Author Archives: KATH M. CORTEZ

11 months ago

NCIP: selected Davao IPMR not qualified

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NCIP: selected Davao IPMR not qualified

The National Commission on Indigenous Peoples (NCIP) in region 11 said the selected Indigenous Peoples Mandatory Representative (IPMR) lacks the mandatory genealogical qualification and cannot be installed into office.

11 months ago

Marawi’s lament

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Marawi’s lament

A year after the City of Marawi was ruined by war, displaced residents continued to lament over their plight.

11 months ago

RED CANDLES

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RED CANDLES

Davaoeño’s light up candles at Rizal Park Friday afternoon during the International AIDS Candle lighting Memorial. The activity was attended by AIDS advocates, civil society organizations, and government agencies. (Kath M.Cortez/davaotoday.com)

11 months ago

High AIDS cases in Davao

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High AIDS cases in Davao

The Davao City Health Office (CHO) reported a total of 2,330 cases of Human Immunodeficiency Virus infection and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (HIV/AIDS) cases, figures that rose since the increase in HIV testing in all business establishments in the city.