Alleged fraud: Maina, son arraigned

Eric Ikhilae, Abuja   A Federal High Court in Abuja on Friday ordered that the former Chairman, Pension Reform Task Team, Abdulrasheed Maina, be remanded in prison custody. Justice Okon Abang, in a ruling, also ordered that Maina’s 20-year old son, Faisal, be remanded in the custody of the Nigeria…

Duterte in pain: Doctors weigh in

GET YOUR MOTOR RUNNING President Duterte took a nighttime ride on a big bike at the Presidential Security Group compound on Oct. 16, according to his longtime aide, Sen. Bong Go. -BONG GO’S FACEBOOK PAGE MANILA, Philippines — It is possible that President Rodrigo Duterte’s recent fall from a motorcycle…

Whatever happened to ‘No wang-wang’?

I’ve just about had it with these shameless convoys ramming their way through Edsa. It’s bad enough that ordinary Filipinos have to waste their lives crawling through traffic, but these insensitive authority figures—they obviously are, with two to three motorcycle Highway Patrol Group (HPG) policemen clearing their path—bullying their way…