DOH confirms death of Covid-19 PUI in Soccsksargen

GENERAL SANTOS CITY — The Department of Health (DOH) in Region 12 (Soccsksargen) confirmed late Thursday afternoon the death of a patient under investigation (PUI) from Sultan Kudarat province while still awaiting test results for the 2019 coronavirus disease (Covid-19). Arjohn Gangoso, DOH-12 health education and promotions officer, said in a statement the 87-year-old male patient …

Military to stay in Marawi City -Duterte

DAVAO CITY — Military installations will be permanent fixtures in Marawi City to fend off attacks by Islamist militants like what they did three years ago, President Rodrigo Roa Duterte said during a meeting called to address issues confronting rehabilitation efforts in the city. Duterte in the meeting with legislators, heads of national government agencies …

Samal-Davao bridge breaks ground in July

DAVAO CITY — The much-talked about and long-awaited Davao-Samal bridge project is set to break ground in July this year, this was announced by Davao del Norte Governor Edwin I. Jubahid  on Saturday, February 29, 2020. Jubahib in an interview with Newsline said the final engineering design of the  P23-billion project  is now being worked out  “It plans pushes …

DavOr dispatches ‘Pulis sa Barangay’

DAVAO ORIENTAL – Twenty-seven members of the Philippine National Police have been deployed in various villages of the province as it led in the Revitalized Pulis sa barangay Program of the PNP XI. The first batch of police officers were formally deployed during a simple send-off ceremony on Monday, February 24, 2020, which is anchored on  President Rodrigo …