Former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo on Tuesday defended President Rodrigo Duterte against his critics amid the alleged inefficiency of the government in handling the COVID-19 crisis.
Former President and Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo came to the defense of President Rodrigo Duterte amid the flak the government is getting for its COVID-19 response.
Senators Manny Pacquiao and Francis Tolentino – allies of President Rodrigo Duterte – were quick to defend the chief executive from criticism that his government's COVID-19 pandemic response strategy was "botched."
President Rodrigo Duterte agreed to reinstate the lockdown after medical groups warned the health care system was being overwhelmed by COVID-19 patients.
WATCH: In a press briefing on Monday, August 3, Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana says President Rodrigo Duterte has a 'standing order' not to be involved in maritime drills in the South China Sea. Read:
METRO MANILA BACK UNDER MODIFIED ENHANCED COMMUNITY QUARANTINE. President Rodrigo Duterte places Metro Manila under MECQ. Modified enhanced community quarantine in National Capital Region, Bulacan, Laguna, and Rizal will take effect from Aug. 4 to 18.
Philippine lawmakers formally shut down the country’s largest broadcast network, the latest major blow against the news media as President Rodrigo Duterte cracks down on outlets that have been critical of his leadership
Philippine lawmakers have shut down the country’s leading broadcast network, ABS-CBN, which President Rodrigo Duterte had accused of bias
BREAKING. In the middle of the coronavirus health crisis, President Rodrigo Duterte approved the anti-terror bill.
Classes will remain suspended in the country until a vaccine against COVID-19 is made available, President Rodrigo Duterte has said.