If it were up to her, Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio would rather be a barangay chair than a senator, as she reminded village officials during a mass oath taking here on Friday the important role of the barangays in nation-building.
Author Archives: JIGGER J. JERUSALEM
An Australian national and his Filipino partner will serve life sentence after a local court sentenced them for sexually abusing female minors.
Recognizing themselves as Filipinos and not living under the influence of colonial mentality is an indicator of being an independent people, a national government official said during the 120th Independence Day celebration here on Tuesday, June 12.
Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio will be the guest of honor of the mass oathtaking of barangay officials here on Friday.
Workers are busy preparing the canopy at the Divisoria Park in Cagayan de Oro ahead of the 120th Philippine Independence Day celebration on Tuesday, June 12. (Jigger J. Jerusalem/davaotoday.com)
Two alleged members of an armed group were arrested by authorities in a checkpoint here late Wednesday afternoon, police said Thursday.
Persons involved in the importation of goods amounting to about P35 million will be facing charges after the Bureau of Customs-10 (BOC-10) confiscated more than a dozen container vans on Wednesday.
Due to the bad weather that might escalate and displace residents living in high-risk areas, the Department of Social Welfare and Development-10 (DSWD-10) has activated its quick response team (QRT) Wednesday morning.
Recent fighting between the New People’s Army (NPA) and government troops has once again drove civilians out of their homes in Sitio Kamansi,Barangay Banglay in Lagonglong town,Misamis Oriental,as their village chief was also arrested by anti-narcotics agents for possession of sachets of alleged illegal drugs.
This parent lent his carpentry skills to help in the repairs and renovation of classrooms in Looc Elementary School, Barangay Looc, Villanueva, Misamis Oriental. Parents join the yearly Brigada Eskwela to prepare their children’s schools for the opening of classes. (Jigger J. Jerusalem/davaotoday.com)