GenSan mulls shorter holiday curfew hours
GENERAL SANTOS CITY – The city government could further relax the curfew restrictions by next month to allow residents to properly celebrate Christmas and New Year. Dr. Ryan Aplicador, deputy incident commander of the City Inter-Agency Task Force (CIATF) for the Mana ...
PNA | 23 minutes ago
DPWH to complete P3.4B GenSan-SoCot bypass road in 2021
GENERAL SANTOS CITY – The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) is targeting to fully open late next year the PHP3.4-billion road network that connects this city and the municipalities of Surallah and Tboli in South Cotabato province. Basir Ibrahim, DPWH-Reg ...
PNA | 5 hours ago
Mati City remains 'ASF-free'
DAVAO CITY – Mati City in Davao Oriental remains free from the African swine fever (ASF) even while its neighboring provinces are registering infections, an official said Wednesday. In an interview, city information officer Ben Jason Tesiorna told the Philippine News Agency that the local vete ...
PNA | 7 hours ago
2 Dawlah Islamiya supporters yield in Lanao
ZAMBOANGA CITY – Two supporters of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS)-inspired Dawla Islamiyah (DI) remnants have surrendered to government authorities in the province of Lanao del Sur, officials said Wednesday. The two supporters surrendered two days after the parents and five sibling ...
PNA | 7 hours ago
704 ASF-affected hog raisers in NoCot to get cash aid
KIDAPAWAN CITY, North Cotabato – Hundreds of small hog raisers in the province affected by the African swine fever (ASF) will receive cash aid from the provincial government. This came after members of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan unanimously approved Tuesday a resolution granting financial as ...
PNA | 7 hours ago
Over 200 NPA supporters, members yield in Agusan Norte
BUTUAN CITY – More than 200 underground mass supporters of the communist New People’s Army (NPA) in a remote village in Agusan del Norte surrendered to the Army’s 23rd Infantry Battalion in Barangay Camagong, Nasipit town, Tuesday afternoon. Lt. Col. Julius Cesar C. Paulo, 23IB com ...
PNA | 8 hours ago
Matina Gallera to be used as COVID-19 Brgy Isolation Facility: Librado
Councilor Pam Librado on Wednesday confirmed that New Davao Matina Gallera along MacArthur Highway, Matina, Davao City will be designated as a COVID-19 Barangay Isolation Facility for persons waiting for their swab test results. In an exclusive interview with MDM ...
MDM | 23 hours ago
Zero tolerance on Violence Against Women: Mayor Sara
Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio on Wednesday sent a strong warning to persons who hurt women as the city ‘commence our 18-day campaign to end Violence Against Women (VAW)’. According to the Philippine Commission on Women (PCW), the National Demog ...
MDM | 1 day ago
CODE Team emphasizes prevention in fight vs COVID-19 in Davao City
DAVAO CITY - Inter-Agency Task Force on the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID) Chair Fransisco Duque, National Task Force on (NTF) Against COVID-19 Chair Eduardo Año, and NTF Against COVID-19 Chief Implementer Carlito Galvez Jr. led the conduct of a Coordinated Operations to Defeat E ...
PR | 1 day ago
Duterte meets with Ebrahim in Davao City
MANILA – President Rodrigo Duterte met with Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) Chief Minister Murad Ebrahim and other officials of the interim Bangsamoro government in Davao City on Monday. According to the official Bangsamoro government Facebook page ...
PNA | 1 day ago
Sinas calls on Reds to abandon armed struggle, lead new lives
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