DA distributes cash and food subsidy to Farmers and Fisher folks in Samal Island

IGACOS — A total of 439 eligible beneficiaries received a total of Php 5,000 worth of cash and food subsidy on Thursday, January 28, 2021 at  Island Garden City of Samal Multi-Purpose Gymnasium, Barangay Peñaplata, Davao del Norte As per breakdown, food subsidy such as rice and chicken worth of Php 2,000 were distributed in …

DavOr provincial medical Center close until next week due to Covid-19 surge

DAVAO CITY – The Davao Oriental Provincial Medical Center (DOPMC) in Mati town in Davao Oriental province temporarily stopped its operation January 25, due to the recent increase in COVID-19 confirmed cases within the hospital compound. Provincial Health Officer Dr. Reden V. Versaldo, in a public advisory, said the closure of DOPMC which will last …

Businesswoman killed, driver hurt in Davao City shooting

DAVAO CITY – A businesswoman was killed and her driver was hurt in a shooting incident inside the compound of the Center Point Plaza in Matina Crossing, Davao City on Monday (Dec. 21) afternoon. National Bureau of Investigation (NBI-XI) Director Jonathan Balite identified the fatality as Susan Villaseran, 69 years old and a resident of …

30,000 Davaeños from 35 barangays to undergo swab test-CHO

DAVAO CITY —  Over 30,000 individuals from at least 35 barangays which register high cases of Coronavirus-19  will undergo mass RT-PCR test or swab test in the city soon to prevent further escalation of Coronavirus disease, says City health Officer Dr. Josephine Villafuerte. Villafuerte in an interview with Newsline.ph revealed, “We are now having series …

Davao hospital locked down, 54 persons for Swab test

DAVAO CITY — The regional inter-agency task force here has ordered a lock on a local hospital starting 2 o’clock in the morning of November 23, after a medical frontliner tested positive for Coronavirus disease. This as 54 individuals who had close contact with the physician underwant swab test on Monday. Dr. Jojit Marbas, who …

Ex-Speaker Alvarez resigns from PDP-Laban joins Reporma

DAVAO CITY — Former House Speaker and Davao del Norte First District Representative Pantaleon D. Alvarez has tendered his resignation from the ruling party, the Partido Demokratiko Pilipino–Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-LABAN), and announced he is joining Reporma. In a press statement, Alvarez thanked PDP-Laban’s President, Senator Aquilino “Koko”Pimentel III, for allowing him to serve as the …

Davao QR registration for establishments resumes on Wednesday, Nov 11

DAVAO CITY —After a few days break, the City Government of Davao has announced on Monday, November 9, that the Safe Davao QR (DQR) registration for business establishments will resume on Wednesday, November 11. In a press statement released by the City Information Office, City Mayor Sara Duterte Duterte-Carpio said the registration for business will …