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US gives 2 new aircraft to Air Force to boost anti-terror drive

US Ambassador to the Philippines Sung Kim, joined by Deputy Commander, Pacific Command, Lt. Gen. Bryan Fenton, presented Secretary of National Defense Delfin Lorenzana with two new Cessna 208B aircraft during a transfer ceremony at Villamor Air Base, Pasay City on July 27. Armed Forces Chief of Staff Gen. Eduardo ...

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Media outlets commended in 22nd police community relation month

By Nitz Arancon Correspondent THE Cagayan de Oro City Police Office yesterday morning awarded media outlets in the city for its contribution to keeping the city safe and peaceful. City Police Director Senior Supt. Robert Roy Bahian said the awards and citations were for media outlets and media personalities who ...

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Tribal leader implore Duterte to build schools

To address the indigenous people’s lack of access to education, President Rodrigo Duterte should build more schools rather than threatening to bomb educational facilities in Mindanao’s tribal communities, a tribal leader said. Datu Jomorito Goaynon, regional chairperson of the tribal group Kalumbay in northern Mindanao, said it would be best ...

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Dads to study school canteen management with Deped 10

The City Council committees on health and sanitation and health insurance, on education and on roads and traffic management jointly proposed the creation of a Technical Working Group that will study the possible partnership between the Department of Education (Deped) and the city government on canteen management and operation. This ...

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City to form ‘sisterhood’ with Rizal, San Mateo

Cagayan de Oro and San Mateo, Rizal will soon have closer ties and exchanges. This, after the City Council adopted a resolution accepting the invitation of the municipality of San Mateo, Rizal for sistership agreement with the city. In a letter to Mayor Oscar Moreno, Mayor Cristina C. Diaz of ...

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Dads mull restoring repealed sharing scheme of traffic fines

By NITZ ARANCON Correspondent VICE Mayor Rainier Joaquin Uy has tasked City Councilor Romeo Calizo to study the feasibility of restoring the “sharing provision” of the city’s Traffic Code. The repealed provision in the ordinance mandates giving traffic enforcers a cut in the fines they sanction on traffice violators. The ...

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Tagarda asks probe on stray bullet incident

MISAMIS Oriental Jail Warden Dominador Tagarda has requested City Police Director Senior Supt. Robert Roy Bahian to investigate a stray bullet incident inside the women’s cell at the Provincial Jail at about 5 pm, Monday. Tagarda believed that a gun was fired indicriminately during President Rodrigo Duterte’s State of the ...

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Lumad children calls on Duterte to lift martial law

By LORIE ANN A. CASCARO Davao Today Hours before President Duterte arrived at the House of the Representatives on a white helicopter on Monday to deliver his second State of the Nation Address (Sona), children from the hinterlands in Mindanao, dressed in their tribal clothes, called on government to stop ...

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