Napeñas’ camp: Why isn’t Aquino taking responsibility for Mamasapano ops?

MANILA, Mar 10 (Mabuhay) — A day after President Benigno Aquino III blamed former Philippine National Police-Special Action Force (PNP-SAF) director Director Getulio Napeñas Jr. for the Mamasapano clash that killed 44 commandos, the beleaguered police officer on Tuesday...

I did not break chain of command, Napeñas insists during House probe

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Relieved Special Action Force (SAF) commander Chief Supt. Getulio Napeñas on Wednesday insisted that he did not break the chain of command when he communicated with suspended Philippine National Police chief Director General Alan Purisima for the planning...

Is Binay a Palace friend or foe?

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Is Vice President Jejomar Binay still a friend of the Aquino administration? Secretary to the Cabinet Jose Rene Almendras said Binay fills an important role in government as head of the Housing and Urban Development Coordinating Council. “As far as I am...

Aquino takes swipe at Sen. Bong Revilla

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – President Benigno Aquino III took the offensive two days after Senator Ramon “Bong” Revilla Jr. accused him of meddling in the impeachment trial of former Chief Justice Renato Corona. On Wednesday’s groundbreaking ceremony of the Skyway Stage 3 Project, Aquino...