MisOCc Governor launches rescue mission, puts up isolation for ‘stranded’ cats

DAVAO CITY — In the midst of the coronavirus pandemic and the shortage of isolation facilities in many areas of the country, a governor decided to put up an isolation facility for three stranded cats in Misamis Occidental. In fact, the provincial government bought a cage that they call an isolation facility of “quarantined cats”. …

SWAT Davao office on lockdown after personnel tested positive of COVID-19

DAVAO CITY — The officer and personnel of the Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) inside the Davao City Police Office Compound has been placed under hard lockdown after one of the operatives was tested positive for coronavirus-19. Captain Rose Aguilar, spokesperson of DCPO told Newsline “The SWAT office and personnel are placed under hard lockdown …

Archdiocese of Davao-Army agree on resumption of Masses modalities

DAVAO CITY —The leaders of Archdiocese of Davao and the Task-Force Davao on Tuesday agreed to implement security and health protocols as church services will resume anytime this month. Task Force Davao Commander Colonel Consolito Yecla said the meeting involved the re-orientation of the leaders from the cities 43 parishes on the threat of terrorism …

Trike driver rescues passengers of crashed trainer plane off Zamboanga shore

DAVAO CITY  — A tricycle driver and his friend who was traveling to have his motorbike repaired rescued the four passengers of a trainer plane which crash-landed near the sea wall of Barangay Sinunuc Boulevard in Zamboanga City at around 9:45 am on Tuesday. Mufri Yusop, 24, a Tausug, in an interview with Newsline Tuesday …

Villagers under hard lockdown in Davao knocking hard for compassion and support

DAVAO CITY – When news broke off that Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio on Saturday afternoon placed Barangay 23-C under hard lockdown as coronavirus cases snowballed, some residents sneaked out in the guise of buying essentials and never returned home. “The situation in this barangay is very severe. This has been the subject of several meetings.  We advise …

Davao region’s new Covid-19 cases, mostly from LSIs and ROFs

DAVAO CITY –— The recent spike of new Coronavirus -19 cases are mostly from locally stranded individuals or from returning overseas Filipinos, a trend which local government units accept as reality but they embrace their constituents because they have the facility. Aside from the considered hotspots in the previous reports, there are towns and villages …