Sona Word Search

President Benigno Aquino III’s fourth State of the Nation Address (Sona) on Monday, July 22, 2013, is the 74th in Philippine history.

Search the words that are often included in the President’s state of the nation address speech. Highlight the words you found and finish the search in 5 minutes. Once the timer stops, grab a screen shot of your time and word board. Post your screen shot at Sun.Star Philippine-News on Facebook.


Government to continue fight vs corruption until last day

MALACANANG vowed Wednesday to continue the government’s effort to get rid of corruption until the last day in office of President Benigno Aquino III.

In a news briefing, presidential spokesperson Edwin Lacierda cited a recent Transparency International survey saying 38 percent of Filipinos believe that the government’s effort to wipe out corruption is gaining ground.

“We recognize that there are still some levels of corruption but the people have seen that there is a consistent fight against corruption under this government and so that has been recognized by those surveyed,” he said. Read more

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