Duterte's modernisation move will phase out traditional jeepneys
Wed, Dec 27, 2017 - 5:50 AM
For decades, the jeepney has been the most widely used mode of transportation in the Philippines, earning the nickname "king of the road".
IN Alvin Ocampo's 18-year-old jeepney, the dashboard is held together with yards of peeling electrical tape. The only concession to Manila's stifling heat is a fan screwed to the ceiling. And unless you count the padlocked metal grate in place of the driver's-side door that Mr...