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MANILA — The National Bureau of Investigation- Cyber Crime Division (NBI-CCD) operatives arrested an Nigerian national for allegedly perpetrating an online scam.
NBI identified the suspect as Joseph Kamano, who was arrested in an entrapment operation in a mall in Manila on Tuesday.
According to the NBI cybercrime division, Kamano's arrest stemmed from a complaint of a victim who requested anonymity.
Kamano and the complainant met through social media wherein the suspect offered a business deal.
Kamano informed the complainant that they will send the...
27 May, 2017 | Hits:139
MANILA -- The Sandiganbayan has ordered the issuance of arrest warrant against former Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Alan Purisima and 10 other individuals for a graft case in connection the alleged anomalous courier service deal that the PNP entered into in 2011.
In a minute resolution promulgated on May 18, released to the media on Thursday, the Sandiganbayan Sixth Division said that after evaluating of the information of the case, as well as the evidence submitted by the Office of the...
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MANILA -- Supporters of Senator Leila De Lima on Tuesday, May 23, launched a signature campaign to demand her immediate release from detention.
Led by the Free Leila Movement, the supporters aim to collect at least one million signatures in the campaign and submit it to the Supreme Court to show a strong call for De Lima's freedom.
"Kami po... ay nandito ngayon upang ilunsad ang Signature Campaign para sa kagyat na pagpapalaya kay Senator Leila De Lima," Ma. Regina Mabalatan of...
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MANILA — Direct flights from China’s Guangxi Province to the country's top tourist destinations Davao, Cebu and Clark can soon be expected to bring in additional tourists from China.
This after the Department of Tourism (DOT) recently closed a deal with Chinese state-owned Guangxi Tourism Development Group Co., Ltd. to mount these additional flights during the recent “Belt and Road Forum” in Beijing.
“This undertaking will open up secondary gateways in the Philippines to the Chinese market and bring in additional tourists...