Luzon island now under ‘community quarantine’ – Palace

By BITOON A RANAO MANILA: President Rodrigo Duterte has placed the entire island of Luzon under “enhanced community quarantine,” Malacanang said, as COVID-19 cases continue to increase in the country. “PRRD just announced an enhanced community quarantine in the entire Luzon,” presidential spokesperson Salvador Panelo told reporters on Monday. Under an enhanced community quarantine, “strict… Read More Luzon island now under ‘community quarantine’ – Palace

DATELINE ILIGAN. 5Ps Now a Regular LGU Program

The “Programa sa Panginabuhian Para sa Pagkaon sa Pamilya (5Ps)” or Livelihood Program for the Food of the Family is now a regular program of the City government.An Ordinance authored by SP Committee on Livelihood and Cooperative Development Chairman Roy Openiano making 5Ps a regular program of the City government was passed on third and… Read More DATELINE ILIGAN. 5Ps Now a Regular LGU Program

DATELINE ILIGAN. PERAMPC OPENS BRANCH IN ILIGAN

The Philnabank Employees Resources of Agusan Multipurpose Cooperative (PERAMPC) opened its branch office here last August 22.PERAMPC Board Chairman Gil Cortes Hilot told the New Ranao Star that the cooperative was founded by the employees of Philippine National Bank (PNB) in the Agusan provinces. “In its desire to serve other PNB employees and others who… Read More DATELINE ILIGAN. PERAMPC OPENS BRANCH IN ILIGAN

DATELINE ILIGAN. ILIGAN WISHES TO BE AMONG NEW WAVE ICT CITIES

Iligan is currently striving to be included among the New Wave Cities in the field of Information and Communications Technology (ICT).During its regular session early this week, the Sangguniang Panlungsod (SP) passed a resolution sponsored by City Councilor Bayani Areola requesting Deputy Executive Director Monchito Ibrahim of the Department of Science and Technology – Information… Read More DATELINE ILIGAN. ILIGAN WISHES TO BE AMONG NEW WAVE ICT CITIES

DATELINE ILIGAN. LGU ASKS PNP-10 TO AUGMENT ICPO IN SEPTEMBER

The Local Government of Iligan asked the Regional Office 10 of the Philippine National Police (PNP) to send additional policemen to Iligan beginning September 1 to October 10, 2015, the Tourism Month when the Diyandi Festival will be held.During its regular session last week, the Sangguniang Panlungsod passed a resolution expressing said request in support… Read More DATELINE ILIGAN. LGU ASKS PNP-10 TO AUGMENT ICPO IN SEPTEMBER

DATELINE ILIGAN. SP ENDORSES BENITEZ FOR FULL-FLEDGE PNP CITY DIRECTOR

The Sangguning Panlungsod (SP) endorsed last Tuesday to the higher authorities of the Philippine National Police (PNP) the appointment of Police Sr. Superintendent Raul Benitez as full-fledge City Director of Iligan.The endorsement was made through a mass motion as all the SP members agreed to the efforts of Benitez in maintaining peace and order in… Read More DATELINE ILIGAN. SP ENDORSES BENITEZ FOR FULL-FLEDGE PNP CITY DIRECTOR

DATELINE ILIGAN. Cargo trucks, vans banned from city roads on Diyandi feas

ILIGAN CITY — In its regular session last week, the Sangguniang Panlungsod passed a resolution requesting Acting Mayor Ruderic Marzo to direct the Iligan City Traffic Management Office (ICTMO) to prohibit delivery vans and 6-wheeler trucks from entering the City proper during the celebration of the City Fiesta.The resolution particularly specified Aguinaldo Street, Quezon Avenue… Read More DATELINE ILIGAN. Cargo trucks, vans banned from city roads on Diyandi feas

Duterte says there are 3 million addicts in PH

CATARMAN, CAMIGUIN – There are now three million drug addicts in the Philippines.There was deafening silence when Mayor Rodrigo Duterte made this revelation during a federalism forum in Barangay Borbon, Catarman Sunday afternoon. “If you have three million addicts, it means that you have at least 30,000 drug pushers,” Duterte told his stunned audience in… Read More Duterte says there are 3 million addicts in PH

US seeks to seize $12.5M in California Assets vs Napoles

LOS ANGELES — The U.S. Department of Justice took action mid-last month to seize $12.5 million in California property and assets from a businesswoman who is at the heart of a massive corruption scandal in the Philippines. The agency filed a civil forfeiture complaint, contending that Janet Lim Napoles bought the assets for herself and… Read More US seeks to seize $12.5M in California Assets vs Napoles