Bong Go lauds govt housing project

Credit to Author: Javier Joe Ismael| Date: Sat, 15 May 2021 16:12:11 +0000

SEN. Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go praised the government for its efforts to provide safe and decent housing for residents displaced by a recent earthquake in Cotabato province as he attended the turnover ceremony for the housing units at the Ilomavis relocation site in Kidapawan City. “Hindi ba sabi ko noon babalik kami rito para sa […]

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Construction of PNP facility, housing opposed

Credit to Author: Ruth Palo| Date: Sat, 08 May 2021 16:15:53 +0000

THE provincial government of Davao Occidental is opposing the proposed construction of the Philippine National Police (PNP) training facility and housing project inside the ancestral domain of Manobo and B’laan tribes in Barangay Kalbay here in the town of Jose Abad Santos (JAS). In an interview, Gov. Claude Bautista said the proposed project was initiated […]

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Duterte urged to run for VP

Credit to Author: Antonio P. Rimando| Date: Thu, 06 May 2021 16:44:02 +0000

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY: Civic, social and non­government organizations and the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao have joined the call for President Rodrigo Duterte to run for vice president (VP) when his term ends next year. Elvira Go, convenor of the VP Digong 2022 campaign, explained they direly wanted Duterte to be elected to […]

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Mobile Prayer patrols vs Covid roam Bulacan

Credit to Author: Frederick Silverio| Date: Thu, 06 May 2021 16:41:12 +0000

Mobile Prayer patrols are now roaming Bulacan province and patrolling coastal areas. The patrols play a recorded prayer of healing and hope from the voice of Gov. Daniel Fernando to boost the morale of Bulakenyos, particularly those who were infected and had died of Covid-19. According to Fernando, six boats are used to cover 21 […]

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1.8-B Muslims worldwide celebrate Laylatul Qadr

Credit to Author: Asangan T. Madale| Date: Thu, 06 May 2021 16:36:06 +0000

MARAWI CITY: Sheik Malo Manonggiring, acting director of the Bureau of Pilgrimage and Endowment of the National Commission on Muslim Filipinos, on Wednesday prayed for both Christian and Muslim Filipinos in the Philippines as 1.8 billion Muslims worldwide prepared to celebrate Laylatul Qadr or “Night of Prayer,” which leads to the last 10 days of […]

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Bong Go extends aid to Surigao folk

Credit to Author: Javier Joe Ismael| Date: Thu, 06 May 2021 16:34:11 +0000

THE Office of Sen. Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go has ramped up its efforts to assist residents of Lanuza, Surigao del Sur after being hit by Typhoon “Auring” two months earlier, displacing thousands of Surigaonon people across the province. Go’s outreach teams provided meals, food packs, vitamins, masks and face shields to a total of 2,085 […]

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DoT secretary cites Davao’s tough stance vs Toril resort

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Thu, 06 May 2021 16:32:35 +0000

The Department of Tourism (DoT) has cited the quick actions of the Davao City Tourism Office and local government against an erring resort in Toril, which was found to have violated health and safety restrictions. Tourism Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat, in a statement, reiterated her directive to regional offices of the DoT to work closely with […]

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Mindoro town closed for one week

Credit to Author: Ire Joe V.C. Laurente| Date: Thu, 06 May 2021 16:28:53 +0000

CALAPAN CITY, Oriental Mindoro: Despite having only eight active cases of Covid-19, Bulalacao closed its borders to returning residents to give way for disinfection and respite for frontline health workers. According to the Bulalacao Public Information Office (BPIO), Mayor Ernilo Villas barred people from entering due to surging Covid-19 cases in the country and incidents […]

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Virtual fair offers 1K jobs

Credit to Author: Ernie B. Esconde| Date: Thu, 06 May 2021 16:26:55 +0000

BALANGA City, Bataan: More than 1,000 local and overseas work opportunities are up for grabs during the week-long virtual job fair to be held in Bataan from May 17 to 21, the Public Employment Service Office (PESO) here announced on Wednesday. The first-ever virtual job fair in the province has for its theme “Manggagawa at […]

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Brother of Abu Sayyaf leader killed

Credit to Author: Julmunir I. Jannaral, TMT| Date: Sat, 24 Apr 2021 16:18:59 +0000

COTABATO CITY: A brother of a notorious Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) leader and a comrade were killed as the military intensified its anti-terrorist operations in Sulu. On Saturday, Lt. Gen. Corleto Vinluan Jr., commander of the Western Mindanao Command (WesMinCom) said troops of Joint Task Force (JTF) Sulu were conducting military operations when they encountered […]

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