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Duterte 8888 complaint hotline gets its own show, hosted by Panelo

Jul 03, 2019 - 10:34 AM

There are plans for President Rodrigo Duterte himself to appear in some episodes to answer questions from the public

Chief Presidential Legal Counsel Salvador Panelo shares the complaints being lodged by concerned citizens 8888 Hotline during the inauguration of the People's Television (PTV) Cordillera Hub at Lualhati Compound in Baguio City on March 11, 2017. TOTO LOZANO/Presidential Photo

Duterte to gov't workers: Stick to deadlines or you're out

Jan 25, 2017 - 6:53 PM

The President gives directors 15 days and department heads 30 days to sign documents Failure to do so could mean administrative charges

'JUST A GOVERNMENT WORKER.' President Rodrigo Duterte bows to Yolanda survivors during the 3rd anniversary of the super typhoon in Tacloban City on November 8, 2016. File photo by Karl Alonzo/Presidential Photo

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Oct 26, 2016 - 7:57 PM

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Duterte signs EO for 8888 citizen complaint center

Oct 26, 2016 - 3:00 PM

The 24 7 hotline and complaint center will have a strong link to the President himself as top aide Christopher Go will help oversee its operations

UNDER EVASCO'S OFFICE. Cabinet Secretary Leoncio Evasco Jr (left) is in charge of the 8888 Citizen Complaint Center. Photo by King Rodriguez/Malacanang PPD

Success stories from the 8888 hotline

Oct 09, 2016 - 3:52 PM

Citizen complaints received through the hotline get forwarded to concerned agencies for immediate action

Duterte to have morning TV show for citizen complaints

Oct 07, 2016 - 8:36 PM

The President himself announces that he will devote an hour every morning to a show where Filipinos can text their complaints about government corruption

DIRECT LINE. President Duterte intends to have a morning television show giving citizens with complaints a direct line to him. File photo from PPD

8888 hotline: Most complaints lodged vs SSS, LTO

Sep 23, 2016 - 7:04 PM

Quezon City and Manila also top the list of LGUs that got the most number of complaints since the hotline was launched in August

Heeding gov't, Globe to charge P5 for 911 calls

Jul 28, 2016 - 9:03 AM

UPDATED As mandated by government Globe s general counsel says the telecommunication company is prepared to relay voice calls for the 911 and 8888 hotlines starting August 1

Duterte plans to put up '8888' citizen hotline

Jul 01, 2016 - 9:26 AM

President Rodrigo Duterte wants the hotline center to be manned 24 hours a day

DIRECT LINK. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte tells urban poor Manila residents of his plan to put up a nation-wide citizen hotline. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler