Comelec moves debate dates amid contractor’s P14-M venue debt | Evening wRap

Nick Villavecer
Comelec moves debate dates amid contractor’s P14-M venue debt | Evening wRap
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Today on Rappler – the latest news in the Philippines and around the world:

The Comelec postpones its final presidential and vice-presidential debates to April 30 and May 1, after the poll body’s contractor gets embroiled in an issue over a P14-million debt to debate venue Sofitel.

Senatorial candidate Antonio Trillanes IV calls presidential bet Isko Moreno someone who’s ‘trying to be relevant’ less than three weeks before election day.

Moro National Liberation Front founding chairman Nur Misuari is supporting Mindanaoan presidential candidate Manny Pacquiao.

The Philippines will begin administering a fourth dose or second booster shot of COVID-19 vaccine starting Monday, April 25.

Undersecretary Lorraine Badoy claims Rappler insulted National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr. after his Facebook post was restricted by Facebook. This is FALSE.  –

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Nick Villavecer

Nick Villavecer is a multimedia producer for Rappler where he produces newscasts, explainers, and short documentaries. From 2016 to August 2020, he was a researcher, writer, and segment producer for ABS-CBN's Current Affairs division, producing stories on human interest, public health issues, natural disasters, crimes, accidents, and emergency-preparedness.