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Lawyer blasts late filing of motion by dismissed cops

By LITO RULONA Correspondent A COMPLAINANT of a case against lambasted the motion for reconsideration filed by dismissed Camp Alagar police officers and called the motion a “blatant case of perjury.” Lawyer Ernie Palanan, the complainant of the serious dishonesty and grave misconduct filed against dismissed Supt. Michael John Q. ...

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Misor guv declares ‘truce,’ support to mayor Guingona

By Edwin Iyo, Correspondent Gingoog City — Misamis Oriental Governor Yevgeny Vincente Emano on Sunday declared he will support this city’s mayor and setting aside their families’ politican spat when he graced the culmination night of the week-long celebration of this city’s 57th Charter Day and the 38th Grand Kaliga ...

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Drug suspect couple falls in city crackdown

By Edwin Iyo, Correspondent Gingoog City — Authorities here have continued its mission to go against drug syndicates and were able to arrest a couple in a buy-bust operation Sunday morning at Barangay Lunao, here. Chief Insp.Duyle Vembu Buenaflor, Chief of the Operation Section of the Gingoog City Police Station, ...

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‘God bless our country’

DAVAO City — Martial law Duterte style is an “unconventional way of developing the whole of Mindanao,” former Senate President Aquilino Pimentel, Jr., said. In a statement, the elder Pimentel, father of the incumbent Senate President and a victim of human rights violation under Marcos’ martial law said it might ...

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Lumad accuses 8IB of arbitrary arrest

By Nitz Arancon Correspondent INDIGENES from San Fernando, Bukidnon has accused soldiers belonging to the Army’s 8th Infantry Battalion of arbitrary arrest and detention. In an interview, Valdes Mandagit, 27, a resident of Sitio Tibugawan, Barangay Kawayan in San Fernando town said the soldiers arrested him and his companions last ...

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Maoist guerrillas own up to recent attacks in Bukidnon province

By LITO RULONA Correspondent  THE New People’s Army has owned up to the recent attacks in Bukidnon province, calling it “punitive actions against suspected criminals.” Ka Malem Mabini, spokeperson of the NPA-North Central Mindanao Command said the Front 6, South Central Bukidnon Sub-Regional Command (NPA-SCB) launched two tactical offensives and ...

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28 bodies set to be buried today

  By ZEA IO MING C. CAPISTRANO Davao Today’  The remains of 28 persons recovered in the battle zone of  Marawi City are set to be buried in the city today, the day President Rodrigo Duterte will deliver his second State of the Nation Address. In a phone interview, Lanao ...

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