Babayeng taga Marawi nakuhaan ug P375k nga druga

DAKBAYAN SA DABAW (Enero 16) — Usa ka 37-anyos nga babayeng taga  Marawi City ang nakuhaan ug balor P375,000 nga illegal nga druga kaganihang kaadlawon sa Task Force Davao checkpoint sa Barangay Lacson ning dakbayan. Giila sa otoridad ang suspetsado nga si  Papaladun Disamberen, nagsakay ang suspetsado sa usa ka pampasaherong van pasulod sa Davao …

Magnitude 5.9 earthquake shakes up Davao Oriental

DAVAO CITY (January 16) — A magnitude 5.9 earthquake  shook up  the province of Davao Oriental province early this morning. The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) revealed that earthquake at 4:03 a.m., some 127 kilometers southeast of Governor Generoso town. Phivolcs said it was tectonic in origin and had a depth of 114 kilometers. …

32 ka armas gisurender sa Esperanza, Sultan Kudarat

DAKBAYAN SA TACURONG,  SULTAN KUDARAT (Enero 16)— Mokabat sa 32 ka nagkadaiyang kalibre sa armas ang gisurender sa lokal nga panggamhanan dinhi sa Esperanza, niadtong milabayng semana. Ang pag-surender sa mga armas kabahin sa kampanyang  Balik Baril Program sa  6th Infantry Division. Ang turn-over gipahigayon sa buhatan sa Sanggunian Bayan sa  Esperanza, nga gipangunahan ni  …

Traillanes pleads ‘not guilty’ to 4 counts of libel filed by presidential sons

DAVAO CITY (January 16) —Senator Antonio Trillanes pleaded not guilty to the four libel charges filed against him by Presidential sons Paolo Duterte and Manases Carpio during the arraignment Tuday here, at the sala of Davao City Regional Trial Court Branch 54 Judge Melinda Alconcel-Dayanghirang. Trillanes, a vocal critic of the Duterte administration, earlier posted …

Andal not commissioned to lead backdoor talks with CPP/NDF: Go

DAVAO CITY (January 16)—  President Rodrigo R. Duterte did not order former Philippine Coconut Authority (PCA) head Avelino ‘Billy’ Andal to lead the backdoor talks with Communist Party of the Philippines (CCP) founding chairman Jose Maria Sison, his former aide said on Tuesday. Former Special Assistant to the President Christopher “Bong” Go made this clarification …

Duterte fires Bacolod Police chief, 4 others

DAVAO CITY (January 14) —  President Rodrigo Duterte fired Bacolod City Chief of Police S/Supt. Francis Ebreo and four other police officers for alleged involvement in illegal drugs. A statement from the Palace revealed that Duterte  fired Ebreo in a speech at the L’Fisher Hotel in Bacolod City on Saturday, January 12. In the middle of …

Gun ban starts today, expect more checkpoints

DAVAO CITY (January 13) — The nationwide gun ban takes effect today, Motorists and residents should be ready to see more checkpoints as Commission on Elections (Comelec) will put up checkpoints to enforce a strict ban on “bearing, carrying or transporting of firearms and other deadly weapons.” The election period is from January 13 to …

Duterte announces salary increase for teachers this yeart

DAVAO CITY (January 13)— President Rodrigo  Duterte on Thursday, January 10, said he is open to forging a deal aimed at raising teachers’ pay this year similar to the adjustment he gave to the members of the country’s security forces. In a speech during the groundbreaking of the Gen. Gregorio del Pilar National High School …

Breaking! PDEA/PNP ARMM raid Montawal Vice Mayor’s house

KABACAN, NORTH COTABATO (January 10)—- Operatives from Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) and Philippine National Police  (ARMM) raided the house of Montawal Municipal Vice Mayor Otho Montawal in Poblacion, Pagagawan, Datu  Montawal at around 3:00 in the morning today. The raid this morning is the second, it was raided by PDEA in October 2018. Montawal …

Empleyado sa LTFRB gipalagpot kay midawat ug suborno

DAKBAYAN SA DABAW (Enero 10)  —  Gipalagpot ang usa ka empleyado sa Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB)  human kini mi-angkon nga midawat ug suborno sa usa ka aplikante nga mokuha ug pangkesa sa nahisgutang ahensya. Sa usa ka sulat pamahayag, giila ni LTFRB chairperson Martin Delgra III ang empleyado nga si Richard Vallecer, …