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Trader, trike drivers caught in drug bust

By ELDIE AGUIRRE Correspondent DIGOS CITY – A joint police operations conducted against illegal drug traffickers here resulted to the capture of a businessman and tricycle drivers in a separate buy-bust in Barangay Poblacion on Friday night. Supt. April Mark Young, Digos City police chief, has identified the suspects as Ricardo Redondo, ...

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Digos cops kill bike thief

By ELDIE AGUIRRE Digos Bureau Chief DIGOS CITY – A still unidentified motorcycle thief was killed by elements of the City Special Anti-Organized Crime Group (CSOG) after a brief chase with local police over the weekend. Supt. April Mark Young, Digos City police chief in a phone interview said investigators ...

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Troopers raid marijuana plantation in Caraga town

By Ben Serrano, Correspondent BUTUAN City — After raiding a suspected marijuana plantation in Baran-gay Waloe, Loreto, Agusan de Sur worth P6.6 million last June 15, another batch marijuana buds with an estimated value of P4.56 million were confiscated in Barangay Valentina, Lapaz, in the same province on Monday. Meanwhile, ...

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Lumads demand NCIP total revamp

By Ben Serrano, Correspondent BUTUAN City — The United Indigenous Peoples of Mindanao demands a total revamp of officials and personnel of the National Commission on Indigenous People (NCIP) offices across the country during its recently concluded conference here. The group is also appealing to the President-elect Rodrigo Duterte to ...

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United lumad group issues warning vs Abu Sayaff

By Ben Serrano, Correspondent BUTUAN City — Newly formed United Indigenous People of Mindanao condemned to the highest degree, the beheading of Canadian Robert Hall on Monday while it issued a warning to Abu Sayaff that the nearly two million indigenous people of Mindanao will be up in arms if ...

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Global opportunities await batch 2016 of NGCP scholars

SEVEN of the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) scholars hailing from different municipalities in Nueva Vizcaya, La Union, Bulacan, Zambales, and Bukidnon are now ready to enter the real world as they graduate from college. Jennybeth Panas, Dorcas Castillo, Benedict Merwil Cion, Mark Bonnie Roxas, Steven John Armas, ...

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