Malacañang supports DOJ on SAF44 investigation
Malacañang defends Department of Justice (DOJ) despite failure to resolve the SAF44 issue last 2015.
According to Presidential Communications Secretary Herminio Coloma Jr., if there is a delay in publicizing the results of Mamasapano probe, it is because the DOJ is securing strong evidences against accused parties. In the same statement, he added that the DOJ failed to meet the January deadline in solving the case.
Even more, he assured that the government will not stop until justice is served to the soldier victims.
Ammonia gas leak causes inconvenience to Cavite residents
At least 20 Residents of Carmona, Cavite were hospitalized as they felt stomachache, difficulty in breathing, and dizziness due to an alleged leak of ammonia gas in an ice factory.
The ammonia gas leak came from the Golden Mile Business Park, Chairman Tommel Peneyra of Cavite Municipal Risk Reduction and Management Office cited.
He clarified that the health of people will not be affected from the said gas leak.
In a statement of the Polytrade Company, they confirmed the leak was found in the condenser of the factory.
Mosul Dam Baghdad in danger of extreme deluge
Residents of Baghdad, including Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs), are being evacuated by the Iraqi Government due to Mosul Dam’s possibility to collapse and cause an massive flooding, that may reach up to 18 feet high.
Charge D’Affaires Elmer Cato said that 300 Filipinos are affected in the said calamity and they need to be retreated to higher grounds. The Iraqi Government is currently fixing the dam.
Meanwhile, the Philippine Embassy advised the OFWs to contact the authorities as soon as possible for their own safety as well.
Quark Heneras comments on the reason for deaths in the entertainment industry
Film director Quark Heneras posts in a social networking site that directors experience extreme irregularities in working hours and condition on TV productions causing them to suffer from illnesses.
The statements shared were published after respected director Francis Pasion died due to cardiac arrest this Sunday. The director brought to life the masterpieces “Jay” and “Buwaya”.
Director Wenn Deramas is among of those added in the long list of directors who died of cardiac arrest and due to work irregularities. Quark added that it’s time for a change.. shift directors’ working hours on television works.