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Murad, other former MILF rebel leaders drop noms de guerre

DON’T call them by their noms de guerre anymore. After a long, long time, Al Haj Murad Ebrahim, chair of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF), Central Committee members, the Chief of Staff of the soon-to-be-decommissioned Bangsamoro Islamic Armed Forces (Biaf), and front and base commanders who used noms de ...

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Prosecutor’s office okays Sestoso case

By NITZ ARANCON Correspondent . THE City Prosecutor’s Office on Wednesday elevated the case for large-scale estafa against online Ponzi scheme suspect Antonette Pacana Sestoso. This came even as the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) pressed the same charges against four others identified as Rhea Mae Vallejos, Wenchelmie Acosta, Donnie ...

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Dry spell hurts 8,000 hectares in Bukidnon alone

By URIEL QUILINGUING Contributing Editor . MALAYBALAY City –Some 8,345 hectares of corn and palay farmlands here and in six municipalities of Bukidnon have dried up as a result of below normal or no rainfall at all for over two months in the province considered as the region’s food basket. ...

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Man wanted for murder in Zambo Sur falls in Agora

By JOEY NACALABAN Correspondent . POLICE arrested a fugitive from Zamboanga del Sur during an operation in the Agora area in Lapasan here on Wednesday night. Capt. Anjelo Acuzar identified the fugitive as 36-year-old Boren Dabalos of Barangay Lower Salug Daku, Mahayag, Zamboanga del Sur. Acuzar, who led a police ...

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Pick-up truck driver hurts traffic aide, speeds off

AUTHORITIES are working to identify a driver whose pick-up truck sideswiped a traffic aide at the junction of Osmeña and Justo Ramonal streets here on Wednesday afternoon. The victim claimed it was intentional, and that it was a case of hit-and-run. Police identified the victim as 36-year-old Allen Lo Cabatuan ...

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Town to close Anggas

By NITZ ARANCON Correspondent . THE Gitagum town council would meet tomorrow over a move to close Mt. Anggas and call off Holy Week activities there as well as its formal launch as one of the municipality’s tourism destinations. Councilor Nicole Velasco, chairperson of the Gitagum town council’s tourism committee, ...

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Fishermen may have started fire by accident: capitol report

THE wildfire that ravaged thousands of hectares of grassland across several western Misamis Oriental towns may have been started by a group of fishermen by accident in the village of Taytayan, Libertad town on Friday night, Gov. Yevgeny Vicente Emano revealed yesterday. Emano sent the Gold Star Daily a handwritten ...

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MILF leader Jaafar is dead

Moro Islamic Liberation Front vice chairman Ghadzali Jaafar presides over a meeting in this December 2015 photo by Ferdinandh Cabrera of Mindanews. Jaafar died on Wednesday. GHAZALI Jaafar, 1st Vice Chair of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF), newly appointed member of the Bangsamoro Transition Authority (BTA) and nominated Speaker ...

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