Iloilo City remains under ECQ; Iloilo downgraded to MECQ

By Lilibeth French ILOILO CITY – – The quarantine classification in the city of Iloilo remains under enhanced community quarantine (ECQ), while  Iloilo province was downgraded to modified enhanced community quarantine (MECQ) starting Friday, August 6, 2021. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte has approved Inter-Agency Task Force Resolution (IATF) No. 131 which placed Iloilo City under… Read More Iloilo City remains under ECQ; Iloilo downgraded to MECQ

DOH underscores handling of corpse of COVID-19 victims

By Liez’l Marie Lamasan ILOILO CITY — The Department of Health Western Visayas Center for Health and Development (DOH WV CHD) emphasized the need to follow the protocols on the burial or cremation of individuals who died with an infectious disease. “We have to abide by the Sanitation Code of the Philippines wherein patients who… Read More DOH underscores handling of corpse of COVID-19 victims

Army seizes firearm, NPA lair in Negros Occidental

By Jemin Guillermo ILOILO CITY — The Army’s 94th Infantry Battalion seized a high-powered firearm and another temporary encampment of the CPP-NPA Terrorist after a firefight in Kabankalan City, Negros Occidental, July 22, 2021. The troops were conducting combat operations when they encountered more or less 20 armed members of the SDG Platoon, CN2, at… Read More Army seizes firearm, NPA lair in Negros Occidental

Iloilo City boarders, transients need to present IDs

ILOILO CITY, June 23 — Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog of this city (time) on Wednesday convened the Iloilo City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (CDRRMC) and reviewed the security protocol. In the meeting, the members discussed how the city’s existing security protocols could be strengthened amid the threats posed by the continuous war in… Read More Iloilo City boarders, transients need to present IDs