Comelec urges public to make use of holiday break to register as voters

Wed Dec 7, 2016  •  0
by: PNA
MANILA (PNA) -- The Commission on Elections (Comelec) on Wednesday urged the public to take advantage of the holiday break to register to be able to participate in the succeeding elections in the..

Comelec to proclaim 12 senators and 59 partylist representatives on Thursday

Wed May 18, 2016  •  0
by: Ferdinand G. Patinio
MANILA (PNA) -- Nine days after the May 9 national and local polls, the Commission on Elections (Comelec), sitting as the National Board of Canvassing (NBOC), has concluded the canvassing of 165..

ARMM teachers lauded for efficient May 9 poll duty performance

Wed May 18, 2016  •  0
by: John Unson
COTABATO CITY  ---- Failures in the conduct of the May 9 elections in certain areas in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao were manageable compared to the problems and the violence that..

Elected Marawi mayor vows to stop drugs, crimes

Sat May 14, 2016  •  0
by: Nash Maulana
MARAWI CITY — The newly elected mayor of the city vowed to fight proliferation of drugs, which had pushed the city’s professionals to form a movement called Save-Marawi.City elections officer..

Lanao Sur elects second woman governor after 4 decades

Sat May 14, 2016  •  0
by: Nash Maulana
MARAWI CITY - Lanao del Sur has elected the province's second woman governor, four decades after pre-martial law Princess Tarhata Alonto-Lucman was catapulted to power as the country's first..

Hataman, Lucman proclaimed

Sat May 14, 2016  •  0
by: Edwin O. Fernandez
COTABATO CITY - Its official. Regional Governor Mujiv Hataman of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) was reelected for his second term along with reelectionist Regional Vice Governor Al..

Cotabato governor gets last term to serve historic province

Fri May 13, 2016  •  0
by: John Unson
KIDAPAWAN CITY -- With unfelt opposition from four virtual unknowns, reelectionist Gov. Emmylou Taliño-Mendoza got her third and last mandate to govern the now centenary North Cotabato..

Comelec to hold special polls in 3 precincts in 3 Mindanao towns

Fri May 13, 2016  •  0
by: PNA
MANILA (PNA) -- Three precincts in three towns will hold special polls on Saturday, May 14, the Commission on Elections (Comelec) said on Thursday.The precincts are located in Sultan Kudarat,..

Gunmen kill reelected Shariff Aguak town councilor

Thu May 12, 2016  •  0
by: John Unson
SHARIFF AGUAK, Maguindanao ---- Suspected partisans shot dead a reelected municipal councilor on Wednesday night and blasted rifle grenades in the surroundings of his house in Shariff Aguak,..

Priest wins vice mayoral seat in Iligan, 2 others failed

Thu May 12, 2016  •  0
by: CBCP
MANILA — Only one of the three Catholic priests-turned politicians succeeded in their bid to be elected to public office. Fr. Jeemar Vera Cruz of Iligan diocese was proclaimed the new vice mayor..