Davao City elections - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Davao City elections


Hugpong ng Pagbabago sweeps Senate race in Davao City

May 15, 2019 - 10:24 AM

Davaoeños Bong Go and Ronald dela Rosa clinch the top two spots in the Senate race in the Duterte bailiwick of Davao City

2019 HNP Campaign Caravan for Senators at the San Pedro Square in Davao City on Thursday night, May 9. Crowds staying outside the big tent of the campaign rally stayed even with the sudden heavy rains. Rappler photo

Duterte: ‘Ayaw ko ng dynasty, but we are forced’

Oct 18, 2018 - 6:57 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte claims his daughter Sara forced her younger brother, Sebastian, to run as her vice mayor in Davao City

President-elect Rodrigo Roa Duterte arrives at the Rizal Hall of Malacañan Palace, where the inaugural ceremony will take place, together with his children Paulo, Sara, Sebastian and Veronica. Photo by Rey Baniquet/EDP Malacanang

Duterte's 3 eldest children running in 2019

Oct 17, 2018 - 6:29 PM

Sara Duterte is seeking reelection as mayor, Paolo is running for Davao City 1st District congressman, and Sebastian is running for Davao City vice mayor

Sara Duterte seeks reelection as Davao City mayor

Oct 15, 2018 - 5:30 PM

The President's daughter is not seeking a national post in 2019 despite her good performance in senatorial surveys

SEEKING REELECTION. Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte Carpio files her Certificate of Candidacy on October 15 2018. Photo by Manman Dejeto/Rappler

Sara Duterte to seek reelection in 2019

Aug 13, 2018 - 10:45 AM

'She is saying she can’t leave Davao City. There’s so much she wants to do that she hasn’t accomplished yet,' says Anthony del Rosario, secretary general of the mayor's Hugpong ng Pagbabago party

2019 PLANS. Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte Carpio has been floating the idea of a Senate run to ‘annoy' her father’s critics. File photo from the Davao City Facebook page.

Sara Duterte-Carpio’s E-Day message for dad: Good luck

May 09, 2016 - 9:19 AM

Asked if she s ready to be the First Lady she says I m ready to be Davao City mayor

D-DAY IN DAVAO. Sara Duterte-Carpio votes at Precinct cluster 416, DRANHS, Matina Crossing, Davao City. Photo by Manman Dejeto/Rappler

3,500 cops deployed for election duty in Davao City

May 08, 2016 - 1:10 AM

There will be up to 4 policemen for each polling precinct standing guard 50 meters away from the schools

Ateneo de Davao showcases public exhibit on elections

May 05, 2016 - 3:09 PM

The exhibit set to last until the end of campaign period on May 7 showcases 100 faces and opinions of the Ateneo community students teachers janitors to vendors regarding the Philippine elections

PHVOTE. The exhibit at Ateneo de Davao's Jacinto campus shows 50 photos and opinions from the university community. Photo by Elyza Katrina Duban

Davao City: Duterte party to expel disloyal village chiefs

Apr 07, 2016 - 9:45 PM

Some 70 barangay chairpersons are reportedly supporting the congressional bet of Abet Ungab instead of Hugpong Sa Tawong Lungsod s Karlo Bello