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Davao Catholic schools field volunteers today

DAVAO City — The Davao Association of Catholic Schools (DACS) said it would field around a thousand volunteers during the conduct of midterm polls today. Jimmy-Lou Dela Vega, the executive director of DACS told reporters that their volunteers are now 90 percent ready for today’s polls. “We are prepared and ...

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Mayoral bet thanks prominent clans for their support

By Nora Soriño Iligan City Bureau Chief . Iligan City — A candidate for mayor here yesterday has expressed his gratitude for the support of the families of Badelles, Actub, LLuch, and other families allied to the clan, yesterday. Businessman Marianito Alemania said these families are big families, adding that ...

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Mayor files charges vs 2 broadcasters

By Nora Soriño Iligan City Bureau Chief and Ric Palahang Correspondent . Iligan City — Mayor Celso Regencia has filed charges against two radio broadcasters here, namely, Norberto “Boy” Altres and Juanito “Jun” Enriquez. According to Bobby Capangpangan, Regencia’s spokesman, the mayor charged the two broadcaster for libel with three ...

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HR group: Do not discredit us with arrest of former exec

DAVAO City — Human rights group Karapatan-Southern Mindanao has asserted that the arrest of its former secretary-general over alleged involvement in illegal drugs should not be used to discredit the work of their organization. Kelly Delgado, 39, resident of IFI Compound, F. Torres St., Barangay 9-A was arrested at joint ...

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Davao city council turns down proposed dash cam ordinance

DAVAO City — The proposed Dash Cam Ordinance that would require for the installation of dashboard camera to heavy trucks, buses, and vans failed to pass the second reading during the most recent session of the Sangguniang Panlungsod of Davao City. The proposed ordinance lost during the voting of the ...

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Labor unions unite for call to end contractualization

DAVAO City — Under the scorching heat of the sun, workers from various unions and progressive organizations marched in the streets here signifying dismay over the failed promises to end contractualization in the country. Led by progressive labor organizations Kilusang Mayo Uno Southern Mindanao (KMU-SMR) and Sentro ng mga Nagkakaisa ...

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