Jose MIguel Arroyo - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Jose MIguel Arroyo


Mike Arroyo to De Lima: How does karma feel?

Aug 19, 2016 - 7:20 PM

The husband of former President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo says it was karma that Senator Leila de Lima has become the target of personal attacks from President Rodrigo Duterte

KARMA? Former first gentleman Mike Arroyo says Senator Leila de Lima got a taste of her own medicine by being the target of personal attacks.

Gloria Arroyo to undergo stem cell therapy in Germany

Aug 10, 2016 - 5:35 PM

Former president Gloria Arroyo also plans to meet with Filipino communities in France and Hong Kong if allowed by the anti graft court Sandiganbayan to leave the country

UNDERGOING TREATMENT. Pampanga 2nd District Representative Gloria Arroyo grants a media interview on August 10. Photo by Mara Cepeda

Court allows more of Mike Arroyo's travels abroad

Oct 22, 2014 - 7:00 AM

The anti graft court accepts the argument of the husband of former President Gloria Arroyo that he has no reason not to return as his family and his business interests are in the Philippines

Anti-graft court allows Mike Arroyo to leave PH

Aug 22, 2014 - 10:34 AM

UPDATED The Sandiganbayan s Fifth Division has granted the former First Gentleman s request to go on a European trip with his family from September 21 to October 10

Ruby Tuason drags dead brother into Malampaya scam

Feb 11, 2014 - 9:57 PM

Tuason’s affidavit also gives a peek into how she regarded Napoles – a name dropper who cut off conduits once she personally got to reach principals

Ex-SAF chief cleared in secondhand choppers deal

Sep 01, 2013 - 3:24 PM

CA rules that the Ombudsman erred in finding Santiago liable for dishonesty

Unable to vote, GMA 'depressed'

May 13, 2013 - 5:02 PM

Husband Mike says Gloria also suffering from hip pains

Sandiganbayan junks Arroyo plea to drop ZTE case

Jan 08, 2013 - 7:06 PM

The Sandiganbayan rejects the Arroyos motion to drop the plunder case over the botched NBN ZTE deal

CASE PROCEEDS. The Sandiganbayan rejects the Arroyos' motion to quash the plunder case against them over the botched NBN-ZTE deal. File photo.

Court freezes Ongpin's bank accounts

Dec 08, 2012 - 2:32 PM

The freeze order was made upon the request of the Anti Money Laundering Council

UNDER SUSPICION. Roberto "Bobby" Ongpin faces the Senate Blue Ribbon Committee in November 2011. Photo from Senate website

Comelec on Mikey Arroyo: Either lazy or lacking in empathy

Oct 31, 2012 - 6:07 PM

In its en banc resolution the Comelec explains why it disqualified Ang Galing Pinoy which is represented by the son of former President Arroyo

For the 2nd time, Arroyo lawyer asks Sereno to inhibit

Sep 10, 2012 - 6:21 PM

Mike Arroyo says he expects Chief Justice Sereno to cast a vote in favor of the Aquino administration


PNP officers fired over chopper scam

Jun 16, 2012 - 3:57 PM

PNP fires 10 officers in connection with the chopper scam involving former First Gentleman Jose Miguel Mike Arroyo

Mike Arroyo on Unas testimony: 'Fabricated'

Jun 15, 2012 - 3:42 PM

Former First Gentleman Jose Miguel Mike Arroyo denounces the testimony of the star witness in his wife s electoral sabotage case

Mike Arroyo withdraws request to travel

Jun 15, 2012 - 2:58 PM

Former First Gentleman Jose Miguel Mike Arroyo wants to keep the option of questioning probable cause in his graft case over the chopper scam

Osmeña to resign if can't prove Mike Arroyo behind DBP-Ongpin loan

Jun 13, 2012 - 6:25 PM

Sen Sergio Osmeña is 110 confident that former First Gentleman Jose Miguel Arroyo had a hand in the over P660 million loans reportedly granted illegally by state run bank to businessman Roberto V Ongpin

Sandiganbayan order blocks Mike Arroyo flight

Jun 13, 2012 - 1:37 PM

The Sandiganbayan issued him a permit to travel to Japan but he may not leave yet because of another pending graft case

Ombudsman junks bribery, graft case vs Arroyos

Jun 06, 2012 - 6:13 PM

Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales finds insufficient evidence to support the case

Chopper scam: Mike Arroyo, 21 others sued

Jun 06, 2012 - 4:05 PM

UPDATED The Ombudsman files graft charges vs 22 people led by Mike Arroyo businessman Hilario de Vera and ex PNP chief Jesus Verzosa over the sale of second hand choppers to the Philippine National Police

Mike Arroyo leaving for Japan, again

Jun 06, 2012 - 2:54 PM

Former First Gentleman Jose Miguel Mike Arroyo requests the Sandiganbayan to allow him to travel to Japan

What if Corona goes to the SC?

May 29, 2012 - 12:48 PM

Being the most senior in the High Court Justice Antonio Carpio as officer in charge will decide when to call for a special session

Corona on trial

'Not guilty': Arroyo couple arraigned

Apr 11, 2012 - 8:39 AM

[UPDATED] Former President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo her husband Mike and former Comelec chief Benjamin Abalos plead not guilty over alleged corruption in the botched NBN ZTE deal

OVER NBN-ZTE. Former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo and her husband, Mike, undergo arraignment together for the first time Wednesday. Illustration by Emil Mercado

Mike Arroyo posts bail, says case doesn't apply to him

Mar 13, 2012 - 2:02 PM

Jose Miguel Mike Arroyo faces a graft charge along with 3 others in connection with the botched 329 M NBN ZTE deal

GRAFT CHARGE. Former First Gentleman Jose Miguel "Mike" Arroyo posts bail in relation to a graft charge before the Sandiganbayan.

Iggy Arroyo: Brother to the rescue

Jan 26, 2012 - 1:24 PM

The 60 year old solon was declared clinically dead in London where he was treated for liver cancer

Ignacio "Iggy" Arroyo. (Photo courtesy of

'I had nothing to do with chopper deal'

Jan 19, 2012 - 6:09 PM

Mike Arroyo asks Ombudsman to dismiss criminal complaint vs him

Graft court bars Mike Arroyo from leaving

Jan 03, 2012 - 11:50 AM

This is in connection with the graft case filed against Arroyo and three others on the botched NBN ZTE deal

Mike Arroyo barred from leaving

GMA graft case 'molehill out of critics' mountain'

Dec 30, 2011 - 5:45 PM

The Arroyo camp says the graft case vs GMA shows critics make a mountain out of a molehill

Arroyo lawyer Ferdinand Topacio

'Evidence vs GMA not enough for plunder'

Dec 29, 2011 - 6:33 PM

The Office of the Ombudsman says more evidence is needed to charge GMA with plunder over the NBN ZTE deal

Arroyo's Fortress and the Nosy Press

Sep 04, 2011 - 8:00 AM

Ex-Arroyo bookkeeper arrested by Senate for contempt

Aug 22, 2011 - 8:00 AM

Committee probing the chopper controversy says Rowena del Rosario is evasive unbelievable