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DSWD to investigate Misor 4Ps beneficiaries complaints

By LITO RULONA Correspondent . Representatives from the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) assured members of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan (SP) members of Misamis Oriental to check on the various complaints raised by the beneficiaries. Cielo C. Alcoran, 4Ps provincial link, in …

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Dengue kills 11 people in Iligan city

By Nora Soriño Iligan City Bureau Chief . Iligan City — Dengue cases in this city as of mid-July this year has risen to 632 cases with 11 deaths. This was the statement to the media Tuesday by Dr. Cherlina Canaveral, city health officer here, adding that this is a …

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Cañosa, Unabia pledge more support to tribal communities

By Edwin Iyo Correspondent . Gingoog City — City Mayor Erick G. Cañosa and City Vice Mayor Peter M. Unabia pledged more support  to tribal communities here as they delivered their respective messages yesterday morning July, during the 15th Singampo held at the City Grandstand. The 15th Singampo a tribal …

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Duterte: ‘BOL key in Mindanao peace agenda’

By Teng Lauban Datu Cotabato City Bureau Chief . Cotabato City — The signing and ratification of the Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL) is President Rodrigo Duterte’s major accomplishment in the pursuit of achieving long-lasting peace in Mindanao. The BOL is the result of two-decade peace negotiation between the Moro Islamic …

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Barangay chief killed in head on collision

By Efren Celocia Contributor . A barangay chairman was killed after figuring in a head on collision along the provincial road at Purok 2, Poblacion, Libona town in Bukidnon early last week. Authorities identified the fatality as Barangay Laturan chairman Abundio Tubay, 67, who was driving his motorcycle when he …

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IPHO Maguindanao conducts five-day ‘Gamutan Pangkalahatan’

By Teng Lauban Datu Cotabato City Bureau Chief . DATU HOFFER, Maguindanao — The provincial health office of Maguindanao recently launched, a five-day free medical services dubbed ‘Gamutan Pangkalahatan: Isang harirayang handog sa mamamayan ng Maguindanao’ at the Maguindanao Provincial Hospital in Datu Hoffer Ampatuan municipality. Maguindanao Health Officer Dr. …

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CHR raises concern over tribal schools shutdown

DAVAO City — The Commission on Human Rights (CHR) called on the Department of Education (DepEd) to reconsider its suspension order against the 55 Lumad schools run by Salugpongan Ta Tanu Igkanogon Community Learning Center Inc. (STTICLCI) and seek a dialogue with them. The CHR has raised concern over the …

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Mayor dares terminal operators to fisticuffs

By Nora Soriño Iligan City Bureau Chief and Sita Asequia Correspondent . Iligan City — Visibly furious over “illegal terminal” operators in a mall at Barangay Poblacion, this city, Mayor Celso Regencia has challenged them to a fist fight if only to get rid of them. He added that he …

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PNP inaugurates new police station building in Manolo Fortich

By Oscar S. Ledesma Correspondent . Manolo Fortich, Bukidnon — The Philippine National Police has turned over its new police station building in Tankulan, here, last Thursday after a mass led by Rev. Fr. Arnulfo B. Paña. After the mass, the dignitaries proceeded to the cutting of ribbon and unveiling …

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Macapaar: Crooked politicos will be beheaded

By Frank E. Dosdos, Jr. Correspondent . ILIGAN City — Bangsamoro Transition Authority Minister Abdullah Macapaar, more known to many as Kumander Bravo of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front, declared that they will use the full force of the Shariah Law to go after corrupt politicians in the new Bangsamoro …

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