The national government must shoulder the burial or cremation expenses of patients who died of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19), a Cagayanon lawmaker said Friday (April 17).
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Bukidnon Governor Jose Maria Zubiri, Jr clarified claims that he did not order a cease operations of a multinational pineapple plantation and a group of banana growers during the enhanced community quarantine.
Children play outdoors with a grocery bag for a kite during Lent in Barangay Tablon, Cagayan de Oro, oblivious to the local government’s order to residents to stay inside their homes to avoid infection from Covid-19.(Jigger J. Jerusalem/davaotoday.com)
A river leading to the Guadalupe shrine in Barangay Tablon, Cagayan de Oro was closed to the public for this year’s observance of Holy Week to avoid the spread of COVID-19. In the past, especially on Good Fridays, thousands of Roman Catholic devotees travel to the religious site on foot. (Jigger J. Jerusalem/davaotoday.com)
Bukidnon has its first case of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19), local health authorities have confirmed Thursday (April 9).
The sole patient from this city who was previously tested positive for the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has been re-tested and was found out to be negative of the infection, health authorities confirmed Wednesday (April 8).
Complaints were formally filed against a church leader who allegedly defied government regulations on mass gathering and social distancing by holding worship service, police said Monday (April 6).
A pastor is now facing charges for holding worship service attended by about 500 members on Sunday (Apr. 5), allegedly in defiance of the prohibition of mass gatherings and observance of social distancing amid the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) pandemic.
A group of private individuals, including doctors, has petitioned Mayor Oscar Moreno to put the entire city under enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) following the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) pandemic.
The number of persons showing symptoms of the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) has decreased, local health authorities said Thursday (Apr. 2).