Surrendered NDF officials from Far South Mindanao meet Duterte

DAVAO CITY, Philippines –— After spending twenty years in the revolutionary movement, Noel Legaspi, the National Democratic Front spokesperson in the Far South Mindanao  and his wife Wendy Bendalian surrendered and met President Rodrigo Duterte Saturday night at the Matina Enclaves. Legaspi known as ka Efren Aksasato was the spokesperson of NDF (NDF-FSMR) while his wife, …

Duterte to review unfinished projects

DAVAO CITY, Philippines — Will Davao del Sur road be among the list of “unfinished projects  to  be investigated? This question is raised by motorists from Davao region to Cotabato Province and Saranggani and other areas in Southern Mindanao passing the stretch, as President Rodrigo Duterte Tuesday afternoon, January 16 announced that he would initiate …

Duterte receives 26 Montero police cars from Japan

DAVAO CITY, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte thanked  the Japanese government for donating 26 new patrol vehicles to the Davao City Police. Duterte who received 26 Mitsubishi Montero Sports for the police in the region  Monday, January 15. The support of the Japanese government to the peace and order program of the city will greatly help …

Zamboanga DENR officials relieved from posts

DAVAO CITY, Philippines— The regional director and the provincial environmental officer of Zamboanga peninsula were relieved form posts for being negligent in their tasks which resulted to the denudation of the forest and displacement of indigenous peoples in the area. This after President Rodrigo Duterte Monday, January 8, ordered the closure of Dacon Group of …

Palace to strictly monitor foreign trips among officials & personnel

DAVAO CITY, Philippines — Foreign trips involving government officials and personnel including those in the executive department will be strictly monitored. This, as Malacañang  issued a directive to all government officials and personnel in the executive department applying for foreign travels. In 2017, President Rodrigo R. Duterte fired top officials for spending government resources in their …

Philippines ranks 3rd happiest country in the world-Gallup International

DAVAO CITY, Philippines — Filipinos are among the happiest people in the world. In a global survey conducted by Gallup International survey which involved 53,769 individuals from October to December 2017, Philippines ranked 3rd happiest country next to Fuji and Colombia. In its 41st annual Global End of the Year Survey involving 55 countries worldwide, …

UPDATED! Tropical Depression Agaton

DAVAO CITY, Philippines — Tropical Depression Agaton spared Caraga region, as it made a landfall in the Islands of Dinagat-Siargao at 1:am today, January 2. The Tropical Depression made five landfalls: Socorro, Surigao del Norte (1am, January 2); Claver,  Surigao del Sur (1:15am); Jagna, Bohol (4a,); Santander, Cebu (5am) and; Bais City, Negros Oriental and …

Tropical Depression Agaton threatens Eastern Mindanao

DAVAO CITY, Philippines — Strong winds and moderate rainshowers started to affect Davao areas as Tropical Depression Agaton is expected  to make a landfall evening of January 1 or dawn of January 2 in Caraga region. In its ‘Weather Advisory No. 2 issued 9:35 pm  Thunderstorm is affecting #NorthernSamar #Masbate and nearby areas, which may persist within 2 …