Briones issues warning vs sexual predators

MANILA, Philippines — Education Secretary Leonor Briones issued a stern warning against sexual molesters that they have no place in any learning places and events. In a statement, Briones said: “behaviors that endanger the physical and mental well-being of our learners are not tolerated in the department.” Briones warning came after the arrest of a …

Duterte officially opens Palarong Pambansa 2018

ILOCOS SUR, Philippines — President Rodrigo Roa Duterte officially declares the opening of the Palarong Pambansa 2018 at the Elpidio Quirino Stadium in Bantay, Ilocos Sur on  Sunday, April 15, 2018. In his message, Duterte said , “To the student athletes who have flown all the way from their provinces to compete and represent their …

ARMM sends over 400 delegates to Palarong Pambansa 2018

Cotabato City,, Philippines — The Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, through the region’s Department of Education (DepEd), sends over 400 student-athletes in this year’s Palarong Pambansa to be held in Vigan, Ilocos Sur on April 15-21. DepEd-ARMM Secretary Rasol Mitmug, Jr. said that the department is giving importance to sports as it is another way …