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Police tag NPAs behind torching truck in Socot

GENERAL SANTOS City– Police authorities in South Cotabato province tagged members of the New People’s Army (NPA) as behind the burning of a prime mover last week in the outskirts of Surallah town. Supt. Benito Seron, Surallah police chief, said Thursday they received reports that the three suspects who torched ...

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Mar Roxas distributes patrol jeeps in Butuan City

BUTUAN City– Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) Secretary Mar Roxas arrived in Butuan Wednesday morning to distribute 10 patrol jeeps or troop carriers to the various municipal police stations in Agusan del Norte. Sec. Roxas arrived at the venue, the Agusan del Norte Capitol covered court, escorted by ...

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Valencia City, Cenro launch watershed rehab project

VALENCIA City– As part of the city government here to continue its effort in combating the effect of climate change and the devastating effect of flash floods Mayor the City Government of Valencia headed by City Mayor Azucena P. Huervas in cooperation the City Environment and Natural Resources Office and ...

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Socot allots P20m for PEI of capitol workers

GENERAL SANTOS City– The South Cotabato provincial board has approved a supplemental funding of P20.2 million to facilitate the release of the Productive Enhancement Incentive (PEI) benefits of the local government’s employees. Board member Vicente de Jesus, chair of the board’s finance committee, said the PEI benefits comprise the bulk ...

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Guv gives school supplies to Looy school pupils

COTABATO City–More than six hundred pupils of Looy Elementary School in South Upi, Maguindanao received last week school bag and school supplies from Governor Mujiv Hataman of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM). Amin Hataman, the ARMM governor’s son, joined his father in the distribution of scool items as-well-as ...

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DA 9 turns over farm-implements to Zambo Sibugay farmers

The Department of Agriculture here in Region 9 has extended support services to farmers that would support food staple sufficiency in the region. “Through this farm machinery, we are looking forward to a high yield and productive farming in every cropping season,” said Assistant Director, Dr. Dennis H. Palabrica during ...

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NGCP gives 6,102 school packs to 17 schools in Lanao Norte

By BONITA L. ERMAC Correspondent ILIGAN  City–National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) has distributed 6,102  school packs to children in 17 elementary schools in Lanao del Norte from June 1to June 11. The activity dubbed as NGCPs ‘Balik Eskwela’ program is just one of the companys’ corporate social responsibility ...

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Whirlwind hits Zambo coastal barangay, destroys 53 houses

ZAMBOANGA City–Mayor Ma. Isabelle Climaco-Salazar has mobilized the resources of the local government to extend assistance to the families whose houses were destroyed by whirlwind. At least 53 houses were destroyed by a whirlwind that swept the coastal barangay of Taluksangay, 19 kilometers east of City Hall, shortly after 6 ...

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Reds tag behind torching truck in South Cotabato

GENERAL SANTOS City– Police authorities in South Cotabato province tagged members of the New People’s Army (NPA) as behind the burning of a prime mover early Wednesday in the outskirts of Surallah town. Supt. Benito Seron, Surallah police chief, said Thursday they received reports that the three suspects who torched ...

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109 rebels surrender to East Mincom in 5 months of 2015

MANILA–Unremitting military pressure and development projects brought about by Internal Peace and Security Program “Bayanihan” has so far caused the surrender of 109 New People’s Army (NPA) fighters operating in the Eastern Mindanao Command area-of-operations for the first five and half months of 2015. “Bayanihan” is the strategy where development ...

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