may 2019 elections

may 2019 elections

Crime incidents in Davao Region down during election week

News
By Lilian Mellejor, PNA DAVAO CITY — The Police Regional Office-11 (PRO-11) has reported a decline in the number of crime incidents in Davao Region during the May 12 ...
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Left-leaning party-list groups lose hold in 2019 polls

Philippines Politics
By Christine Cudis, PNA MANILA — Left-leaning groups that once dominated the party-list race fall back in the 2019 mid-term polls, giving way to the Tulfo brothers-backed Anti-Crime and ...
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Martial law played key role in securing Mindanao polls: AFP

Peace Philippines Politics
By Priam Nepomuceno, PNA MANILA — Martial Law in Mindanao proved a vital factor in ensuring the relatively peaceful conduct of Monday’s mid-term elections in the island. “In Mindanao ...
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Opposition shocked that no OTSO DIRETSO bets make Magic 12, despite them always losing the surveys

Opinion Politics
In a feat of amazing denial, liberal party supporters, particularly those of bets under the Otso Diretso coalition, are spending the day after the elections in shock over ...
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Ex-VP Binay returns to successfully cast his vote after repeated rejection by VCM

Philippines
Former Vice-President Jejomar Binay was finally able to cast his vote for the national and local elections, despite his earlier attempts this morning leading to his ballot being ...
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Final testing of VCMs finds 0.4% of cards corrupted

Philippines
The Commission on Elections (Comelec) said on Friday that their Final Testing and Sealing (FTS) of the vote counting machines ((VCMs) to be used on the May 13 ...
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Davao cops to implement ‘no backpack’ policy on election day

Peace Philippines
By Rhoda Grace Saron, PNA DAVAO CITY — The Davao City Police Office (DCPO) will strictly implement the “No Backpack” policy on election day, May 13. “The Comelec has ...
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Comelec cancels Edu Manzano’s candidacy over citizenship issues

News
Actor Edu Manzano’s congress dreams have been dashed away by the Commission on Elections (Comelec) who decided on Monday to cancel his Certificate of Candidacy (COC). The 15-page ...
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Zero tolerance for NPA extortion in May polls – AFP

Peace Philippines
The military will be intensifying their campaign against New People’s Army (NPA) rebels who are reportedly extorting money from candidates in the coming May elections. The Armed Forces ...
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Comelec asked to release party-lists groups

Philippines Politics
Election monitoring group Kontra Daya on Sunday asked the Commission on Elections (Comelec) to release the list of candidates who filed certificates of nomination and acceptance (CONA) for ...
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