Regional security tops Duterte’s agenda in SoKor trip

DAVAO CITY —- Regional security will be the top agenda of President Rodrigo Duterte when he meets other leaders during his attendance to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)-South Korea Commemorative Summit in Busan, South Korea. Duterte told reporters during a Palace press conference Tuesday that he would have a bilateral meeting with the …

63 ka barangay sa NoCot ibalhin na sa BARMM

DAKBAYAN SA COTABATO — IPAILAWOM Na sa panggamhanan sa Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) ang saysentay tres (63) ka mga barangay sa North Cotabato, sugod karong adlawa Mierkules, Nobiembre 20. Sumala sa BARMM spokesman ug Minister of Local Government nga si  Naguib Sinarimbo, ang opisyal nga pagtunol sa mga barangay ilawon sa BARMM pagahimoun …

3 GenSan employers nabbed for non-remittance of SSS contributions

GENERAL SANTOS CITY — Police and enforcement personnel of the Social Security System (SSS) arrested three employers here on Tuesday for alleged non-remittance of contributions of their workers. Authorities separately served the warrants of arrest Tuesday morning against Rowena Dutaro Rodemio of the Proserv Auto and Architectural Glass, Keith Dewey Sacor Morgia of D’Library Enterprise and …

Army soldiers drop firearms to carry PWD who receive relief goods, wheelchair

MAKILALA, North Cotabato— On November 19, Army soldiers Cpl. Brian Ayo-on and Pfc Allan Raagas of the 10th Infantry Division of the Philippine Army, dropped their firearms to carry Luwel Laguyo, a person with disability, who travelled about 24 kilometers from his village Guangan, to join his group in the town center and receive his …

Twelve drug offenders complete ‘Balay Silangan’ community rehabilitation anew

KAUSWAGAN, Lanao del Norte-– A total of twelve surrendered drug offenders who successfully completed a three-month community rehabilitation program through the local government unit’s ‘Balay Silangan’ were showcased and presented to municipal mayor Rommel Arnado, local officials and employees in today’s Flag Raising Ceremony in the municipality of Kauswagan in Lanao del Norte.  The graduates …

5.9 magnitude earthquake shakes of parts Mindanao

DAVAO CITY — A 5.9 Magnitude earthquake of tectonic origin again hit parts of Souther Mindanao at 9:22pm November 18. The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS-DOST) reported that the epicenter was located at 07.64N, 124.90E – 006 km N 22° W of Kadingilan in Bukidnon. Reported Intensities: Intensity V -Kidapawan City; Intensity IV …

Go open to lifting Martial Law in Mindanao; awaits further recommendation from authorities

DAVAO CITY — Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go said on Saturday, he is open to lifting martial law in Mindanao upon further recommendation from the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) and the Philippine National Police (PNP). “Kung hindi na talaga kailangan ngayon sabi ng PNP, AFP will also recommend or should have recommended already,” …