Author Archives: JIGGER J. JERUSALEM

2 years ago

BIRDS FOR SALE

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BIRDS FOR SALE

Unaware of the avian flu virus that led to the killing of thousands of chickens and other fowls in Luzon, this woman sells these wild birds at P200 each in Cagayan de Oro City. Experts suspected the avian flu was transported from one area to another through migratory birds. (Jigger J. Jerusalem/davaotoday.com)

2 years ago

GIGANTIC

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GIGANTIC

Statues of saints are paraded in the annual fluvial procession of Higalaay Festival 2017, a month-long festivity held annually in Cagayan de Oro City on Monday, Aug. 28. (Jigger J. Jerusalem/davaotoday.com)

3 years ago

CHR to probe martial law-related violations in Misamis Oriental

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CHR to probe martial law-related violations in Misamis Oriental

The Commission on Human Rights-10 (CHR-10) will investigate the complaint of two civilians who were accused as Communist rebels by state agents in the wake of the massive evacuation of residents in hinterland villages in Opol town, Misamis Oriental, due to the reported presence of hundreds of alleged New People’s Army (NPA) fighters.

3 years ago

Lumad group files HRV complaints at CHR-10

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Lumad group files HRV complaints at CHR-10

Northern Mindanao’s indigenous peoples (IPs) are still optimistic President Rodrigo Duterte will act on their complaints of alleged abuses perpetrated by state agents against them as they submitted a report on these violations to the Commission on Human Rights (CHR-10) in the region.