Adiong demands popular consultation on proposed Marawi waste dump site project

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BARMM sends ‘biggest’ relief aids for storm Auring victims

BARMM RELIEF TO AURING-VICTIMS IN SURIGAO : BARMM Chief Minister Ahod “Hadji Murad” Ebrahim leads the sendoff rite for the relief mission on Friday in Cotabato City to storm Auring victims in Surigao del Sur. , some of 10 relief aids-filled trucks, houses in Tandag City submerged in flood, and President Duterte accompanied by Senator Bong… Read More BARMM sends ‘biggest’ relief aids for storm Auring victims

5 fires hit Marawi in 2021; No fire truck despite 2018 P85-M fund release

COTABATO CITY: Five fires have struck the Marawi City this year alone but residents could just watch structures gutting down because the war-torn “Islamic” community has no fire truck yet despite reported release in 2018 of P96-million national fund for fire prevention facilities, according to Philippine Muslim Today news sources. Latest of the fire ate up on… Read More 5 fires hit Marawi in 2021; No fire truck despite 2018 P85-M fund release

MinDA cattle program piloted in 5 provinces like Lanao Sur, Misamis Oriental

DAVAO CITY: Five provinces in the south have been eyed as pilot areas for the Mindanao Development Authority (MInDA), with officials of Lanao del Sur and Misamis Oriental sounding off interest in joining the venture to augment existing life-enhancing projects in their respective turfs. The last province to signify interest in the venture is Misamis… Read More MinDA cattle program piloted in 5 provinces like Lanao Sur, Misamis Oriental

BARMM allots P1.85-B infra projects for NorthCot, Cotabato City in 2021

COTABATO CITY: The Bangsamoro government through its Ministry of Public Works (MPW) has allotted P1.85-billion infrastructure projects for all 37 barangays in this city and 63 villages in North Cotabato now encompassed by the new autonomous region. The allocation is part of Ministry of Public Works’ (MPW’s) 2021 budget worth more than 15 billion pesos,… Read More BARMM allots P1.85-B infra projects for NorthCot, Cotabato City in 2021

Contractors of 3 bridges in Lanao Sur assure completion in 2021; lack of highway maintenance works bared

COTABATO CITY: Protracted construction works on three bridges along Mulondo-Wao highway in Lanao del Sur have finally got fund allocations to complete the projects “within this year,” according to local contractors. The family of Abdulraheem D. Hadjimalic, owner-manager of CDH Construction firm involved in the projects, made the reassuring announcement on Monday, Feb. 22 amid… Read More Contractors of 3 bridges in Lanao Sur assure completion in 2021; lack of highway maintenance works bared

MinDA forming local monitors on delayed infra projects; stakeholders call for BARMM areas inclusion

COTABATO CITY: In pursuit of bringing equitable state care and attention to southern Philippines, the Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA) has included in its multi-faceted functions a thrust on forming local bodies to oversee implementation of infrastructure projects, especially those suffering from unexpected delays. The new thrust will be applied in all provinces in Mindanao, starting… Read More MinDA forming local monitors on delayed infra projects; stakeholders call for BARMM areas inclusion

Kudarat IPs stage indignation rally against NPA activities

TACURONG CITY: Buoyed by the Duterte administration’s disclosures of alleged deceitful acts by leftist ideologues and combatants, residents belonging to indigenous tribes (IP) in nearby Esparanza, Sultan Kudarat have staged an indignation rally voicing out the ill-effects of New People’s Army (NPA) insurgents in their midst. Dozens of mostly IP residents took to the streets… Read More Kudarat IPs stage indignation rally against NPA activities

Sinarimbo graces 30th PNP anniversary fete by PRO-BARMM

COTABATO CITY: Regional Interior and Local Government Minister Naguib Sinarimbo has graced the recent 30th Philippine National Police (PNP) Foundation Anniversary celebration by the police regional office (PRO) in Parang, Maguindanao, and prodded the reveling cops on their vital role in the evolution of Mindanao peace process. “As we transition from negotiation to peace agreement implementation,… Read More Sinarimbo graces 30th PNP anniversary fete by PRO-BARMM

DBP, MinDA to create investment program for OFWs

COTABATO CITY: The Development Bank of the Philippines and the Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA) are set to establish an investment program for Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) to safely put their hard-earned money for modest earnings while at the same time help rebuild the country’s economy, proponent officials announced. DBP and MinDA officials led respectively by… Read More DBP, MinDA to create investment program for OFWs