AFP Says Armed Groups Trying to Oust Duterte - NewsBeat Social

AFP Says Armed Groups Trying to Oust DuterteNewsBeat SocialUNITED NEWS INTERNATIONAL (UNI) — The Armed Forces of the Philippines has confirmed that armed groups are actively trying to oust President Rodrigo Duterte. On Wednesday Oct. 4 Duterte said the opposition Liberal Party is in an alliance with ...and more »

Drilon: EO 43 has no power over constitutional bodies - AppsforPCdaily

AppsforPCdailyDrilon: EO 43 has no power over constitutional bodiesAppsforPCdaily"It has nothing to do with the declaration of the President that he wants this ombudsman impeached", Salvador Panelo told reporters. Antonio Trillanes 4th previous year. The probe stemmed from the plunder complaint filed before the Office of the ...and more »

Duterte dismisses two officials over corruption - Gulf Times

Gulf TimesDuterte dismisses two officials over corruptionGulf TimesThe president made the revelation in remarks at the World Trade Center in Pasay City, without going into details. “I promised you corruption, I will stop it. I will stop it. I just fired two employees from Malacanang,” Duterte said, without disclosing ...and more »

President: AFP could oust me - Tempo

TempoPresident: AFP could oust meTempoIn the face of allegations of having hidden wealth, President Duterte has said that the Armed Forces of the Philippines could launch a coup attempt to drive him out of power if it believes he is corrupt. The President, showing no interest in clinging ...and more »

Morales: I have nothing to hide, nothing to fear - Philippine Star

Philippine StarMorales: I have nothing to hide, nothing to fearPhilippine StarOmbudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales is defiant in the face of President Duterte's tirades against her, stressing yesterday that “I can stand my ground” because “I have nothing to hide” and that an impeachment case against her would even be welcome. File.and more »

Rody's PACC can't touch ombudsman – Koko - Philippine Star

Philippine StarRody's PACC can't touch ombudsman – KokoPhilippine StarSenate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III warned yesterday the powers of the newly created Presidential Anti-Corruption Commission (PACC) are limited and cannot cover or impose sanctions on the ombudsman. File. MANILA, Philippines — Senate ...and more »

A conspiracy specter, retreat from peace talks - Philippine Star

A conspiracy specter, retreat from peace talksPhilippine StarSensing that his ground base of support has been softening, President Duterte is conjuring a specter of conspiracy to oust him from power. Growing more bilious and truculent towards those whom he accuses of scheming to besmirch him with allegations of ...and more »

Accept challenge, CJ, Morales told - Tempo

Accept challenge, CJ, Morales toldTempoChief Justice Maria Lourdes P.A. Sereno and Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales should accept the challenge to resign and open their bank records if they are not really corrupt, President Duterte said last Thursday. The President said he and two other ...and more »

Duterte fires 2 Palace execs for corruption - The Manila Times

Duterte fires 2 Palace execs for corruptionThe Manila TimesPRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte said on Thursday he had fired two Malacañang officials over alleged corruption. The President made the revelation in remarks at the World Trade Center in Pasay City, without going into details. Advertisements. “I promised you ...and more »

Palace to challenge probe before SC - The Manila Times

Palace to challenge probe before SCThe Manila TimesMalacañang will question before the Supreme Court the Office of the Ombudsman's move to investigate President Rodrigo Duterte for ill-gotten wealth. Advertisements. Speaking to reporters, Chief Presidential Legal Counsel Salvador Panelo said the ...and more »

Reds deny alliance with 'yellow army' - The Standard

Reds deny alliance with 'yellow army'The StandardTHE military on Friday said that they are monitoring any possible actions by communist rebels and the opposition “yellow forces” who might be planning to overthrow President Rodrigo Duterte, and said attempts to destabilize the administration would not ...and more »

Rody fires two Palace employees - The Standard

Rody fires two Palace employeesThe StandardPRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte has disclosed firing two rank and file employees of Malacañang for boasting about their supposed “influence” on the government. “I promised you [I will stop] corruption. I will stop it. I will stop it. I just fired two… two ...and more »

WATCH | Palace bucks Ombudsman probe of issues before Duterte became president - InterAksyon

InterAksyonWATCH | Palace bucks Ombudsman probe of issues before Duterte became presidentInterAksyonMANILA – Malacañang has a mind to bring to the Supreme Court the issue of the Office of the Ombudsman's investigation of President Duterte's wealth before he was elected Chief Executive. According to Presidential Legal Adviser Salvador Panelo, this is ...and more »

Duterte sacks 2 Palace employees, firms up anti-corruption stance - Manila Bulletin

Manila BulletinDuterte sacks 2 Palace employees, firms up anti-corruption stanceManila BulletinPresident Duterte revealed that he fired two Malacañang employees over alleged corrupt practices this week. At the same time, Duterte reiterated his campaign promise to put a stop to corruption in government in a speech in Pasay City Thursday night ...and more »

Panelo to question probe on Duterte's wealth before SC - Inquirer.net

Inquirer.netPanelo to question probe on Duterte's wealth before SCInquirer.netPresident Rodrigo Duterte's Chief Legal Counsel on Friday said he was mulling to question before the Supreme Court the investigation of the Ombudsman on the Chief Executive's alleged unexplained wealth. Lawyer Salvador Panelo made the statement as ...and more »

WATCH | 'WALANG KONEK': Panelo says creation of anti-corruption body not linked to Duterte's intent to have ... - InterAksyon

InterAksyonWATCH | 'WALANG KONEK': Panelo says creation of anti-corruption body not linked to Duterte's intent to have ...InterAksyon(UPDATE – 10:35 p.m.) MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte's legal adviser on Friday denied that the chief executive's issuance of an order creating an anti-corruption body was prompted by his political dispute with Ombudsman Conchita ...and more »

Panelo to challenge Duterte probe before Supreme Court - Rappler

RapplerPanelo to challenge Duterte probe before Supreme CourtRapplerOMBUDSMAN PROBE. President Rodrigo Duterte pushes for the impeachment of Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales as he faces an Ombudsman probe into his family's wealth. Malacañang file photo. MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – Chief Presidential ...and more »

Panelo reviewing law provision allowing Ombudsman to probe sitting President - GMA News

GMA NewsPanelo reviewing law provision allowing Ombudsman to probe sitting PresidentGMA NewsChief presidential legal counsel Salvador Panelo on Friday said he was reviewing a provision in the law that allows the Ombudsman to investigate a sitting President. A few days ago, Overall Deputy Ombudsman Melchor Arthur Carandang said they have ...and more »

Palace mulls questioning Ombudsman's investigatory power before high court - Manila Bulletin

Palace mulls questioning Ombudsman's investigatory power before high courtManila BulletinMalacañang is studying whether to question or not the Ombudsman's power to investigate an impeachable official for the purposes of filing an impeachment complaint. Presidential Chief Legal Counsel Salvador Panelo. This follows the Office of the ...and more »

Drilon: Duterte's anti-corruption panel has no power over Ombudsman, judiciary - GMA News

GMA NewsDrilon: Duterte's anti-corruption panel has no power over Ombudsman, judiciaryGMA NewsPresident Rodrigo Duterte's Executive Order (EO) No. 43 creating the Presidential Anti-Corruption Commission has no power to discipline any member, official and employee of the Judiciary and Office of the Ombudsman, Senate Minority Leader Franklin ...and more »