No parent’s consent, no vaccine for minors in Cebu City

CEBU City’s Covid-19 vaccination registration will be updated to include parents’ consent for children aged 12 to 17 years old, Acting Mayor Michael Rama said. PaBakunata.com, the city’s registration website, requires personal information, which might put the privacy and security of minors at risk without adult supervision, said Rama. “We have to respect the human […]

Opposition coalition to name 2022 polls bets by late September

Opposition coalition 1Sambayan on Friday said it may only name its official candidates for next year’s elections by late September, saying the party is still focused on its expansion activities.   More than three months since it was launched, the coalition is “still in the process of accepting nominations,” retired justice Antonio T. Carpio, a coalition […]

Wenceslao: The best vaccine

The tendency of some Filipinos to choose the vaccine they want the government to inoculate them reminds me of my own attitude during raffles. When the party host begins announcing the winners of the minor prizes, I always wish that my number won’t be called because it forfeits my chance of winning the major prize. […]