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Lianga police chief faces sexual harrasment raps

By Ben Serrano, Correspondent BUTUAN City — The Chief of Police of Lianga, Surigao del Sur who was facing sexual harassment and possible attempted rape charges has been relieved from his post, the Provincial Police Office reported. Through its provincial police director Senior Supt. Romaldo Bayting identified the relieved police ...

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‘China respect Unclos ruling or face international isolation’

By Ben Serrano, Correspondent TANDAG City — Foreign human right advocates who are members of the International Solidarity Mission who visited lumad evacuees here in Tandag City on Thursday said Asian giant China being a state party to the UNCLOS must respect the tribunal ruling or face international isolation. The ...

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Valencia city receives award from PSCO

THE City Government of Valencia has recently reeived an award for being the Most Economical in Operating a Depot during the 12th Annual Depot Assessment on July 8, 2016 at Bayleaf Hotel, Intramuros Manila. The award was given by the Procurement Service Central Office (PSCO) with Executive Director IV, Atty. ...

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Armm provides aid to conflict affected communities

By Teng Datu, Cotabato City Bureau Chief Cotabato City  – The Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (Armm) conducted simultaneous medical and relief operations in three municipalities affected by the ongoing military operation against members of the Abu Sayyaf Group in Basilan province. Armm Governor Mujiv Hataman led the delivery of ...

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Residents carp over lack of water

By LITO RULONA, Correspondent RESIDENTS of Baungon, Bukidnon are up in arms over the lack of potable water despite the fact that their town has been the source of bulk water that supplies this city and nearby towns. Barangay San Vicente chairman Nelson Babion, however, brushed off the complaints by ...

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Sulu mayors sign agreement for anti-poverty program

By Teng Datu, Cotabato City Bureau Chief Cotabato City — Officials of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Minda-nao (Armm) and local chief executives of three pilot municipalities in Sulu have signed a Memorandum of Agreement for the implementation of the ‘Apat Dapat’ program, an anti-poverty initiative that will focus on ...

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Man shot dead in Talisayan

By Edwin Iyo, Correspondent Talisayan, Misamis Oriental — A man was shot to death by still unidentified gunmen while he was riding a motorcycle yesterday morning at Mandahilag Highway here. Talisayan police identified the fatality, through his Voter’s ID, as Emilio Jorbito, a resident from Tagum City. Jorbito was riding ...

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