DILG Warns Barangay Execs on Illegal Endorsement of National, Local Bet

Barangay Execs Warned on Illegal Endorsement of National and Local Bets The Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) has warned the barangay officials over their illegal endorsement of national and local bets. Undersecretary of the DILG Martin Dio has urged barangay officials, particularly barangay captains, against endorsing any candidate in the May 9 election. … Read more

Man Arrested After Caught Stealing Steel on NLEX-SLEX Connector Road

Man Caught Stealing Steel on NLEX-SLEX Connector Road Arrested in Manila Police authorities arrested a man who was caught in the act of stealing steel from the NLEX-SLEX connector road being constructed in Manila. According to a GMA News report, a guy was apprehended by barangay officials in Sampaloc, Manila, for allegedly stealing steel from … Read more

MMDA Orders Barangay Officials to Seize Minors Playing Outside

Barangay Officials Should Seize Minors Playing Outside, MMDA Ordered The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) has ordered the barangay officials to seize minors who will be caught playing outside. Minors who are spotted playing outside their houses are handed over to barangay officials by the MMDA. Even though the National Capital Region has been dropped … Read more

Barangay Chairman, Other Officials Arrested Over SAP Aid Corruption

Barangay Chairman, Officials Face Charges After Accused of Corruption in SAP Aid Police authorities arrested a barangay chairman along with other officials after they were accused of corruption in Social Amelioration Program (SAP) aid distribution. Malversation of Public Funds charge has been filed against a barangay chairman and some of his officials, notably for misappropriation … Read more

6 Barangay Execs Charged Over Failure to Prevent ‘Superspreader Events’

6 Barangay Execs Charged Due to ‘Superspreader Events’ Negligence The Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) has charged six (6) barangay officials over failure to prevent ‘superspreader events’ in their area. In President Rodrigo Roa Duterte’s Monday night Talk to the People, DILG Secretary Eduardo Ao stated they have apparently filed a lawsuit against … Read more

Street Boxing Event Organizer in Tondo Face Charges for Violating Protocols

Organizer Face Charges for Street Boxing Event in Tondo Allegedly Violating Protocols Authorities charges three (3) suspects including organizer of the street boxing event in Tondo that was caught violating health protocols. A barangay councilor was one of the three perpetrators, accused of organizing and taking bets on a crowded “street boxing” match in Manila’s … Read more

2 Female Vloggers Arrested for Bringing “Essential Lugaw” in Barangay Muzon

2 Female Vloggers Who Brought “Essential Lugaw” in Barangay Muzon Arrested Barangay Muzon local government arrested two (2) alleged female vloggers after they brought “essential lugaw” which is controversial in the said area. The rice porridge or “lugaw” recently viral after video of a barangay personnel apprehended a delivery rider and claimed that the porridge … Read more