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Election 2016: Abra political leaders sign covenant for peaceful elections

By: Gabriel Cardinoza, Kimberlie Quitasol BAGUIO CITY, Philippines—Officials and Tingguian elders in Abra province have signed a peace covenant that they hope would address political violence in the province in the run-up to the 2016 national elections.

Elections 2016: Abra mayor kicks out ally so son could run for mayor

In the small town of Tayum in Abra, blood is thicker than politics, or just about anything.

Election 2016: Mayor Bernos’ aide shot dead

The irony of it all, this killing happened during the celebration of the “Abra Week for Peace” ——- Abra is again living up to its name as “the killing field in the North” after the slaying on December 4 of the aide of La Paz town mayor Joseph Bernos.

Election 2016: Ruby Bersamin’s candidacy in trouble?

The fight for Governorship in Abra just got a twist with an allege filing of disqualification case against Ruby Bersamin’s cadidacy on the basis that she didn’t properly renounced her US Citizenship.

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