GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/15 May) -- The Commission on Elections (Comelec) proceeded with the canvassing of election returns here this morning amid protests from the camp of reelectionist Rep. Darlene Antonino-Custodio of the first congressional district of South Cotabato on the composition of the city's board of canvassers.
GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/15 May) – It’s still too early to tell but Filipino boxing icon Manny Pacquiao on Tuesday appeared headed for a stunning upset in the political arena. But that’s as far as initial results are concerned.
KORONADAL CITY (MindaNews / May 11) – The killing on Wednesday of a known political ally of the Antoninos in Tupi, South Cotabato has gotten boxing icon Manny Pacquiao into another political heat with rivals and other political leaders.
GENERAL SANTOS CITY (Mindanews/21 Feb) – The congressional contest here has started to heat up after another administration ally has declared to make a run for the House of Representatives in the coming May 14 elections.
The multimillionaire boxing icon from this city said Monday night he would “seriously” think over the offer of local leaders of the administration Lakas-Christian Muslim Democrats (Lakas-CMD) party to run as mayor or congressman in the May elections.