Frasco: Sara will bring solution-oriented leadership to DepEd

OUTGOING Davao City Mayor and presumptive vice president Sara Duterte-Carpio is “more than qualified” to assume the post of Department of Education (DepEd) secretary.This was what Liloan, Cebu Mayor Christina Garcia-Frasco said in response to the comment of Sen. Risa Hontiveros that DepEd should be led by an “education expert.”“Vice President-elect Sara Duterte possesses vast […]

EXPLAINER: Guv Gwen Monday publicly said she didn’t think Sara would change her mind, she’s ‘no drama queen,’ quoting the mayor, ‘The ship has sailed.’ Tuesday, events in Davao began to tell otherwise. And Sara’s bet in Cebu: Ace Durano or Gwen?

IMMEDIATE IMPACT. In Cebu province, local parties such as One Cebu and Ace Durano’s PPP could be rushing to the drawing board and preparing for the final plan. In Cebu City, there could be less fuss and flurry, as Barug is expected to support the national lineup the PDP-Laban Cusin/Duterte wing will present, whatever it […]

Malilong: Persuading Sara

The other day, the city woke up to “Run Sara Run” streamers hanging along Osmeña Blvd. and Gen. Maxilom Avenue, posted by the “Friends of Sara Cebu.” The friends did not identify themselves. Meanwhile in Davao City, friends of the President’s daughter bared plans to organize motorcades bearing the same (but this time with the […]