5 Pangasinan barangays in election watchlist

LINGAYEN, Pangasinan — The Pangasinan Police Provincial Office (PPO) has named five barangays in the province among election watchlist areas (EWAs), days before the May 14 Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan Elections…

20 village heads unopposed, 20 withdraw bid in barangay polls

CITY OF ILAGAN, Isabela — At least 20 village heads are running unopposed while 20 others gave up their election bids in Ilagan City as the Commission on Elections wrapped up…

DILG urges voters not elect corrupt bets in village, SK polls

MANILA — The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) on Friday urged voters not to elect candidates with shady backgrounds and questionable conduct in the upcoming May 14, 2018…

DILG, Comelec on guard vs. 3rd-term village execs

MANILA — With the start of the filing of certificates of candidacy (COCs) on Saturday, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) and the Commission on Elections (Comelec) are…

Comelec 85% ready for barangay, SK elections

  MANILA — The Commission on Elections (Comelec) is 85 percent ready for the conduct of the Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) Elections on May 14, exactly 96 days to go.…