Pope Francis has tapped Fr. Jose Rapadas as the new bishop of the Diocese of Iligan in an appointment announced in Rome at 12 noon (6 p.m. Philippine time) Thursday.
The Sangguniang Bayan of Ipil has been shortlisted for the 2018 Outstanding Local Legislative Award after it bested all other local legislative bodies in the region for the regional award last December.
An environmental advocacy group has urged the government for increased measures to better protect the country’s agriculture and farmers from the threat of infection from the African Swine Fever (ASF), which has now reached Southeast Asia, including the adoption of policies to curb the country’s high consumption of imported industrial meat.
Zamboanga City Mayor Maria Isabelle Climaco-Salazar has allayed fears over threats of kidnapping after President Rodrigo Duterte warned tourists against going to Zamboanga because of security concerns.
The post-election atmosphere is even more bitter and divisive than during the campaign period. But as Christians, how should we react to the election results?