Duterte fires HUDCC Sec-Gen for corruption

DAVAO CITY (November 24) — President Rodrigo Duterte fired Housing and Urban Development Coordinating Council (HUDCC) Secretary-General Falconi Millar over corruption issues. Millar, a lawyer and accountant by profession, was fired  following reports of corruption in relation to Marawi rehabilitation projects. The project involves a multi-billion fund. In his speech  during the inauguration of Cavite …

DENR donates confiscated logs for Marawi school rehab

DAVAO CITY (July 9) — The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) has donated  the confiscated logs and timber to Task Force Bangon Marawi (TFBM) for the rehabilitation of Marawi City schools. About  871,453 board feet of confiscated logs   and flitches valued over PHP43.5 million   was donated. Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu during the 31st …