Duterte negative for COVID-19 in last swab test — Go

Krissy Aguilar - Reporter / @KAguilarINQ 04/08/2021

MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte tested negative for COVID-19 when he underwent his last swab test during the Holy Week, his longtime aide Sen. Bong Go said Thursday. “Regular naman pong nagpapa-swab test si Pangulong Duterte…

Bong, Sara, Manny: Faces of continuity

Joel Ruiz Butuyan - @inquirerdotnet 03/22/2021

A Go-Duterte tandem is now being bruited about as the ruling administration’s winning card in the 2022 elections. President Duterte himself declared that Sen. Bong Go wants to run for president. In turn, Go said he will…

Distribution of cash aid for Cebuano combat sports trainers, athletes set 

Glendale G. Rosal 02/26/2021

(Updated, 1:30 p.m.) CEBU CITY, Philippines—Cebuano combat sports trainers and athletes are set to claim their financial aid from the Assistance to Individuals In Crisis Situation (AICS) program. The distribution of financial aid for Cebuano combat sports…

‘Dapat pasagasaan kayo sa eroplano,’ says Go of those skirting travel ban

Neil Arwin Mercado - Reporter / @NAMercadoINQ 01/04/2021

MANILA, Philippines — There should be no exemptions in the implementation of travel restrictions following the outbreak of a new coronavirus variant in other countries, Senator Christopher “Bong” Go said Monday. In a statement, Go said that…

Duterte conducts aerial inspection of Ulysses-hit areas

Christia Marie Ramos - Reporter / @CMRamosINQ 11/12/2020

MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday conducted an aerial inspection of areas hit by the onslaught of Typhoon Ulysses. Senator Christopher “Bong” Go, a long-time aide of the President, shared photos of him and the…

Duterte still trusts PhilHealth chief despite corruption claims, says Bong Go

Christia Marie Ramos - Reporter / @CMRamosINQ 07/27/2020

MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte still trusts Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth) president and CEO Ricardo Morales despite allegations of widespread corruption within the agency, former special assistant to the president and now Senator Christopher “Bong”…

Duterte set to make new pronouncements today–Bong Go

Krissy Aguilar 03/16/2020

MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte is set to make new pronouncements as he meets anew on Monday afternoon with the Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) on Emerging Infectious Diseases, military and police officials following the continuous spike…

Bong Go: ‘PRRD was deeply hurt’, urges co-lawmaker not to politicize ABS-CBN franchise renewal issue

Rosalie Abatayo 02/25/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Although he did not stay and listen to the Senate hearing on the franchise renewal of ABS-CBN yesterday, February 24, Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go said it is more important for the people…

Bong Go says Duterte was just joking, no plans to run as president in 2022

Gabriel Pabico Lalu 02/07/2020

MANILA, Philippines – Senator Bong Go has downplayed President Rodrigo Duterte’s statements about him planing to run as president in the 2022 elections, saying that Duterte was merely joking. Go clarified on Thursday that he does not…

Gov’t is ‘on top of the situation’ – Go on nCoV outbreak

Inquirer.net 02/05/2020

  MANILA, Philippines — “Since day one, the whole Duterte administration has said that it has been on top of the situation and is doing everything it can to address the issue,” Sen. Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go…

Bong Go challenges Robredo: Kill the drug lords if you can

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 11/23/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Senator Christopher “Bong” Go urged Vice President Leni Robredo to work hard as the anti-illegal drugs czar so that no new drug lords can take root in the country under her leadership. The…

Labella okays resumption of night market in Cebu City

Irene R. Sino Cruz 10/07/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines —Mayor Edgardo Labella said he had ordered the resumption of the night market. The night market will start at 6:30 p.m. and end at 2:00 a.m. or 3:00 a.m., Labella said in an interview…

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