narco-politics - updates

Rappler's latest stories on narco-politics


Roque says Duterte needs more time to win fight vs narco-politics

Mar 20, 2018 - 12:41 PM

'[In a] scale of 10, the President is only at 6 in his fight against narco-politics,' says Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque

Replace barangay officials with OICs until next polls – House minority

Aug 31, 2016 - 1:55 PM

House Minority Leader Danilo Suarez says the prevalence of drug use in barangays nationwide puts into question the local officials ability to police their own backyards

APPOINT OICs. Members of the House minority, led by Minority Leader Danilo Suarez (3rd from left), hold a press conference on August 31. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

PH 'war on drugs' should draw lessons from other countries

Aug 09, 2016 - 5:30 PM

Is there another way to achieve the same result and make drug addicts or users surrender or cooperate with authorities without capitalizing on the threat of death?

PNP 'lacked emphasis' vs drugs under Aquino – Dela Rosa

Jul 17, 2016 - 9:30 PM

Director General Ronald dela Rosa says the problem of drugs wouldn t be this massive now if it had been prioritized before

ANTI DRUG CAMPAIGN. PNP chief Director General Ronald Dela Rosa leads the police force in its war against drugs. Photo by Mikel Panlilio/Rappler