Ombudsman asks Drilon, nine others to answer raps on ‘overpriced’ ICC construction

MANILA, Dec 9 (Mabuhay) — The Office of the Ombudsman has ordered Senate President Franklin Drilon, Public Works Secretary Rogelio Singson, Tourism Secretary Ramon Jimenez, and seven other public officials and private individuals to answer the accusation of a former Iloilo...

Drilon, Hilmarc’s face raps over ICC ‘overpricing’

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Senate President Franklin Drilon and other officials are facing graft and plunder charges over the alleged overpricing of the P700 million Iloilo Convention Center, which is being built by the same contractor that built the controversial P2.2 billion Makati...

Nazarene procession to skip MacArthur Bridge

MANILA, Jan 6 (Mabuhay) -– The traditional procession of the Black Nazarene from Quirino Grandstand to the Basilica Minore in Quiapo, Manila on January 9 will skip the MacArthur Bridge this year due to concerns over the bridge’s stability. The religious event will start...