PRESIDENT Rody Duterte declared a unilateral ceasefire during his first State of the Nation Address (Sona). One of the highlights of his Sona, this declaration was crucial to his peace initiative with the Communist Left.
PRESIDENTS before him use their term’s first State of the Nation Address, or Sona, as the platform to announce their respective administration’s directions for the next six years. But not President Rody Duterte.
REPLACING Liberal Party supporters inside the Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) is understandable. It seems the present DOTC leadership now seeks to remove officials perceived to be LP supporters.
THE heavy rains and floods late last Friday afternoon stranded me at the APM mall across SM City. The wide road separating APM from SM City had become a river of sorts. The waters in front of me was knee deep.