CDO officials on hot seat after blast
Officials of the Cagayan De Oro City Police are in hot waters after the latest explosion in a restaurant bar inside a shopping complex in the said city.
According to Philippine National Police Chief Director General Alan Purisima, he wants to know who ordered the immediate cleaning of the scene of the crime which was against the standard operating procedure in any crime.
Purisima also castigated the cops of the city because the bombing happened amid the existing full alert status in the Mindanao region.
The PNP Chief already gave a directive to Police Regional Office 10 Director Chief Supt. Catalino Rodriguez to know if the Police committed any violation with the said explosion.
The suspect was able to place the bomb inside the restaurant without the police noticing it. The explosion left eight persons dead and around 40 people injured. (Rey Sibayan)
Bulacan mayor faces grave misconduct, abuse raps
Norzagaray Bulacan Mayor Alfredo Germar is facing a tough test, not in his office but in the court after employees complained of grave misconduct and grave abuse.
The case stemmed from angered construction and maintenance of the municipal engineer’s office complaining against Germar.
Based on the affidavit, Germar called the two maintenance workers after the flag ceremony on Monday and were lambasted while inside the municipal.
Not contented, the Mayor punched a complainant in the chest.
After the incident, Germar asked the two employees to come with him inside his office where he again cussed at the two.
According to the complainant, the mayor was mad because of Germar claim that he was one who distributed the disqualification case against Germar. (Kisses Jabson)