Durano still mum on presidential bet; grateful for VP Leni backers’ support

DESPITE having no official bet yet for president, gubernatorial aspirant and former Tourism secretary Joseph Felix “Ace” Durano is thankful to supporters of Vice President Leni Robredo for including him in the #LeniAceJunjun Movement.Durano told Robredo’s supporters that he is still not endorsing any of the presidential aspirants as of the moment. He held a […]

Anti-graft court convicts Ace Durano; Gwen denies she’s behind it

THE Sandiganbayan has convicted former tourism secretary and Cebu gubernatorial candidate Joseph Felix Mari “Ace” Durano for violating the Anti-Graft and Corrupt Practices Act over the development of the tourism department’s wall-calendar project in 2009 that allegedly failed to undergo public bidding. But Durano, in a statement, said the Nov. 26, 2021 decision of the […]

Barili mayor endorses Durano-Davide after Gwen fields nephew against him

BARILI Mayor Julieto “Julie” Flores will support the candidacy of gubernatorial candidate and former tourism secretary Ace Durano and re-electionist Vice Governor Hilario “Junjun” Davide III in the May 2022 elections. In an interview with SunStar Cebu on Thursday, Nov. 18, 2021, Flores said he had been a supportor of Davide since the latter’s stint […]

PPP names Ace Durano as Central Visayas head

FORMER Department of Tourism secretary Ace Durano has been named the regional president for Central Visayas of the Partido Pilipino sa Pagbabago (PPP), the party that recently nominated Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio as its presidential candidate for the 2022 elections. The appointment paper, signed by PPP founder Leonardo Fernandez, mentions that Durano will represent […]