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‘Donated vehicles not fully operational yet’

By Nora Soriño Iligan City Bureau Chief . iligan City — The pick -up vehicles donated by the city government are not fully operational yet, said Chief Insp. Jovane Cabusas. “They are still in the surroundings at the police headquarters in Tipanoy, this city,” Cabusas said. Although, he added, sometimes, ...

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Datu Saudi Ampatuan town yields 10 more guns

By Teng Lauban Datu Cotabato City Bureau Chief . CAMP SIONGCO, Maguindanao — Ten more loose firearms were surrendered by Datu Saudi Ampatuan town recently to Army’s 2nd Mechanized Infantry Battalion at the town’s municipal hall. The high-powered firearms included two 60mm mortar, two sniper rifles, three M203 grenade launchers, ...

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6 Iligan villages have no revenue allotments

By Frank E. Dosdos, Jr. Correspondent . ILIGAN City — Created on July 25, 1993, six barangays here have not been receiving any Internal Revenue Allotment (IRA) ever since, it was learned as the barangays held their 25th anniversary celebration early this week. Former Kagawad Arnold Malonhao of Luinab, in ...

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Assorted firearms seized by troops in Maguindanao

By Teng L. Datu Cotabato City Bureau Chief . CAMP SIONGCO, Maguindanao — Combined troops of 37th Infantry Battalion, Criminal Investigation and Detection Group-Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (CIDG-Armm) and Regional Mobile Force Company of Philippine National Police apprehended a suspected drug personality during the conduct of law enforcement support ...

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Lone rep of Iligan voted for GMA as Speaker

By Nora Soriño Iligan City Bureau Chief . Iligan City — This city’s lone district representative Frederick Siao said he was one of those who voted for Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo on Monday because she introduced herself to him as “an Iliganon.” Arroyo, to note, spent some of her teenage ...

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Lao committee OKs transport cooperative’s proposal

THE City Council committee on public utilities chaired by Councilor Teodulfo Lao, Jr. approved a resolution interposing no objection to the resolution of the Oro Transport Service Cooperative. The cooperative has signified its desire to operate public utility vehicle modernization complaint vehicles on the developmental route in Cagayan de Oro ...

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NCCA launches Kalinaw Kultura Mindanao today

ILIGAN City — The Philippine Information Agency and National Commision for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) are set to launch Kalinaw Kultura Mindanao today at Robinsons Place Iligan. With the theme, A Culture of Peace, Peace thru Culture, it aims to uphold the citizens’ commitment to peace and solidarity. The ...

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