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Franchising body slams Bugo liners’ hiked fare

By NITZ ARANCON Correspondent . THE Land Transportation Franchising and Regulation Board-10 has warned all public jeepney operators and drivers across Northern Mindanao not to ask for higher fares while their board has yet to issue a fare hike in the region. LTFRB-10 regional director Aminodin Guro said jeepney operators ...

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Hunt on for murder suspects of a welder

By JOEY P. NACALABAN Correspondent . Authorities are now hunting down the suspects who hacked and killed a welder on Wednesday morning. PO2 Joel Arquiza, the investigator assigned at Villanueva Municipal Police Station, identified the victim as Rico Tampus, 37, a resident of Purok 3, Poblacion in the same town. ...

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Improvement of governance seen in new Bangsamoro region

By TENG LAUBAN DATU Cotabato City Bureau Chief . Presidential Peace Adviser Jesus Dureza said the Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL) will usher in better governance to the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao. In an interview on One News Channel’s Agenda, Dureza cited capacity-building and transparency as key improvements brought ...

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Government is going digital with land titles

The Land Registration Authority (LRA) has encouraged landowners to have their land titles “digitalized” for easier processing of their documents. Amelia Respicio-Samarita, records officer 2 of Registry of Deeds, said digitalized titles would allow landowners to have their documents “accessible, electronically-preserved, and backed-up securely for future reference.” Requesting for Certified ...

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No need of loyalty check, says PNP chief Abayalde

Philippine National Police Director General Oscar Albayalde has shut down claims that there are disgruntled police personnel due to the revocation of Senator Antonio Trillanes IV’s amnesty. “Our loyalty to the Constitution is always strong, and our loyalty to the Filipino people is always strong. That would not change,” Albayalde ...

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Health body endorses pact on mental health program

THE proposed Memorandum of Agreement between the city government and the Philippine Mental Health Association (PMHA), Cagayan de Oro City-Misamis Oriental Chapter has been favorably endorsed by the City Council committee on health and sanitation and health insurance chaired by Councilor Maria Lourdes Gaane to the committee on laws and ...

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Tanod allowance hike sought

By LITO RULONA Correspondent . Members of the city council are pushing for an increase in the allowance and other benefits of about 1,500 barangay tanods from the city’s 80 barangays. Liga ng mga Barangay Federation President Yan Lam Lim, in his privilege speech at the city council’s regular session ...

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NBI agent, ex-cops weigh in on buy-bust ops killings

By JOEY P. NACALABAN Correspondent . AS the bodies of drug suspect killed in buy-bust operations pile up, a former police officer and a senior agent with the National Bureau of Investigation have weighed in on the series of killings. Camp Alagar spokesman Supt. Surki Sereñas maintained that operatives of ...

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