Tag Archives: People

Jovita Fuentes: National Artist For Music

Today, August 7 is the 40th death anniversary of Jovita Fuentes.   Jovita Fuentes is a national artist for music.   She was born on February 15, 1895, and passed away on August 7, 1978.   Long before Lea Salonga’s break into Broadway, there was already Jovita Fuentes‘ portrayal of Cio-cio san in Giacomo Puccini’s Madame Butterfly at… Read More »

Sen Trillanes Statement Calling Cayetano Political Snake

Here is Sen Trillanes statement over Allan Peter Cayetano’s word war against former President Benigno Aquino III. Secretary Allan Peter Cayetano of Foreign Affairs has proven to be a political snake. The Panatag standoff happened in 2012. during which time Cayetano was still a loyal ally of the Aquino administration,so obviously,he never saw anything wrong with how President… Read More »

Valenzuela City newly elected liga ng mga barangay officers

Congratulations to the newly elected liga ng mga barangay officers of Valenzuela City. Joseph William (Ghogo) Deato Lim – Barangay Mabolo as President Bienvenido S. Bartolome Jr – Barangay Bisig as Vice President Abegail T. Dela Cuesta – Barangay Bagbaguin as Auditor Cristina Marie M. Feliciano – Barangay Arkong Bato as Board of Director Roel F. De Guzman… Read More »

General Jose Ignacio Paua, Who is he?

Did you know General Jose Ignacio Paua?   General Jose Ignacio Paua was the only pure-blooded Chinese general who fought against the Spaniards during the Philippine Revolution.     He supported the Katipunan and was a member of the Magdalo faction and backed General Emilio Aguinaldo against the Americans.   General Jose Ignacio Paua was born on April… Read More »

Samuel Martires, The New Ombudsman

The Philippines has a new ombudsman in the person of Samuel Martires.   Samuel Martires will served as ombudsman for a term of 7 years without reappointment. 9 Interesting Facts About The Office Of Ombudsman An Ombudsman must be at least 40 years old and natural-born citizen of the Philippines. An Ombudsman must be a lawyer and of… Read More »