2 S. Cotabato towns under close watch due to chikungunya

November 11, 2015 by · Comments Off on 2 S. Cotabato towns under close watch due to chikungunya 

GENERAL SANTOS CITY, Nov. 10 — Health personnel in South Cotabato province are closely monitoring at least two municipalities due to the emergence of confirmed cases of the chikungunya disease in the last several weeks.

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Troops neutralize ASG member in Sulu

July 16, 2015 by · Comments Off on Troops neutralize ASG member in Sulu 

ZAMBOANGA CITY, July 15 -– Government forces have neutralized a member of the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) in the province of Sulu, a top military official announced Wednesday.

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New monument of Epifanio “Don Panyong” Delos Santos in Nueva Ecija

April 9, 2015 by · Comments Off on New monument of Epifanio “Don Panyong” Delos Santos in Nueva Ecija 

150408155625Granddaughters of noted historian, lawyer and writer Epifanio “Don Panyong” Delos Santos pose beside his monument which was inaugurated at Barangay Poblacion, San Isidro, Nueva Ecija on Tuesday (April 7, 2015). Shown (from left)
are Manila Bulletin Public Relations Department Vice President Carmen “Ching” Delos Santos Suva, Carmencita Peniera, Juliet San Lorenzo, Corazon de Auzen, Lita Santos and Joy Tiongson. The unveiling of the monument and marker coincided with the 144th birth anniversary of “Don Panyong” after whom the semi-circumferential EDSA (Epifanio de los Santos Avenue) in Metro Manila was named. (PNA photo by Courtesy by Gerry Suva)LAM/rck/bvb

Unveiling of the Epifanio Delos Santos 6-foot tall statue

April 8, 2015 by · Comments Off on Unveiling of the Epifanio Delos Santos 6-foot tall statue 

150407184250National Historical Commission of the Philippines (NHCP) Executive Director Ludovico D. Badoy (left) and Manila Bulletin Public Relations Department Vice President Carmen “Ching” Delos Santos Suva applaud after the unveiling of the six-foot tall statue of Epifanio De Los Santos on Tuesday (April 7, 2015) at Barangay Poblacion, San Isidro, Nueva Ecija. The unveiling ceremony coincided with the 144th birth anniversary of the noted historian, lawyer and journalist after whom the semi-circumferential Epifanio De Los Santos Avenue (EDSA) in Metro Manila was named. Carmen Suva, also a former Malacanang press undersecretary, is a granddaughter of Epifanio Delos Santos. (PNA photo by Joey O. Razon)
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Maguindanao cops hunting down 2 men in murder of 2 soldiers

March 4, 2015 by · Comments Off on Maguindanao cops hunting down 2 men in murder of 2 soldiers 

BULDON, Maguindanao, March 4 -– The Maguindanao Philippine National Police has launched a province-wide manhunt against two teenagers who shot dead two soldiers in Barangay Poblacion here Monday night, police said Wednesday.

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North Cotabato villages receive multi-purpose vehicles from gov't

January 19, 2015 by · Comments Off on North Cotabato villages receive multi-purpose vehicles from gov't 

KIDAPAWAN CITY, Jan 18 — Village officials can now transact business with the town halls and provincial capitol quicker with its new mobile vehicles distributed by the office of North Cotabato Gov. Emmylou Mendoza, officials said today.

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Cops hunt down grenade attacker in North Cotabato

December 7, 2014 by · Comments Off on Cops hunt down grenade attacker in North Cotabato 

By Edwin O. Fernandez

PIKIT, North Cotabato, Dec 7 (PNA) — Police here have launched a manhunt against two men who fired a rifle grenade toward a house that wounded a sub-village chairperson, authorities said.

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Davao del Sur gov’t, Gawad Kalinga turn over houses to informal settlers

November 25, 2014 by · Comments Off on Davao del Sur gov’t, Gawad Kalinga turn over houses to informal settlers 

MATANAO, Davao del Sur, Nov. 25 — The Gawad Kalinga Community Development Foundation (GKCDF) in partnership with the provincial government of Davao del Sur has recently launched a housing project in an effort to provide homes for the homeless urban poor and informal settlers here.

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NorCot police nab armed man claiming he was CIDG 'agent'

November 12, 2014 by · Comments Off on NorCot police nab armed man claiming he was CIDG 'agent' 

KIDAPAWAN CITY, Nov. 12 — Police arrested a man in Magpet, North Cotabato for possession of unlicensed firearms and for claiming he was an agent of the police investigative body.

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Well performing peoples' groups in North Cotabato get aid from MRDP-APL

November 6, 2014 by · Comments Off on Well performing peoples' groups in North Cotabato get aid from MRDP-APL 

KIDAPAWAN CITY, Nov. 5 — Ten proficient Peoples’ Organizations (POs) in North Cotabato received a much-needed loan assistance from the Mindanao Rural Development Program–Adoptable Program Loan (MRDP-APL) in the amount of P5 million.

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