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Moreno hopes Rizal’s life will inspire young people

By NITZ ARANCON Correspondent Cagayan de Oro City Mayor Oscar Moreno along with other government officials and employees lead the historic centennial year celebration of the Dr. Jose Rizal Monument at the Public Plaza in Divisoria Monday morning. In his speech Moreno hoped that Rizal’s teachings and work would inspire ...

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Respect Duterte’s decision, Emano says

MISAMIS Oriental Governor Yevgeny Vincente Emano when sought for comment by the media on Monday, suggested that hearing of Maute cases could be heard inside the military or police camps for safety and not too expensive compared to bringing it to Manila. Governor Emano said the Judiciary department could set ...

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DSWD-9 sends 15k food packs to Marawi

ZAMBOANGA City — The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD-9) sent 15,000 food packs for families displaced by the ongoing fighting in Marawi City. Ivan Eric Salvador, DSWD regional information officer, said the family food packs have arrived  at one of the relief operation centers in Linamon, Lanao del ...

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2 killed, 6 hurt in Davao clashes

DAVAO City — Amid calls from the National Democratic Front (NDF) and the government to stop offensives and focus attention to terror groups, clashes between government troops and the New People’s Army (NPA) rebels continue, leaving two soldiers killed and six others wounded in Davao Region over the weekend. The ...

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Misor tightens security

Misamis Oriental Governor Yevgeny Vincente Emano has directed the provincial police command to strengthen inbound and outbound security measures in Misamis Oriental. In a directive addressed to Supt. Sukarno Alvarez, of the provincial police command, Emano instructed the police command to strengthen checkpoints at the boundaries of Misamis Oriental and ...

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Sulkud police officer awarded for yield of communist guerrillas

ISULAN, Sultan Kudarat — Police officials in Sultan Kudarat have been awarded Monday for the surrender of six New Peoples’ Army members over the weekend even as a police official junked claims by communist leaders of fake surrenderers. Senior Supt. Raul Supiter, Sultan Kudarat police director, said the firearms surrendered ...

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Duterte: Maute Group’s arsenal could match AFP’s

By Carolyn O. Arguillas MindaNews DAVAO City — President Rodrigo Duterte over the weekend said the Marawi Crisis is not a case of failure of intelligence but a case of connivance of politicians and warlords who allowed the Maute Group to stockpile firearms and ammunition in Marawi City that “could ...

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Homeowners picket against cemetery in residential area

Residents in upper Macasandig and Indahag staged a picket rally last Saturday to protest the resumption of development work on Forest Lake Memorial Park project. Residents from Arroville Subd., Melecia Homes and Molloi Polloi assembled infront of the memorial park development project last Saturday morning to once again register their ...

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Valencia tightens security measures

VALENCIA City, Bukidnon — The City Government of Valencia has tightened its security and urged its residents to cooperate in the process of maintaining peace and order in the city following the declaration of martial law in Mindanao. Valencia City Administrator Atty. Genaro C. Cadigal, Jr., is grateful for the ...

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