Tag Archives: People

Patrocinio Gamboa | Heroine of Jaro

    Patrocinio Gamboa was one of the first members of the Philippine revolution in the Visayas.   He was involved by helping in the treatment of injured members of the revolution and helped in fund raising and medicine procurement for the revolutionary. Isa sya sa mga unang miyembro ng rebolusyon sa Bisayas, kung saan tumulong sya sa… Read More »

Oldest Bar Examinee | Bar Exam 2018

Retired Col. Ibarra Mariano, 87, is one of the oldest bar examinees this year.   He finished law school 51 years ago but only took the Bar in 1995 but failed.   The second Sunday of 2018 Bar examinations have been concluded at the University of Santo Tomas in Manila.   The examinees almost all agree that today’s… Read More »

Tandang Sora | Mother of the Philippine Revolution

Tandang Sora (Melchora Aquino) alone raised her six children and when the Katipunan was founded, she helped the members by taking care of them like her own children.   This is the reason for her arrest by the Spaniards. The Spaniards tortured her to extract information on the whereabouts of the KKK’s members but she never yielded and… Read More »

Secretary Locsin in Brussels

Secretary Locsin is in Brussels to represent President Rodrigo Duterte in the biennial summit that brings together leaders of Asia and Europe. During their meeting, Secretary Locsin and Prime Minister Rutte discussed the state of relations between the Philippines and the Netherlands and steps both countries could take to further strengthen bilateral cooperation. The Image above shows Foreign… Read More »