Comelec may declare failure of elections in four villages of Lanao del Sur

ILIGAN CITY (May 17)–  The Commission on Elections (COMELEC) said it is still waiting the formal report from  the election officer of Balabagan, Lanao del Sur to act on the request of residents to declare failure of elections in Barangays Buenavista, Kalilangan, Lumbac and Tataya. This after the barangay and SK elections on May 14 …

Authorities Arrests Lanao del Norte Mayor for Violation of Gun Ban

ILIGAN CITY (MAY  14) –  Authorities  arrested Mayor Jabbar D. Tago of Pantar, Lanao del Norte in a joint law enforcement operation for possession of loose firearms and violation of election gun ban. The incident happened in the vicinity of Barangays Punod and Sundiga,  in the municipality of Pantar,  Sunday or on the eve of …

Village chair’s wife, three others arrested for unlicensed firearms

ILIGAN CITY, Philippines — The wife of a barangay captain and three others were arrested in barangay Tubok, Tamparan, Lanao del Sur Thursday, April 25, 2018, for possessing unlicensed firearms. Police Senior Inspector Jemar Delos Santos, information officcer of Philippine National Police, Autonomous Regoin in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) identified the suspects as Aida Aidah Alo, …

Judge who wed brgy dad issues search warrant against him for drugs

ILIGAN CITY, Philippines — Judge Renato Arroyo of Misamis Oriental officiated the wedding of Barangay Kagawad Joseph Christian Lim, 33, of Lugait, Misamis Oriental last April 18, but just three days after his wedding the same judge issued a search warrant for his alleged involvement in drugs. Lim was arrested early morning of Saturday, April …