Jose Peping Cojuangco - updates

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Court of Appeals dismisses POC case vs Vargas

Jul 10, 2018 - 4:16 PM

Philippine Olympic Committee president Ricky Vargas is delighted that the case was dismissed with prejudice

DISMISSED. Ricky Vargas and company can now continue focusing on the Philippines' upcoming 2018 Asian Games stint. Photo by Delfin Dioquino/Rappler

PSC commish Fernandez files libel complaint vs POC president

Apr 04, 2017 - 10:52 PM

The complaint stems from POC president Jose Cojuangco s allegedly defamatory statements that PSC commissioner Ramon Fernandez was involved in game fixing during his PBA days

LIBEL. Ramon Fernandez files libel charges against Peping Cojuangco in Cebu. Photo by Mars G. Alison/Rappler

POC president Cojuangco: We have a fighting chance in Rio

Jul 19, 2016 - 7:07 PM

I am genuinely excited about this Olympics says Cojuangco

FIGHTING CHANCE. The POC president reflects on the positivity from the Philippine President's send-off and the 'good athletes' the country will be sending to Rio. Photo by Rick Olivares/Rappler

A decade later, farmers want Luisita massacre case reopened

Aug 04, 2014 - 8:18 PM

Complainants say they never got a copy of the Ombudsman s decision dismissing murder and attempted murder charges against now President Aquino 7 others

QUEST FOR JUSTICE. Relatives of farmers killed almost 10 years ago, when cops and Cojuangco guards broke up the picket at Hacienda Luisita, asks the Ombudsman to reopen the case. Photo by Joel Leporada/Rappler

Senators lash out at POC over poor state of PH sports

Feb 06, 2014 - 10:30 PM

Senators Sonny Angara and Antonio Trillanes IV blamed the Philippine Olympic Committee POC for the sad state of the country’s sports program

PEPING IN HOT WATER. Sonny Angara and Antonio Trillanes IV took the POC chief Jose”Peping” Cojuangco to task for the poor state of Philippine Sports

Tarlac goes for Aquino, not Cojuangco, bets

May 01, 2013 - 10:13 PM

The administration s coalition acknowledges Tingting Cojuangco s influence in Tarlac but says Aquino is more popular

WHO'S MORE POPULAR? Despite being ruled by the Cojuangcos for several years, Tarlac shows overwhelming support for President Benigno Aquino. Photo of Tingting Cojuangco by Rappler; Aquino by Malacañang Photo Bureau