Police chief relieved after raid of mayor's house - Manila Bulletin

Manila BulletinPolice chief relieved after raid of mayor's houseManila BulletinMaasim, Sarangani — The regional police command has ordered the relief of the police chief here following the drug raid on the house of Mayor Aniceto Lopez Jr. on Friday which resulted in the seizure of a kilo of “shabu” worth P5 million, and several ...and more »

Palace: Mayor's arrest proves 'deeply entrenched' narcopolitics in PH - Philippine Star

Philippine StarPalace: Mayor's arrest proves 'deeply entrenched' narcopolitics in PHPhilippine StarPresidential spokesperson Ernesto Abella explains the economics behind decreasing the demand for illegal drugs during a press briefing in Malacañan on Aug. 26, 2016. PPD/Toto Lozano. MANILA, Philippines — The submission to authorities of Maasim ...and more »

Palace: Maasim mayor's case shows narco-politics' deep roots - GMA News

GMA NewsPalace: Maasim mayor's case shows narco-politics' deep rootsGMA NewsMalacañang on Saturday said the surrender of Sarangani Mayor Aniceto Lopez after a shabu lab and P5 million worth of suspected shabu were discovered in his property paints a picture of the current state of narco-politics in the Philippines. "The ...and more »

Palace: Narco-politics deeply rooted in PH - Manila Bulletin

Manila BulletinPalace: Narco-politics deeply rooted in PHManila BulletinMalacañang said the surrender of Maasim, Sarangani Mayor Aniceto Lopez Jr. shows how deeply rooted the drug problem in the country is. Mayor Anecito 'Jojo' Lopez Jr. of Maasim town, Sarangani behind bars after. Mayor Aniceto 'Jojo' Lopez Jr. of Maasim ...and more »

Palace: Mayor's cache proves deep roots of narcotics - Manila Bulletin

Manila BulletinPalace: Mayor's cache proves deep roots of narcoticsManila BulletinMalacañang said the surrender of Maasim, Sarangani Mayor Aniceto Lopez Jr. shows how deeply-rooted the drug problem in the country is. Lopez surrendered to Senator Manny Pacquiao hours after the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) were ...and more »

Palace: Narco-politics is deeply entrenched in PHL | SunStar - Sun.Star

Palace: Narco-politics is deeply entrenched in PHL | SunStarSun.StarMALACAÑANG on Saturday said the seizure of illegal drugs and mini-shabu laboratory in the rest house of a town mayor in Sarangani province proves the government's claim that illegal drugs have captured local politics. Maasim, Sarangani Mayor Aniceto ...and more »

Maasim mayor linked to drugs surrenders - Tempo

Maasim mayor linked to drugs surrendersTempoSARANGANI – Maasim, Sarangani Mayor Aniceto “Jojo” Lopez Jr. has surrendered to authorities upon the request of Senator Manny Pacquiao, a few hours after a surprise raid on his home in Barangay Lumasal, Sarangani, yielded almost P5 million worth of ...and more »

Pacquiao surrenders mayor to drug raiders - Inquirer.net

Inquirer.netPacquiao surrenders mayor to drug raidersInquirer.netSen. Manny Pacquiao with Mayor Aniceto Lopez after the latter's surrender —POLITICAL AFFAIRS OFFICE OF SEN. MANNY PACQUIAO. COTABATO CITY—A town mayor in Sarangani province wanted by antinarcotics agents had been surrendered by his ...and more »