Sultan Kudarat gov says strict monitoring vs entry of fake rice ongoing

July 14, 2015 by · Comments Off on Sultan Kudarat gov says strict monitoring vs entry of fake rice ongoing 

ILOILO CITY, July 13 — Sultan Kudarat Governor Datu Suharto Mangudadatu said local officials are now strictly monitoring possible entry of fake rice in their home province.

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Army redeploys brigade out of former MILF camp in Maguindanao

July 1, 2015 by · Comments Off on Army redeploys brigade out of former MILF camp in Maguindanao 

CAMP SIONGCO, Maguindanao, June 30 — Military authorities in Maguindanao have moved out an Army brigade from Camp Abubakar, the former bailiwick of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) which fell to government hands in 2000, an indication of normalcy in the northern part of Maguindanao.

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Hopes high as MILF turns over weapons of war, combatants

June 17, 2015 by · Comments Off on Hopes high as MILF turns over weapons of war, combatants 

By Lilian C. Mellejor

SIMUAY, Sultan Kudarat, June 16 (PNA) -– The Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) turned over Tuesday, June 16, 75 weapons of war and 145 combatants, most of them having fought wars since the 1970s.

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President Aquino III observes the actual and on-going processing of the weapons and combatants

June 17, 2015 by · Comments Off on President Aquino III observes the actual and on-going processing of the weapons and combatants 

President Benigno S. Aquino III observes the actual and on-going processing of the weapons and combatants during the Ceremonial Turnover of Crew-Served Weapons and High Powered Firearms and Decommissioning of Combatants of the Bangsamoro Islamic Armed Forces of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (BIAF-MILF) at the Old Maguindanao Provincial Capitol in Simuay, Sultan Kudarat, Maguindanao on Tuesday (June 16, 2015). The GPH and the MILF agreed to undertake the ceremonial turnover of the 75 weapons of the BIAF-MILF as provided in the Phase 1 of the Normalization Program for the Bangsamoro.Also in Photo are MILF Central Committee chairman Al Haj Murad Ebrahim,Independent Decommissioning Body (IDB) chairman Ambassador Haydar Berk,Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Teresita Quintos-Deles (Photo by Ryan Lim/ Malacañang Photo Bureau)

President Benigno S. Aquino III observes the actual and on-going processing of the weapons and combatants during the Ceremonial Turnover of Crew-Served Weapons and High Powered Firearms and Decommissioning of Combatants of the Bangsamoro Islamic Armed Forces of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (BIAF-MILF) at the Old Maguindanao Provincial Capitol in Simuay, Sultan Kudarat, Maguindanao on Tuesday (June 16, 2015). The GPH and the MILF agreed to undertake the ceremonial turnover of the 75 weapons of the BIAF-MILF as provided in the Phase 1 of the Normalization Program for the Bangsamoro.Also in Photo are MILF Central Committee chairman Al Haj Murad Ebrahim,Independent Decommissioning Body (IDB) chairman Ambassador Haydar Berk,Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Teresita Quintos-Deles (Photo by Ryan Lim/ Malacañang Photo Bureau)

President Benigno S. Aquino III observes the actual and on-going processing of the weapons and combatants during the Ceremonial Turnover of Crew-Served Weapons and High Powered Firearms, and Decommissioning of Combatants of the Bangsamoro Islamic Armed Forces of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (BIAF-MILF) at the Old Maguindanao Provincial Capitol in Simuay, Sultan Kudarat, Maguindanao on Tuesday (June 16, 2015). The GPH and the MILF agreed to undertake the ceremonial turnover of the 75 weapons of the BIAF-MILF as provided in the Phase 1 of the Normalization Program for the Bangsamoro. Also in Photo are MILF Central Committee chairman Al Haj Murad Ebrahim, Independent Decommissioning Body (IDB) chairman Ambassador Haydar Berk (Photo by Ryan Lim/Malacañang Photo Bureau/PNA)

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President Aquino III delivers his speech during the Ceremonial Turnover of Crew-Served Weapons and High Powered Firearms and Decommissioning of Combatants of the BIAF-MILF

June 17, 2015 by · Comments Off on President Aquino III delivers his speech during the Ceremonial Turnover of Crew-Served Weapons and High Powered Firearms and Decommissioning of Combatants of the BIAF-MILF 

President Benigno S. Aquino III delivers his speech during the Ceremonial Turnover of Crew-Served Weapons and High Powered Firearms and Decommissioning of Combatants of the Bangsamoro Islamic Armed Forces of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (BIAF-MILF) at the Old Maguindanao Provincial Capitol in Simuay, Sultan Kudarat, Maguindanao on Tuesday (June 16, 2015). The GPH and the MILF agreed to undertake the ceremonial turnover of the 75 weapons of the BIAF-MILF as provided in the Phase 1 of the Normalization Program for the Bangsamoro. (Photo by Gil Nartea/ Malacañang Photo Bureau)

President Benigno S. Aquino III delivers his speech during the Ceremonial Turnover of Crew-Served Weapons and High Powered Firearms and Decommissioning of Combatants of the Bangsamoro Islamic Armed Forces of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (BIAF-MILF) at the Old Maguindanao Provincial Capitol in Simuay, Sultan Kudarat, Maguindanao on Tuesday (June 16, 2015). The GPH and the MILF agreed to undertake the ceremonial turnover of the 75 weapons of the BIAF-MILF as provided in the Phase 1 of the Normalization Program for the Bangsamoro. (Photo by Gil Nartea/ Malacañang Photo Bureau)

President Benigno S. Aquino III delivers his speech during the Ceremonial Turnover of Crew-Served Weapons and High Powered Firearms, and Decommissioning of Combatants of the Bangsamoro Islamic Armed Forces of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (BIAF-MILF) at the Old Maguindanao Provincial Capitol in Simuay, Sultan Kudarat, Maguindanao on Tuesday (June 16, 2015). The GPH and the MILF agreed to undertake the ceremonial turnover of the 75 weapons of the BIAF-MILF as provided in the Phase 1 of the Normalization Program for the Bangsamoro. (Photo by Gil Nartea/Malacañang Photo Bureau/PNA)

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Army, PNP defuse land mines planted along military route in Sultan Kudarat province

March 12, 2015 by · Comments Off on Army, PNP defuse land mines planted along military route in Sultan Kudarat province 

CAMP SIONGCO, Maguindanao, March 11 — Police and military Army bomb experts on Wednesday defused six land mines planted by suspected New Peoples Army guerillas operating in Columbio, Sultan Kudarat, the military here said.

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Sexually transmitted infections rising in Cotabato City

March 10, 2015 by · Comments Off on Sexually transmitted infections rising in Cotabato City 

COTABATO CITY, March 9 — The Department of Health in Region 12 on Monday said Cotabato City has the highest number of reported reported sexually transmitted infections (STI) among the cities and provinces of SOCCKSARGEN region in 2014.

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GenSan athletes maintain SRAA dominance

February 24, 2015 by · Comments Off on GenSan athletes maintain SRAA dominance 

GENERAL SANTOS CITY, Feb. 23 — The city’s athletic delegation captured the overall championship crown of the 2015 Soccsksargen Regional Athletic Association (SRAA) meet here over the weekend, maintaining its status as a regional powerhouse for the third year in a row.

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DA-12 prepares for 1st Regional Farmers, Fisherfolks-Buyers’ Congress

February 24, 2015 by · Comments Off on DA-12 prepares for 1st Regional Farmers, Fisherfolks-Buyers’ Congress 

KORONOADAL CITY, Feb. 24 -– The Department of Agriculture in Region 12 (DA-12) is gearing for the first ever Regional Farmers and Fisherfolks-Buyers’ Congress in Gen. Santos City next month.

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Tourists arrivals in Region 12 surge to 2.38M in 2014

February 7, 2015 by · Comments Off on Tourists arrivals in Region 12 surge to 2.38M in 2014 

GENERAL SANTOS CITY, Feb. 6 — Tourist arrivals in Region 12 or the Soccsksargen Region surged to a record 2.38 million in 2014 as the local tourism industry continued to gain momentum with the area’s enhanced tourism development, promotion and marketing initiatives.

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