Badoy faces another complaint at Ombudsman over red-tagging Robredo

The progressive groups who filed the complaint say Facebook’s ‘continued refusal’ to act on disinformation, as well as ‘libelous and hateful remarks’ Badoy used against the Vice President, compelled them to bring the case to the Ombudsman MANILA, Philippines – Presidential Communications Operations Office Undersecretary Lorraine Badoy faces yet another complaint before the Office of … Read more

After red-tagging Robredo, Badoy faces suspension threat at Ombudsman

‘Defaming and intimidating a fellow public official, much more ordinary citizens, is not appropriate to the position of Usec Badoy,’ complainants say in Filipino MANILA, Philippines – After red-tagging Vice President Leni Robredo and members of the progressive Makabayan bloc in Congress, serial red-tagger Undersecretary Lorraine Badoy faced more complaints calling for her immediate suspension. … Read more

Duterte gives Ombudsman Mindanao post to his Palace aide from Davao

Top positions at the Office of the Ombudsman are now held by Duterte appointmentees. The representatives for Visayas has yet to be named. MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte has appointed his Palace aid from Davao City, Presidential Management Staff (PMS) Undersecretary Anderson Lo, as Deputy Ombudsman for Mindanao. Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea confirmed the … Read more