Vicente Gato - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Vicente Gato


Batanes pols start 'trend' of LP allies jumping ship to UNA?

Sep 15, 2015 - 12:11 PM

It is really very auspicious that Batanes started it all because Batanes is the northernmost province So we hope this trend would go from north to south says UNA s secretary general

NEW ALLIES. After the oath-taking ceremony in the Coconut Palace on September 14, Batanes Governor Vicente Gato (middle) and engineer Nicanor Abad (right) are now members of Vice President Jejomar Binay's (left) United Nationalist Alliance. File photo by Joel Liporada/Rappler

Butch Abad's estranged brother joins Binay party

Sep 14, 2015 - 2:41 PM

UPDATED Nicanor Abad elder brother of President Aquino s budget secretary will challenge Butch Abad s wife in the congressional race in their home province of Batanes

ALLIES. Nicanor Abad (3rd from left), Batanes Governor Vicente Gato (2nd from left), and Vice Governor Ronaldo Aguto (left) swear before Vice President Jejomar Binay as new members of the United Nationalist Alliance. Photo by Joel Liporada/Rappler

Tornado-like Odette strongest in 25 years

Sep 21, 2013 - 2:16 PM

Described in a Washington Post blog as the equivalent of a category 5 hurricane it has devastated crops uprooted trees destroyed homes in Batanes