AngKoalisyong Makabayan ng Bayan ay isang partido sa Pilipinas. Ito ay pinangungunahan ni Danding Cojuangco. Kinabibilangan ito ni Francis Escudero at Loren Legarda.
The Nationalist People's Coalition or NPC is a conservative political party in the Philippines, founded in 1992 by then presidential candidate Eduardo Cojuangco, Jr.
As the build-up to the 2010 presidential elections progresses, there are talks that Escudero has been given the nod of the party leaders as its standard-bearer, with Legarda being his running-mate, although the latter said that she won't settle for any other position than the presidency. Escudero further stressed that he will not entertain any possible alliance with the Arroyo administration forces, thus beleaguering ...
Most senior officials of the Nationalist People’s Coalition want Senator Manuel Villar to be the party’s presidential candidate in the 2010 elections based on a straw balloting among members of the party’s national executive committee, party insiders revealed Friday.
The completion of the straw vote toughen earlier reports that Sen. Loren Legarda, the NPC’s vice presidential bet, is set to team up with Villar as a result of the departure of Sen. Francis Escudero, previously the NPC’s presumptive standard bearer, from the party.
It also put an end to ...
While they voted in 2009 against the impeachment of Ombudsman, they made a complete turnaround this time
MANILA, Philippines – The impeachment complaints against Ombudsman Merceditas Gutierrez have no leg to stand on. This was the stand of Isabela Rep. Giorgidi Aggabao as early as last year when the complaints were filed with the House of Representatives.
But he sang a different tune at the plenary on March 21. That night, he voted yes to Gutierrez’s impeachment.
By PURPLE ROMERO
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... sa nabakanteng pwesto sa Sanguniang Panlalawigan
Gitakdang magtagbo ang mga sakop sa Nationalist Coalition party kon NPC haron pagpili kon kinsa ang mohulip sa pwesto nga nabakante.
Sumala ni kongresista George Arnaiz kinsa maoy senior member sa NPC dinhi sa probinsya nagkanayon wala pa siya makadesider kon kinsa ang ihulip gumikan nga Kinahanglan pa sila ngamag-meeting sa partido.
Matud niya ila una nga hulaton nga mapahimutang sa pahulay nga dayon si Gobernador Agustin Perdices una magtagbo ang mga sakop sa partido.
Sa kasamtangan duha ka pwesto sa Sanguniang Panlalawigan ang ...
Vice President Binay renews death row appeal to Indonesia President Widodo Vice President Jejomar Binay renewed his appeal on Friday to Indonesian President Joko Widodo for the commutation of the death sentence of an overseas Filipino worker (OFW) caught carrying a suitcase containing illegal drugs in Indonesia.
"I am once again appealing to President Widodo's good heart for the commutation of the death sentence of our kababayan, Mary Jane Fiesta Veloso, who is scheduled to be executed in Yogyakarta," Binay saidin a statement.
"I ask this, with the deepest bond of brotherhood and friendship of our peoples, a bond that I am confident will only grow stronger in the years to come," he said.
Binay, presidential adviser on OFW concerns, issued the appeal as...Keep on reading: Vice President Binay renews death row appeal to Indonesia President Widodo
Aquino should not be crucified for Mamasapano incident–House allies President Benigno Aquino III was a "victim," too, in the Mamasapano debacle, according to his allies at the House of Representatives.
Liberal Party (LP) lawmakerson Fridaysought to paint a picture of a suffering Aquino, whose approval and trust ratings had plunged to their lowest levels in the aftermath of theJan. 25bloodshed in
Maguindanao province, the worst crisis to hit his administration.
READ: Pulse Asia: Aquino trust, approval ratings at their lowest after Mamasapano incident
Aquino "is also a victim in the bloody Mamasapano raid and should not be treated like he is one of culprits" in the clash that killed more than 60, including 44 police commandos, said Western Sa...Keep on reading: Aquino should not be crucified for Mamasapano incident–House allies
Leave now, Palace urges Filipinos in Yemen MANILA, Philippines---Malacaang on Thursday appealed to an estimated 700 Filipinos who are still in Yemen to avail of the government's mandatory repatriation program following reports that the political and security situation in the East African country has further deteriorated.
Wire reports said Saudi Arabia, in coordination with a coalition of 10 allies, had launched an air campaign against Houthi rebels closing in on Aden, the strife-torn nation's second largest city.
Yemeni President Abed Mansour Hadi has fled the presidential palace in the southern port city, the reports said. However, it was not clear if Hadi had left the country, which shares a long b...Keep on reading: Leave now, Palace urges Filipinos in Yemen
No More Bangsamoro, Period! With each passing day, it is becoming increasingly clear that the idea of a Bangsamoro is a bad idea. Just as the Memorandum of Agreement on Ancestral Domain (MOA-AD) spearheaded by former president Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo was a bad idea (and declared unconstitutional in 2008 by the Supreme Court). Just as the failed Autonomous Region for Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) during the 1990s was a bad idea ...