Cotabato City couple nabbed in anti-drug ops

SEIZED. Anti-narcotics agents account for the PHP40,000 worth of suspected shabu items (inset) seized from a man and his live-in partner during an anti-drug operation in Barangay Rosary Heights Mother, Cotabato City on Friday (June 12, 2020). For the past several days, personnel of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency – Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao … Continue reading Cotabato City couple nabbed in anti-drug ops

Manila launches online public forum

ONLINE FORUM. Manilenyos can now directly ask their questions to Manila Mayor Francisco "Isko" Moreno Domagoso via "Itanong mo kay Yorme". It is a segment in his weekly Capital Report every Friday where he answers queries from his constituents. (Photo grabbed from Isko Moreno Domagoso FB page) MANILA: Manila Mayor Francisco “Isko” Moreno Domagoso has launched … Continue reading Manila launches online public forum

Solon: Anti-terror bill made for terrorists, not for activists

Leyte 4th District Rep. Lucy Torres-Gomez (Screengrab from Richard Gomez Youtube page) MANILA: A Leyte solon on Thursday came to the defense of the anti-terrorism bill saying it was made to stop terrorists, not to make life inconvenient and uncomfortable for activists and those who voice out dissent. In her Facebook post on Thursday evening, Leyte … Continue reading Solon: Anti-terror bill made for terrorists, not for activists

Anti-terrorism bill protects life: Cebu City mayor

Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella. (File photo by Cebu City Hall PIO) CEBU CITY: The Anti-Terrorism Bill, once signed by President Rodrigo Duterte into law, will serve as a proactive stance against terrorism in the Philippines that “bolsters its core intent to protect life, liberty, and property from terrorism and to condemn terrorism as inimical to … Continue reading Anti-terrorism bill protects life: Cebu City mayor

Chief Minister leads the organization of BEDC

COTABATO CITY: Chief Minister Ahod Balawag Ebrahim, who presided the meeting via online, and being the Chairperson of the Bangsamoro Economic and Development Council (BEDC) led the conduct of the 1st BEDC Regular Meeting for CY 2020, on June 5, 2020, 2:00 PM at the Bajau Hall, Bangsamoro Government Compound, Cotabato City. This was also … Continue reading Chief Minister leads the organization of BEDC

Seven more LSIs in BARMM test positive for Covid-19

COTABATO CITY: The Bangsamoro Government’s Ministry of Health (MOH) has recorded seven (7) new positive cases of Coronavirus disease (Covid-19) on Tuesday, June 9. Health Minister Dr. Saffrullah Dipatuan said these new cases are Locally Stranded Individuals (LSI) who were sent back home to Lanao del Sur last June 6. “The RT-PCR testing came out … Continue reading Seven more LSIs in BARMM test positive for Covid-19

BARMM LGUs move towards strengthening Moral Governance

COTABATO CITY: The first batch of Local Chief Executives from the different BARMM municipalities have started their training dubbed ‘Strengthening Local Government Units Capacities towards Moral Local Governance’ on Tuesday, June 9, via Zoom Webinar. It can be recalled that since the establishment of BARMM, the institutionalization of Moral Governance has been a priority of … Continue reading BARMM LGUs move towards strengthening Moral Governance

Oriental Mindoro farmers receive relief packs from DAR

A total of seven hundred ninety-five (795) agrarian reform beneficiaries (ARBs) from Oriental Mindoro happily received their relief packs from the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) under “The PaSSOver: ARBold Move for Deliverance of our Farmers from the COVID-19 Pandemic”. Each ARBs received a pack containing 4 kilos rice, 5 canned sardines, 2 pcs 250 grams … Continue reading Oriental Mindoro farmers receive relief packs from DAR

DAR trains farmers on meat processing amid Covid-19

To help uplift the economic conditions of the agrarian reform beneficiaries (ARBs), provide immediate and alternative source of income and ensure food security amid the pandemic crisis, the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) in Mountain Province has conducted a hands-on livelihood meat processing seminar to women ARBs through the Convergence on Livelihood Assistance for ARBs Project … Continue reading DAR trains farmers on meat processing amid Covid-19

DAR identifies government-owned lands for possible coverage under Balik Probinsya Program

Picture 1: Secretary John Castriciones leads the online meeting.Picture 2: DND Secretary Delfin Lorenzana as one of the attendees of the online meeting.Picture 3: One of the attendees listening to Sec. Castriciones as he discusses the BP2 program  Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) Secretary John R. Castriciones yesterday presented to the representatives of various government … Continue reading DAR identifies government-owned lands for possible coverage under Balik Probinsya Program