2T housing units in Marawi by 2020

DAVAO CITY — About 2,000 housing units will be built in the 39-hectare property in Marawi City to jointly undertaken by the National Housing Authority (NHA) and San Miguel Corporation (SMC) NHA General Manager and Housing and Urban Development Coordinating Council (HUDCC) Secretary-General Marcelino Escalada said their task in the Marawi rehabilitation and restoration was …

Davao’s Colonel Dubria now heads PNP’s SOSIA

DAVAO CITY (August 2) — Former Davao City Police Office director Colonel Michael John Dubria has been detailed as the new chief of the Philippine National Police (PNP) Supervisory Office on Security and Investigation Agencies (SOSIA). The SOSIA is the office that regulates the operation of security agencies, including keeping in check all the security …

Palace to opposition: They can do their worse, we will do our beest

DAVAO CITY (April 13) — Malacañang on Wednesday, said the opposition is always welcome to criticize the government, saying they can do their worse in their attacks, but the administration will do its best to deliver its mandate. The Palace, according to Chief Presidential Legal Counsel and Presidential Spokesperson Salvador S. Panelo, sees the black …

PDEA XI uproots P2.1-M worth of Marijuana in DavOr

DAVAO CITY  (March 17) —- Operatives of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency XI on Saturday uprooted 10,500 hills or P2.1 million worth of marijuana in the hinterlands of Pagkawian, Barangay Tubaon, Tarragona, Davao Oriental. Antonio Rivera, regional director of PDEA XI said, Vincent Adjadan Lintuan and Romel Basog Adjadan who are both considered high-value targets tried to …

3 ka minor de edad nakulong atol sa sunog, patay

DAKBAYAN SA MATI, Davao Oriental (Febrero 12)— Tulo ka bata sa Sitio Sampaloc, Barangay Santo Niño, Mati City, ang naugdaw sa sunog nga nahitabo niadtong milabayng Biernes, February 8. Sumala sa mga silingan, nakulong ug wala na makagawas sa ilang balay ang mag-igsoong Ahmily Earl Halipa, 10, og Chris Herish Halipa, 3, og ilang ig-agaw …

Ex-Laguna mayor faces 8-year jail term for graft

 DAVAO CITY (January 9) — The Sandiganbayan has sentenced former Cabuyao, Laguna Mayor Isidro Hemedes Jr. to eight years imprisonment for holding office in a private bank while serving as City Mayor at the same time. The anti-graft court sentenced Hemedes for being a member of the Board of Directors of Luzon Development Bank, a …

Digong mibisita sa lubong sa iyang ginikanan human gibaniog nga namatay

DAKBAYAN SA DABAW (Pebrero 6)-— Mibisita si Presidente Rodrigo Duterte sa lubong sa iyang mga ginikanan niadtong Lunes 11:30 sa gabii, Pebrero 4, atol sa ikapitong anibersaryo sa kamatayon sa iyang inahan ug human gipasiatab sa iyang mga kabalan nga namatay na kini. Namatay ang iyang inahan nga si Soledad Duterte o Nanay Soleng niadtong …