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Ombudsman’s GCTA probe covers ex-BuCor chiefs Faeldon, Dela Rosa

Sep 11, 2019 - 2:52 PM

Deputy Minority Leader Carlos Zarate extracts the confirmation from the Office of the Ombudsman as it defended its proposed 2020 budget in the House plenary

PRISONS CHIEFS. Two former BuCor chiefs, now Senator Ronald dela Rosa (R) and the controversial Nicanor Faeldon (L) before the resumption of the inquiry into the release of convicts through GCTA oN September 5, 2019. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

Uy retains governorship of Zamboanga del Norte

May 19, 2019 - 4:30 PM

The winners in the congressional races are Romeo Jalosjos Jr (1st district), Glona Labadlabad (2nd district), and Isagani Amatong (3rd district)

PROCLAIMED. Reelectionist Zamboanga del Norte Governor Roberto Uy (2nd from left) is proclaimed by the Provincial Board of Canvassers on May 18, 2019, after he defeated challenger Representative Seth Frederick Jalosjos in a close fight. Rappler photo

Jalosjos proclaimed mayor in Dapitan

May 18, 2019 - 4:42 PM

(UPDATED) Reelectionist Mayor Rosalina Jalosjos is finally proclaimed as the winner, defeating her challenger, former Dipolog City mayor Evelyn Uy

DAPITAN CITY MAYOR-ELECT. Members of Dapitan Board of Canvassers proclaim Mayor Rosalina G. Jalosjos winner. Rappler file photo

Ex-barangay chief Marjorie Jalosjos is new DILG assistant secretary

Jul 12, 2017 - 11:34 AM

The new DILG official will oversee programs for cops and soldiers wounded in action

APPOINTED. President Rodrigo Duterte signed Marjorie Jalosjos' appointment papers on June 26.

House ousts Floirendo from Commission on Appointments

May 08, 2017 - 6:40 PM

Representative Antonio Floirendo Jr s removal from the House contingent to the Commission on Appointments comes a day before a House probe into his banana firm s operations

CONFLICT BETWEEN FRIENDS. Davao del Norte 2nd District Representative Antonio Floirendo Jr is facing a graft complaint and congressional probe, all thanks to Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez. Photo courtesy of Malacañang

Senate, House bills seek to establish PH space program

Oct 27, 2016 - 4:32 PM

In the Philippines at least 4 agencies are handling functions that are usually done by a space agency The proposed PhilSA will be an attached agency of the Office of the President

Dapitan, Zamboanga del Norte officials clash over quarry operations

Oct 26, 2016 - 8:30 AM

The Provincial Engineering Office has been extracting sand and gravel at a stream in Dapitan’s remote Barangay Aseniero without a permit

CONTESTED OPERATIONS. The issue stems from the extraction conducted by the Provincial Engineering Office at a stream in Dapitan’s remote Barangay Aseniero since July 2014. Photo by Gualberto Laput/Rappler

House panel to probe drug trade in Zamboanga del Norte

Oct 15, 2016 - 6:34 PM

The House committee on dangerous drugs will hold public hearings in the province following the testimony of a convicted cop at the congressional inquiry into the drug trade at the New Bilibid Prison

Zamboanga del Norte gov: I’m a drugstore owner, not a drug lord

Oct 06, 2016 - 8:47 PM

Suspended Governor Roberto Uy challenges congressman Seth Jalosjos to a debate after the latter links him to drug trade inside Dipolog City jail

ROBERTO UY. Governor Roberto Y. Uy (center) answers questions from journalists while flanked by Provincial Spokesman Praxides Rubia and Dipolog City Councilor Cyril O. Ruiz. (Provincial Information Center)

Jalosjos links governor, policeman to Zamboanga del Norte drug trade

Sep 27, 2016 - 12:24 AM

Jalosjos says there are 4 known drug lords – one of them shot dead last August 19 – who have been safe inside the walls of Dipolog City Jail

SAME AS BILIBID. Zamboanga del Norte 1st District Representative Seth Frederick Jalosjos allege in a privilege speech on September 21, 2016, that the drug trade happening in the national penitentiary is also happening in Dipolog City Jail.

Zamboanga del Norte lawmaker escapes assassination try

Apr 27, 2016 - 12:09 PM

UPDATED Reelectionist congressman Seth Frederick Jalosjos says the incident happened at the campaign rally of the Alliance of Parties for Progress Nacionalista Party in La Libertad Zamboanga del Norte

SHELL. Representative Seth Frederick Jalosjos shows an empty M16 shell recovered near his car. All photos by Gualberto Laput/Rappler

Escudero condemns Duterte for rape joke, but defends Jalosjos

Apr 23, 2016 - 7:43 AM

The vice presidential candidate says the former congressman who is supporting him went through a tribulation remorseful and actually paid for his mistakes

Super typhoon-proof dome houses to rise in Dapitan

May 26, 2015 - 2:51 PM

UPDATE Monolithic dome houses can withstand typhoons of up to 400 kph and are built at a low cost of P290 000 per unit

THE FUTURE. A man walks by monolithic dome houses built in Indonesia. Photo from Michael Scott

Belmonte, lawmakers back youth rep in disaster councils

May 18, 2015 - 5:05 PM

The National Youth Commission is pushing for youth representation in national and local disaster risk management councils to ensure their voice is heard

Jalosjos bares plan to build 7-star resort in Zambo del Norte

Apr 23, 2015 - 3:34 PM

The former Zamboanga Del Norte representative owner of Dakak Beach Resort wants to transform Aliguay Island off Dapitan into a posh resort

Miriam: No to VIP treatment of inmates, senators

Jun 21, 2014 - 1:35 PM

Santiago says It does not matter whether you’re a Johnny caught picking pockets or a Johnny charged with plunder All detainees and prisoners whether common criminals or senators should have the same accommodations

Redemption for former Filipino tennis standout Patrombon

Mar 25, 2014 - 4:24 AM

Once the ninth best junior tennis player in the world Filipino prodigy Jeson Patrombon has shown flashes of his early brilliance in the Olivares Cup after a precipitous fall from grace

RETURN TO PROMINENCE. Jeson Patrombon, once one of the best junior tennis players in the world, is finding a second life in the Olivares Cup. Photo from Wikipedia

Disqualified: SC junks Jalosjos appeal

Jun 19, 2013 - 12:34 PM

The SC upholds Comelec s decision that disqualified Jalosjos from running for mayor last May

CONVICTED RAPIST. The Supreme Court dismissed Romeo Jalosjos’ petition to run for Mayor of Zamboanga City. File photo by Rappler/Paterno Esmaquel II

Makati RTC judge convicted of graft, malversation

May 22, 2013 - 11:12 PM

A Makati regional trial court judge was convicted for a crime he committed 12 years ago when he was mayor of Dapitan City

Pagadian election roundup

May 14, 2013 - 12:39 PM

Elections in Pagadian City wound up with reports of harassment technical glitches and vote buying

‘Hello, Macky’ for LP in Zambo Norte?

May 02, 2013 - 9:00 AM

An audio clip reveals a man who sounds like police Superintendent Reynaldo Maclang talking openly about working for gubernatorial bet Roberto Uy

PARTISAN? Supt Reynaldo Maclang, Police Public Safety Company commander in Zamboanga del Norte, is reported caught in a recording expressing support for gubernatorial candidate Roberto Uy. Photo by Gualberto Laput

LP: Voters’ list in Zambo Norte town padded

Apr 18, 2013 - 9:09 PM

Government data show however that Roberto Uy is juxtaposing the number of 2013 registered voters with the 2010 total population thus the seemingly improbable ratio

ALLIES. Dipolog Mayor Evelyn Uy assists President Benigno Aquino III in laying the capsule during the groundbreaking ceremony of a road project. Photo by Gualberto Laput

The Supreme Court and last-minute mayors

Apr 16, 2013 - 1:03 PM

The high court goes double time resolving election cases from 2010 a few months before another round of local elections

‘It’s war’ down in Zamboanga Norte

Mar 31, 2013 - 5:01 PM

The rivalries – between two camps that consist of 5 political families – have been marred with unsolved killings strafings and arrests of media men

EARLY CAMPAIGNING. Liberal Party bets' tarpaulins at the old Dapitan City Hall on Good Friday. Photo by Gualberto Laput

Election peace pact just for show – Zamboanga bets

Mar 28, 2013 - 3:40 PM

More than half of candidates for provincial and congressional posts snub covenant signing for peaceful elections

THE ORGANIZERS: (From left) Police Supt Devin Ceriales, deputy provincial commander; Atty Tomas Valera, provincial election supervisor; and Maj Gen Ricardo Rainer Cruz III, commander of the Army's 1st Infantry Division. Photo by Gualberto Laput

Aquino visits Zambo Norte amid tight races

Feb 05, 2013 - 7:16 AM

Zamboanga del Norte is home to tight one on one races for major posts between LP and other parties

SCREENSHOT of the Team PNoy commercial

Can’t ‘rewind’ succession, Dapitan has 2 mayors

Jan 29, 2013 - 8:35 PM

The sitting Mayor Patri Chan says she just wants a written order from the DILG reinstating her as elected vice mayor and she will give way to newly installed Mayor Agapito Cardino

Photos by Gualberto Laput

Jalosjos seeks SC help

Jan 21, 2013 - 7:55 PM

Jalosjos says Comelec deprived him of his right to due process when it disqualified him from running for mayor

Comelec bars Jalosjos, brother from running

Jan 16, 2013 - 5:13 PM

The Comelec says it is obliged to abide by the final judgment issued by the judiciary

Crucial ingredient in Zambo 'pot'

Sep 16, 2012 - 10:45 AM

The youth can change Zamboanga City s political landscape a speaker says during Rappler s MoveZambo event

Jalosjos, Bullet

Jan 01, 2012 - 8:00 AM