Vigan zoo visitors to soon see new animals from S. Africa

LAOAG CITY — Visiting Vigan in Ilocos Sur is never complete without going to the Baluarte Zoo, a free-admission zoological park located in Salindeg village, and owned by former governor Luis “Chavit” Singson. This summer, more tourists are expected to visit the zoo with the arrival of more animals such as giraffes and antelopes from South Africa. As …

Baste topbills Bohol concert

TAGBILARAN CITY – Presidential son Sebastian “Baste” Duterte will showcase his singing talents to a politically-charge audience in line with his transformation into public service. Dubbed the “I am Bol-anon: Youth for Change Concert”, the three-hour musical treat will also feature pop entertainer Ice (Aiza) Seguerra, who briefly served as National Youth Commission chair after helping …

Army to build halfway houses, farms for ex-NPAs in ZamboSur

PAGADIAN CITY, Zamboanga del Sur — Halfway houses and farms are set to be developed on a 19.5-hectare land of the provincial government for the “From Arms to Farms” project. Intended for former New People’s Army (NPA) rebels, the project is a joint undertaking of the provincial government, Army’s 53rd Infantry Battalion, and the Department of …

Kitty asks Papa Rody, to rest and relax in HK on her Mama Honeylet’s birthday

DAVAO CITY (February 17) — Presidential daughter Veronica, nickname Kitty, asked her Papa President Rodrigo Duterte to rest and relax in Hongkong over the weekend to spend the birthday of her mother Cielito “Honeylet” Avanceña privately. Today, the three of them celebrate Honeylet’s 49th birthday. Former presidential aide Christopher “Bong” Go confirmed the trip, saying …