Jesus Augusto “Chito” P. Francisco (1943-2019)

9th January 2020
We are deeply saddened by the passing of our most esteemed colleague and friend, Chito. He left behind a legacy of sharing, such that, his widow, Mariel, and family, decided to make UPERDFI the beneficiary of gifts in lieu...

Passing of our STS lecturer Ernesto G Sonido Jr MLIS (1967-2019)

12th July 2019
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our STS Senior Lecturer Prof Ernesto "Juned" Sonido. He was 52.

Teodoro D. Regala (1933-2019)

7th June 2019
One of ACCRALAW's founding partners dies at 85

Karina Constantino-David, 73

23rd May 2019
MANILA, Philippines — Former Civil Service Commission (CSC) chair Karina Constantino-David died on Tuesday. She was 73. Her family confirmed her death in a statement released yesterday. No other details were provided. “Much of her life was spent serving...

Melito S. Salazar, Jr. (August 04, 1949– February 16, 2019)

1st March 2019
Melito S. Salazar, Jr., columnist and Vice President of the Manila Bulletin and an alumnus of the University of the Philippines (UP) Diliman, succumbed to cancer at the age of 69. He had served in UP as a Director...

Nestor A. Espenilla, Jr. (October 12, 1958 – February 23, 2019)

27th February 2019
Nestor A. Espenilla, Jr., Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) Governor and Chairman; and a University of the Philippines Diliman alumnus, peacefully passed away at the age of 60 years old after battling tongue cancer for more than a year....