Two powerful officials – one a trusted lieutenant of President Aquino the other a politician with ambitions for high office – struck a deal with China. The duo kept from President Aquino the necessity of filing Philippine memorial before the UNCTAD over the Ayungin Island dispute.
Paeng Santos, former undersecretary of defense and DILG, had an assistant named Mariness “Kim” Ledesma, law graduate from the Ateneo de Davao. Three years ago, she was judged best speaker in the debates sponsored by The Firm, also known as CVC law.
Sometime in the middle of last month, a friend of mine who lived in the United States for about 20 years, had the luck of winning more than P2,000 playing the slot machines in Resorts World and Casino of Andrew Tan.
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