. "He admitted to the crimes after being paid to do the job," Tabora said. Ali was the primary suspect in the murder last year of Datu Montawal Engr. Mustapha Andoy. He allegedly received P200,000 for killing the municipal engineer, but did not name who ordered him to do it. Tabora said Ali also admitted he ambushed Engr. Joseph Adam of Malitubog-Maridagao ...Keep on reading: Cops nabbed alleged hit man in murders of Maguindanao engineers.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Jan 28th, 2019Related News

NIA Engineer Slain in Maguindanao

A still unidentified riding-in-tandem assailant shot dead an engineer of the National Irrigation Administration (NIA) along the national highway in the town of Datu Montawal (formerly Pagagawan) in Maguindanao Tuesday afternoon. Chief Insp. Erwin Tabora, Datu Montawal police chief, identified the victim as Engr. Joseph Adam, former municipal engineer of Datu Montawal and currently works […].....»»

Source: Metrocebu MetrocebuCategory: NewsJan 23rd, 2019Related News

Makati blames Junjun Binay allies for delay in 2019 budget approval

MANILA, Philippines – Congress isn't alone in having delays in approving budgets , as Makati City has its own showdown for the city budget.  City spokesperson and legal officer Michael Camiña accused opposition councilors – allied with former mayor Jejomar Erwin "Junjun" Binay Jr – of supposedly "holding hostage" the 2019 budget ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsJan 19th, 2019Related News

SUSPECTS OR FALL GUYS?: Councilor’s aides tagged in Mandurriao ambush

ON JANUARY 6, 2019, Senior Superintendent Martin Defensor, Iloilo City police director, was every bit uneasy as investigators were still in the dark regarding the murder of Mercedes “Ging-Ging” Nava and her companion Erwin Fontillas two days before. Apparently, pressure was mounting on the Iloilo City Police Office to solve the deaths of Mercedes Nava, […] The post SUSPECTS OR FALL GUYS?: Councilor’s aides tagged in Mandurriao ambush appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Source: Thedailyguardian ThedailyguardianCategory: NewsJan 7th, 2019Related News

Davao City launches online payment of taxes on January 7

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 05 January) – The City Government of Davao will launch an online payment system to provide business owners a more convenient way to settle their taxes starting January 7, 2018, City Treasurer Erwin Alparaque said. In an interview on Friday, Alparaque said the City Government has arranged with two government-owned banks […].....»»

Source: Mindanews MindanewsCategory: NewsJan 5th, 2019Related News

Davao City collects PhP 8.55 billion in taxes in 2018

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 05 January) — The City Government of Davao ended 2018 with some P8.55 billion in revenues collected from the local businesses, exceeding its target of P7.8 billion, City Treasurer Office Erwin Alparaque said. Alparaque said in an interview Friday that the local government exceeded its target of P7.8 billion in tax […].....»»

Source: Mindanews MindanewsCategory: NewsJan 5th, 2019Related News

It turns out Napoles was not moved to Correctional despite court order

MANILA, Philippines – Janet Lim Napoles  was supposed to have been moved to the national jail on December 28, 2018, but the new year came and went and the convicted plunderer remained at the Camp Bagong Diwa in Taguig. During a hearing on Friday, January 4, it was brought up that Napoles’ lawyer Erwin Legaspi ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsJan 4th, 2019Related News

FALSE: Father of Ateneo Bully a police scalawag

Claim: The father of an Ateneo Junior High School student in the  bullying incident caught on a now-viral video is a policeman who was assigned at one point in Mindanao for being a scalawag. On Saturday, December 22, the Facebook page Raffy Tulfo Supporters uploaded a video from Radyo Pilipinas, which featured an interview with former ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsDec 25th, 2018Related News

Bago City farmers get P4.2-M in equipment, livelihood

By: Erwin Nicavera  BACOLOD CITY – The City of Bago in Negros Occidental distributed PHP4.2-million worth of farm equipment and livelihood to 14 associations on Thursday. The turn-over ceremony was led by Mayor Nicholas Yulo and City Agriculturist Carlito Indencia at the City Agriculture Office in Barangay Balingasag. Yulo said the city government recognizes the need […] The post Bago City farmers get P4.2-M in equipment, livelihood appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Source: Thedailyguardian ThedailyguardianCategory: NewsDec 16th, 2018Related News

Binay Jr. arraigned on graft raps

Former Makati City Mayor Jejomar Erwin "Junjun" Binay Jr. has finally been arraigned on multiple charges in connection with the P2.3-billion Makati City Hall Building II, nearly three years after his indictment. He refused to enter a plea so the Sandiganbayan Third Division entered a not guilty plea for him during his arraignment on Friday. The court set his pretrial on Jan. 18. Binay Jr. was charged with four counts of graft, six counts of falsification and one count of malversation in connection with the supposedly rigged bidding for the last three phases of the five-phase project. The six counts of falsification and two of the four counts of graft covered phases 4 to 5 of...Keep on reading: Binay Jr. arraigned on graft raps.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Dec 10th, 2018Related News

Top micro firms named

Who would have thought that a simple fishball-making business would earn a simple entrepreneur top spot in the 2018 edition of Citibank's Microentrepreneurship Awards (CMA)?   Certainly not Erwin Ramos of Bulacan, who turns "bidbid" fish into fishballs and other processed products.   Last Friday, Ramos was presented the CMA Microentrepreneur of the Year award in ceremonies held at the Metropolitan Museum of Manila, Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas Complex, Manila.   In 2011, Ramos, together with his wife Lanie, experimented with the use of bidbid fish---considered a nuisance in bangus fishponds---as base ingredient for fishballs.   In time, they ven...Keep on reading: Top micro firms named.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Dec 8th, 2018Related News

Man slain in Naga City buy-bust

NAGA CITY - A man was shot and killed by police in a buy-bust operation in Naga City Saturday morning, police said. A police report said Mark Erwin Pacay was the target of a buy-bust in Barangay (village) Del Rosario at 12:45 a.m. During the transaction, the suspect allegedly noticed that he was transacting with police and pulled out a caliber .38 revolver. Police fought back and killed the suspect....Keep on reading: Man slain in Naga City buy-bust.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Dec 1st, 2018Related News

MISLEADING: P800,000 Yolanda vs P200,000 Marawi shelters

Claim: Each of the temporary bunkhouses for typhoon Yolanda victims cost P800,000 as opposed to the temporary shelters for Marawi residents which cost P200,000. The state-run People’s Television Network (PTV) made the claim in their October 20, 2017 report comparing the two housing projects as reported by Erwin ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsNov 22nd, 2018Related News

PAO forensics chief rides on anti-vaccine movement despite scientific evidence

Public Attorney’s Office Forensics chief Erwin Erfe is drawing parallels between the investigation into the deaths being attributed to the Dengvaxia vaccine project and the growing anti-vaccination movement in the United States. Erfe in a series of Facebook posts likened the ongoing investigation into the previous administration’s controversial vaccination project with the anti-vaccination movements calls […] The post PAO forensics chief rides on anti-vaccine movement despite scientific evidence appeared first on Interaksyon......»»

Source: Interaksyon InteraksyonCategory: TopNov 21st, 2018Related News

Classes in Capiz suspended due to TD ‘Samuel’

By: Felipe V. Celino ROXAS CITY, Capiz – Classes in pre-school and elementary levels, both in private and public schools, were suspended in preparation for tropical depression “Samuel.” Vice Mayor Erwin Sicad, officer-in-charge (OIC) of the Roxas City hall, was the first to declare the suspension. Other towns also issued the similar declaration. According to Provincial […] The post Classes in Capiz suspended due to TD ‘Samuel’ appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Source: Thedailyguardian ThedailyguardianCategory: NewsNov 21st, 2018Related News

Junjun Binay vows to build district hospital

Former Makati mayor Jejomar Erwin “Junjun” Binay Jr. promised on Thursday that the construction of a city government-funded hospital in the city’s first district would be his first infrastructure project ?if he wins the mayoral race in 2019......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsNov 17th, 2018Related News

Junjun Binay wants Makati back as most competitive city

Former Makati mayor Jejomar Erwin “Junjun” Binay Jr. yesterday vowed to make the city reclaim the top spot in the Cities and Municipalities Competitiveness Index if he wins in the 2019 elections......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsNov 15th, 2018Related News

Duterte names ex-Task Force Davao commander Erwin Neri as ISAFP chief | News

President Rodrigo Duterte has tapped Major General Erwin Bernard Neri, a former head of Task Force Davao, as the new chief of the Intelligence Service of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (ISAFP)......»»

Source: Manilanews ManilanewsCategory: NewsNov 13th, 2018Related News

Junjun Binay cites barangay execs’ role in local governance

Barangay officials should be empowered as they play a key role in local governance, former Makati mayor Jejomar Erwin “Junjun” Binay Jr. said yesterday......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsNov 12th, 2018Related News

Sandigan OKs Junjun Binay’s Hong Kong trip

The Sandiganbayan has granted the request of former Makati mayor Jejomar Erwin “Junjun” Binay Jr. for a four-day trip to Hong Kong together with his children......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsNov 10th, 2018Related News