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Napolcom 10 expecting mauled soldiers’ plaints

By LITO RULONA Correspondent The National Police Commission – 10 here is now awaiting the formal complaint to be filed by the two army personnel who were reportedly mauled by police officers assigned at Manolo Fortich Municipal Police Station in Manolo Fortich, Bukidnon. Lawyer Robert Lou Elango, chairman of the ...

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Health body continues anti-vaping ordinance discussions

COUNCILOR Maria Lourdes Gaane, chair of the City Council committee on health and sanitation and health insurance, encouraged concerned agencies to submit their comments and recommendations on the proposed Electronic-Cigarettes or E-Vaping Ordinance. This, after the committee last week thoroughly discussed the proposed ordinance implementing a comprehensive anti-vaping ordinance of ...

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Catholic schools mull to share expertise with Armm teachers

DAVAO City — The largest association of Catholic schools in the country is planning to tie up with schools in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (Armm) to train Muslim teachers to improve their teaching techniques. “We are trying to craft programs primarily in order to be able to help ...

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125 drug users complete rehabilitation

OZAMIZ CITY, Misamis Occidental — Exactly 125 drug dependents who submitted themselves to the community-based rehabilitation program of Ozamiz City have successfully completed the 15- and 30-day course in a commencement exercise at Medina Gymnasium, Ozamiz City, Misamis Occidental. The Ozamiz City Local Government and the City Social Welfare and ...

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CHR to establish ‘rights observatory’ for minorities

The Commission on Human Rights (CHR) is set to open an information hub eyed to further strengthen monitoring and protection of the indigenous people’s rights in the country. The “IP Human Rights observatory” will serve as a “depository” of documents gathered from the conducted inquiries, tribal communities, civil service organizations ...

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Youth ‘takes over’ city hall

THE 18th City Council headed by Vice Raineir Joaquin V. Uy during its 57th regular session presided over by Presiding Officer Protempore Zaldy Ocon  welcomed this year’s batch of Rotary Youth Officials led by Rotary Youth Mayor Christian Cezar A. Manabat of Liceo de Cagayan University and Rotary Youth Vice ...

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Lanao solon calls for additional budget for Marawi city evacuees

By Teng Lauban Datu Cotabato City Bureau Chief Cotabato City — Assemblyman Abol Alam A. Padate of the 2nd District of Lanao del Sur has proposed a resolution allocating funds to purchase vaccines and medicines for the internally displaced persons of Marawi City. During the plenary session of the Regional ...

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