MB Daily News Update

Published September 4, 2021, 7:30 AM

by Manila Bulletin

Allegations of corruption have fueled a word war between Malacanang and the Senate; Vice President has expressed shock over President Duterte’s admission that he had based appointments to government positions based on favor and friendship; while Philippine Red Cross (PRC) officials have come to the defense of their chairman Senator Richard Gordon, who went under fire from the Chief Executive.

These are among the top stories on Friday morning, September 4, 2021.

Firefighters try to contain a fire that hit a vegetable and fruit warehouse in San Dionisio, Paranaque City, on Friday, September 3, 2021. No one was reported hurt in the fire. (Ali Vicoy)
  1. PH COVID-19 Update
  • From the Office of the Vice President
  • Allegedly anomalous pandemic purchases…

and DOH procurement of ambulances

  • Duterte-Gordon word war

In defense of Gordon

  • ‘Tupad’ wings clipped
  • Business Corner
  • Education Corner
  • Metro Roundup
  • Provincial Roundup