Zambo Sur Sports Academy ordered closed

PAGADIAN CITY, Zamboanga del Sur – The provincial government has shut down the Zamboanga del Sur Sports Academy (ZSSA) due to lack of legal basis in its operation. Gov. Victor Yu made this announcement during Monday’s flag-raising ceremony at the provincial capitol grounds, adding that ZSSA’s closure was effective last week. Yu explained that there …

Ombudsman charged Zamboanga del Sur mayor, 8 others for graft

DAVAO CITY, Philippines — The Office of the Ombudsman indicts Margosatubig, Zamboanga del Sur Mayor Roy Encallado for the anomalous procurement of supplies from Barcelona Spring Farm (BSF) worth P4,112,366.02. Also charged were Bids and Awards Committee (BAC) Chairman Arwin Alpha; BAC members Alex Villarin, Elvira Emia, Andres Limatoc, and Merlinda Ambaic; Municipal Accountant Eien …