Marawi classes suspended due to Falcon

MARAWI CITY (July 16) — The city government of Marawi earlier today ordered the suspension of classes at all levels cue to Tropical Depession Falcon. This, after the City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (DRRMO) recommended the suspension due to inclement weather and continuous heavy rains. Marawi City Mayor Majul Gandamra confirmed “Yes, kanina …

Wife of former Iligan City Mayor missing

ILIGAN CITY (JULY 4) —– Teresita Gerona-Quijano, the wife of former Iligan City Mayor Franklin Quijano is missing, she left their house on June 27, the family reported to the police on July 2. Quijano is the administrator of the Philippine Veterans Investment Development Corporation (PHIVIDEC), a government-owned and controlled corporation located in Tagoloan, Misamis …

Authorities detonate 500-pound bomb inside Marawi’s MAA

ILIGAN CITY (June 27) – A 500-pounder bomb found at the Most Affected Area in Marawi was detonated on Wednesday afternoon, June 26, an activity which caused panic among residents. A new comer of Mindanao State University (MSU), reportedly collapsed when she heard the explosion. The MSU campus is just near the MAA. The Philippine …

Daughter looking for parents ended up selling shabu in Iligan City

ILIGAN CITY (June 19) — A 21-year old girl from Siquijor went to Iligan City in the hope of finding her parents, but she turned out a drug dealer after meeting her boyfriend last year. Mary Grace Manginsay, 21, told Jamal Dimaporo, chief of the National Bureau of Investigation Iligan District Office, she travelled to …

P6.8 million shabu seized in Lanao Sur

ILIGAN CITY —– Authorities arrested two suspects and seized a kilo of suspected ‘shabu’ in a joint anti-drug buy-bust operation in Purok 7 Kapigis, Barangay Eastern, Wao, Lanao del Sur, around 12:00 on Friday, June 7. The buy-bust was a joint operation of agents of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency-Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (PDEA …

Duterte brings Marawi Army commander to Japan to talk about security

ILIGAN CITY— In an official travel dubbed by his critics as ‘Junket’, President Rodrigo Duterte brought with him an army officer from Marawi City as resource speaker for security concerns in Japan. Colonel Romeo Brawner, commander of the 103rd Infantry Brigade of the Philippine Army was handpicked by Duterte to join to share information and …

Mother arrested for taking and selling sensual videos of her young children, kin

ILIGAN CITY (May 8) —- Police authorities here arrested on Thursday, May 2, a mother for taking and selling sensual videos of her three young children and a niece, inside her house . The mother was arrested in the act of taking videos of the private parts of her children and her niece. Police Captain …

Cop arrests colleague for trying to avoid checkpoint, found ‘shabu’ instead

ILIGAN CITY (April 12) — Police arrested Wednesday afternoon a colleague who tried to avoid PNP-Comelec checkpoint Wednesday afternoon in Barangay Pagalongan, Marantao, Lanao del Sur, and later found sachet of illegal drugs in his possession. Patrolman Alrajhi Londo Hadji Yasser, 34, was arrested when the blue Toyota Revo, bearing plate number XAF 567, he …

Lalaking nangilkil sa kanhing uyab gamit ang naghubo niining hulagway, sikop sa NBI

DAKBAYAN SA ILIGAN (Abril 10) — Sikop sa mga operatiba sa National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) ang usa ka lalaki nga nagsige ug pangil-kil sa babaye nga iyang kanhi hinigugma kagahapon sa alas onse sa buntag sa usa ka lodging house sa Barangay Santiago, ning syudad. Ang lalaki giilang si Chariton, 25 anyos, gidakop sa …