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Lawyers to Moreno: File case against Lim

By NITZ ARANCON Correspondent TWO prominent lawyers in the city on Monday cautioned Mayor Oscar Moreno against ordering the demolition of structures built by Barangay 33 chairman Conrad Lim on a disputed reclamation area in Lapasan that is in the way of a coastal road project. Former vice mayor Antonio ...

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‘DPWH, DENR silent on Lim’s application’

By NITZ ARANCON Correspondent THE public works and environment departments interposed no objection when the city council deliberated on a proposed official endorsement of the application for foreshore lease of businessman Conrad Lim to the Philippine Reclamation Authority (PRA) in 2008, former councilor Alexander Dacer said over the weekend. Dacer’s ...

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International church organizations call for release of Bishop Morales

FAITH-BASED institutions and human rights advocates from different countries have called for the immediate release of Iglesia Filipina Independiente (IFI) Bishop Carlo Morales, peace consultant Rommel Salinas, and all political prisoners, before the fifth round of formal peace talks between the government and the National Democratic Front. Morales, Salinas, public ...

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Oro public transportation groups opt not to join strike

PUBLIC vehicle drivers here and elsewhere in Region 10 opted not to take part in a nationwide public transport strike scheduled yesterday and today. But Joel Gabatan, president of the National Confederation  of transport Union  (NCTU) in northern  Mindanao, said public transport organizations here were planning for a much bigger ...

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City hall gets ready for likely demolition

By NITZ ARANCON Correspondent MAYOR Oscar Moreno has tasked city hall’s building officials and lawyers to look into how the local government could step in and demolish structures built by Barangay 33 chairman Conrad Lim on a reclamation area Lapasan that is in the way of a coastal road project ...

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