Category Archives: Paolo Duterte

Pulong and Bato file COCs for representative, senator

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 12 Oct) – Resigned Vice Mayor Paolo “Pulong” Duterte filed his certificate of candidacy (COC) as representative of the first congressional district of Davao City while former Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Ronald “Bato” dela Rosa filed his candidacy for senator on Friday. The former vice mayor, accompanied by sister Mayor […]

Pulong Duterte and brother-in-law file libel charges vs Sen. Trillanes

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 7 Sept) – Resigned vice mayor Paolo Z. Duterte and brother-in-law Atty. Manases Carpio filed separate libel charges on Thursday against opposition Senator Antonio F. Trillanes IV for accusing them of corruption and extortion. In their complaint affidavits dated September 6, 2018, Duterte and Carpio said the opposition lawmaker made malicious […]

Pulong Duterte to file criminal and civil liber charges vs Trillanes

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 14 June) – Former Davao City vice mayor Paolo Duterte vowed to file criminal and civil libel charges against opposition Senator Antonio Trillanes for dragging him in the controversial P6.4-billion shabu smuggling last year. In a statement released on Thursday, nearly six months since he announced his resignation from his post […]

Ombudsman clears Paolo Duterte and Manases Carpio on P6.4B shabu smuggling case

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 03 May) — The Office of the Ombudsman on Wednesday announced it has completed its investigation on the complaint involving the P6.4 billion shabu smuggling case, recommended the filing of criminal charges against then Customs Commissioner Nicanor Faeldon and three of his men but dismissed the complaints against the Presidential son […]

Mayor Sara backs complaint of husband, brother against Sen. Trillanes

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 29 Dec) – City Mayor Sara Duterte has supported the complaints filed by her husband, lawyer Manases Carpio, and brother Vice Mayor Paolo Duterte against opposition Senator Antonio Trillanes IV for maliciously accusing them of extortion and corruption. Mayor Duterte said in a press briefing in her office Friday that she […]

President’ son and son-in-law to attend Senate hearing on Thursday

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 5 Sept) – Presidential son Vice Mayor Paolo “Pulong” Duterte” and lawyer Manases Carpio, husband of City Mayor Sara Duterte, said they “commit to respect the invitation and attend the hearing” of the Senate Blue Ribbon Committee on Thursday after being implicated in the alleged corrupt practices at the Bureau of […]

New Customs chief: will “take action, including further investigations” on ‘Davao Group’

ILIGAN CITY (MindaNews / 30 August) — The new chief of the Bureau of Customs (BOC) has vowed to “take action, including further investigations” based on the results of the congressional probes on the PhP 6.4 billion pesos worth of illegal drugs from China that managed to pass through the green lane because of alleged […]