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BOC thumbs up 68,000 sacks of rice from Vietnam

By KC FERNANDEZ and NITZ ARANCON Correspondents CUSTOMS officials held 68 thousand sacks of rice from Vietnam on suspicion that these were misdeclared but authorities said yesterday that everything turned out to be in order. District collector Ruby Claudia Alameda said the sacks of Vietnam rice were held based on ...

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Candy trashes Oca, turns down offer

By NITZ ARANCON Correspondent COUNCILOR Lourdes “Candy” Darimbang yesterday trashed Mayor Oscar Moreno even as she revealed that she has rejected an alleged offer from the mayor’s group for her to be his running mate in next year’s elections. “Ulahi na ang tanan,” said Darimbang. “It’s already too late because ...

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No to dynasty but Maxie is OK: Rufus

By NITZ ARANCON Correspondent POLITICAL dynasty applies to the Dutertes of Davao and the Romualdos in Camiguin but not the Rodriguezes in Cagayan de Oro. This was the gist of Rep. Rufus Rodriguez’s explanation when he was pressed for comment on whether or not he thought that his decision to ...

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Dongkoy: ‘I am in top shape’

By Lito Rulona FORMER mayor Vicente Emano has claimed to be in top shape even as he dismissed speculations that he may not be able to pursue his mayoral bid next year due to health problems. Over Magnum Radio, Emano said he was recovering and that he was finalizing his ...

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Binay says he’s sad over Emano health problems

By SHIELA MAE BUTLIG Correspondent VICE President Jejomar Binay on Saturday expressed sadness over ex-mayor Vicente Emano’s health problems even as the leader of the Philippines Councilors’ League (PCL) wished the ailing politician good health. “Nalungkot ako syempre. Kapatid ko yan sa harap at sa likod,” Binay told reporters at ...

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Another Rodriguez wants Rufus’ seat

By NITZ ARANCON Correspondent ABANTE Mindanao (Abamin) Rep. Maximo Rodriguez Jr. wants to succeed his elder brother who would be running for mayor next year. It’s final, and the party-list representative was officially declared as the Centrist Democratic Party’s candidate for congressman in the city’s 2nd District during the party’s ...

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