2022 Philippine Elections

Bong Go drops presidential bid | Evening wRap

Bong Go drops presidential bid | Evening wRap

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Senator Bong Go on Tuesday, November 30, announces his withdrawal from the 2022 presidential elections. Go cites his family’s resistance to his presidential run and how his “heart and mind were contradicting his actions.’

WHO Representative to the Philippines Dr Rabindra Abeyasinghe says there is no need for the country to make wearing face shields mandatory again amid the threat of the Omicron variant.

Manila Mayor Isko Moreno says he will appreciate President Rodrigo Duterte’s endorsement after Senator Bong Go dropped out of the 2022 presidential race.

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey is stepping down from his role, he announces Monday, November 29. Chief Technology Officer Parag Agrawal is set to lead the company.

Despite numerous citizenship offers from other countries, Filipino pole vaulter EJ Obiena expresses his desire to remain loyal to the Philippines. – Rappler.com