Archive for the ‘Benigno Aquino III’ Category

For a more meaningful Independence Day

The nation observed the 118th Independence Day in a somewhat somber tone. Maybe because in two weeks time, there will be changing of the guards. The presiding president, Benigno Aquino III, is bidding goodbye and last Sunday’s Independence Day Vin d’Honneur was the last that he was hosting. Aside from leaving the seat of power, […]

June 12, 2016  Tags:   Posted in: Benigno Aquino III  3 Comments

Endorsing Mar, Aquino insults Grace and his mother

Is President Aquino that desperate that just to boost the chances of his “Annointed”‘ he had to insult Sen. Grace Poe and his mother, former President Cory Aquino? In his speech endorsing Interior Secretary Mar Roxas for president in the 2016 elections, Aquino said: “Sa paghahanap nga po, kinausap natin ang mga taong maaaring magpatuloy […]

August 2, 2015  Tags: , , ,   Posted in: Benigno Aquino III, Elections 2016, Malaya  25 Comments

The President should know when to show off his knowledge of war history

Much of the tension between China and the Philippines over the South China Sea territorial conflict would have been avoided if President Aquino knew when to keep his mouth shut. In the 21st International Conference on the Future of Asia sponsored by Nikkei last Wednesday in Tokyo, Aquino was asked about the role of the […]

June 4, 2015  Tags: , ,   Posted in: Benigno Aquino III, Foreign Affairs, South China Sea  28 Comments

What PNoy and Kris Aquino text each other

OMG. I almost fell off my chair upon reading the text exchanges between President Aquino and his sister, Kris Aquino posted by journalist Cecil Morella in Facebook. Yesterday afternoon, Kris Aquino posted in her Instagram account (withlovekrisaquino) her text exchanges with the President last Friday just to disprove rumors that PNoy collapsed. Kris Aquino’s post: […]

March 24, 2015  Tags:   Posted in: Benigno Aquino III, Malaya  18 Comments

Mar forgot to tell PNoy about BOI request

Interior Secretary Mar Roxas forgot to tell President Aquino of the request Police Director Benjamin Magalong to interview him before the Board of Inquiry on the Mamasapaano tragedy released their report last March 13, ABS-CBN reported. Magalong said he met with Aquino in Malacañang on Tuesday together with Roxas and Philippine National Police Officer-in-Charge Leonardo […]

March 19, 2015  Tags: , ,   Posted in: Benigno Aquino III, Philippine National Police  32 Comments

Nagdurugo ang puso ni Aquino sa pagbitaw kay Purisima

Noong Biyernes ng gabi, lumabas si Pangulong Aquino (mga isang linggo din siyang hindi nakikita at naririnig mula nang pumunta siya sa lamay ng 44 na miyembro ng Special Action Force sa Camp Bagong Diwa) at nagsalita sa telebisyon tungkol sa trahedya sa Mamasapano, Maguindanao noong Enero 25. Pangalawang pagsalita niya ito tungkol sa trahedya […]

February 7, 2015  Tags: ,   Posted in: Abante, Benigno Aquino III, Philippine National Police  32 Comments

Let him finish his term

I hold President Aquino accountable for the death of 44 Special Action Force commandos but I don’t want him forced to shorten his term which is due to end on June 30 next year. I’m not joining calls for him to resign. I’m against a coup de’etat. I want him to finish his mandate which […]

February 6, 2015  Tags: ,   Posted in: Benigno Aquino III, Peace and Order, Philippine National Police  34 Comments

Celebrities show conscience and heart for the 44 SAF heroes

Wearing black arm bands emblazoned with “44”, apl.de.ap of the international hip-hop group Black Eyed Peas and one of the judges of The Voice PH, led the performance of one the group’s hits, “Where is the Love?” in last Sunday’s episode of the singing competition. The lyrics were sharply apt: “Overseas, yeah, we try to […]

February 3, 2015  Tags: , , , , , , ,   Posted in: Benigno Aquino III, Entertainment, Peace and Order, Philippine National Police  7 Comments

The nation mourns

It took him four days to say something about the worst tragedy in the history of the country’s police force and when the bodies of the fallen police officers arrived at Villamor Air Base yesterday, President Aquino was at Mitsubishi plant Sta Rosa, Laguna inspecting and enjoying the classic cars on display. What kind of […]

January 29, 2015  Tags: ,   Posted in: Benigno Aquino III, Philippine National Police  54 Comments

Kahanga-hanga ang pagpahalaga ng mga Koreano ng dangal; hindi kahanga-hanga ang patuloy na pagdepensa ni PNoy kay Purisima

Mangyayari kaya dito sa Pilipinas ang nangyari kay Heather Co, ang anak ng chairman ng Korean Airlines na humingi ng tawad sa publiko sa ginawa niyang pagsuplada at pag-inarte sa sarili nilang airline? Malabo. Ito lang kay Police Chief Alan Purisima, inimbistiga ng Ombudsman ang tungkol sa ma-anomalya na pagbigay ng kontrata sa courier na […]

December 13, 2014  Tags: ,   Posted in: Abante, Benigno Aquino III, Philippine National Police  9 Comments