Derby goers from Agusan Sur complete quarantine but no swab tested

By Sitti Sheiba NY-Casan VALENCIA CITY: At least 20 residents of San Francisco, Agusan del Sur, who went to the six-cock derby at the New Davao Matina Gallera in Davao City last month, have completed a 28-day quarantine but none of them had undergone laboratory testing. Dr. Eddie Cabanban, San Francisco municipal health officer, said… Read More Derby goers from Agusan Sur complete quarantine but no swab tested

Covid-19 task group on top of situation in Northern Mindanao

By SITTI SHEIBA NY-CASAN CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY: Local chief executives of the provinces and the highly urbanized cities in Northern Mindanao region have joined a videoconference convened by the Northern Mindanao Task Force for coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) on Wednesday to address the issue of COVID-19 in the region. This is the first meeting of… Read More Covid-19 task group on top of situation in Northern Mindanao

Maranao new COVID-19 positive admitted in Cagayan de Oro

By SITTI SHEIBA NY-CASAN CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY: A 68-year old patient from Marawi City was diagnosed positive with the COVID-19 virus on Friday, bringing to a total of two COVID-19 positive patients currently confined in the state-owned Northern Mindanao Medical Center (NMMC) here. In a press briefing on COVID-19 update, Dr. Jose Chan, medical… Read More Maranao new COVID-19 positive admitted in Cagayan de Oro

DOH in NorMin to combat false information on COVID-19

By Sitti Sheiba NY-Casan VALENCIA CITY, Bukidnon: The Department of Health (DOH) Center for Health Development (CHD) in Northern Mindanao has broadened its reach in educating the masses about the disease and to combat false information to mitigate the spread of the virus. DOH-10 Health Education and Promotion Officer Aian Rebollido Caridad said since COVID-19 has no… Read More DOH in NorMin to combat false information on COVID-19

DOST-10 warns public on Tanduay-Zonrox solution as hand sanitizer

By SITTI SHEIBA NOOR YAHYA-CASAN CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY: The Department of Science and Technology in Northern Mindanao (DOST-X) has strongly warned the public from using the mixture containing Zonrox bleaching liquid and Tanduay rhum as hand sanitizers. DOST-10 Regional Director Alfonso P. Alamban categorically renounced the claims of unscrupulous and self-declared chemists or businessmen… Read More DOST-10 warns public on Tanduay-Zonrox solution as hand sanitizer

Marawi City creates task force for price freeze monitoring

By Sitti Sheiba Noor Yahya-Casan MARAWI CITY: Amid the rising complaints of consumers on the surging prices of basic commodities in the city, the Local Price Coordinating Council (LPCC) of the Islamic City of Marawi will create a task force to monitor prices of basic goods and halt overpricing. In a meeting on Tuesday held… Read More Marawi City creates task force for price freeze monitoring