BY ROGER M. BALANZA Citing its legal and social implications, and potential negative impact on the environment, Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio has shot down a P39-Billion reclamation project that would develop over 200 hectares of the city’s coastal area … Continue reading DAVAO CITY DUMPS MEGA HARBOUR P39-BILLION DAVAO RECLAMATION PROJECT
Davao City Vice Mayor Paolo Duterte has clarified that he is not fighting younger sister former mayor Sara “Inday” Duterte-Carpio in the mayoral contest in the coming elections. Paolo made the clarification in his Facebook account as … Continue reading PULONG NOT RUNNING AGAINST INDAY SARA
DAVAO CITY Mayor Rodrigo Duterte challenged his son, Vice Mayor Paolo Duterte to convince him to run on the 2016 presidential election.This after the younger Duterte posted a picture of him and his father on his facebook account with a … Continue reading Duterte: “If Paolo can convince me, I will run”
Baste: Politics not my cup of tea Sebastian “Baste” Duterte, the youngest son of Mayor Rodrigo Duterte, does not have politics in his blood. Told by Mayor Duterte to run for an elective position in the 2016 election, Baste refused. … Continue reading THE DUTERTES IN DAVAO CITY POLITICS
Mayor Rodrigo Duterte and his children, Vice Mayor Paolo Duterte and former Mayor Inday Sara Duterte-Carpio, often clashed over politics. This state of discordance between the Dutertes is, in fact, something that is often received by the public with a special kind of delight — as if it is a spectacle. Recently, the Dutertes met to discuss the family’s plans for the 2016 election. At the center of the discussion was who should run for mayor. The issue it appears has not yet been resolved. “We skimmed over the issues, but we did not agree on anything yet,” said the mayor, … Continue reading Who will be the next Davao City Mayor?