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Health expert: Gov’t should slow easing COVID restrictions | The wRap

Health expert: Gov’t should slow easing COVID restrictions | The wRap
The wRap highlights: PH COVID protocols, Miss Universe, and Rihanna

Today on Rappler – the latest news in the Philippines and around the world:

A health expert urges the Marcos administration to “slow down a bit” on easing pandemic restrictions in the Philippines.

Justice secretary Boying Remulla says the three individuals named by the alleged middleman in the killing of radio broadcaster Percy Lapid are now in the custody of the Department of Justice.

Health department officer-in-charge Maria Rosario Vergeire says President Ferdinand Marcos Jr. did not offer her the post of health secretary.

President Ferdinand Marcos Jr. leads the groundbreaking ceremony for a P23.4-billion bridge project amid protests it would hurt the environment.

Nobel Peace Prize laureate and Rappler CEO Maria Ressa says silence or apathy becomes a force of evil in the information war.

A Thai celebrity media tycoon and transgender rights advocate buys the Miss Universe Organization for $20 million. 

Rihanna is making her highly-anticipated music comeback with a song for the film Black Panther: Wakanda Forever. — Rappler.com