Despite Martial law in the island of Mindanao, the annual celebration of the 33rd Kadayawan festival here which ended on Sunday, August 19 was successful.
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The families of victims of the 2009 Maguindanao Massacre felt offended and dismayed after learning that the court allowed former Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) Zaldy Ampatuan to attend his eldest daughter’s wedding.
Presidential daughter and Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio said she has no plans in seeking for senatorial position despite getting positive survey results.
Traditional colorful floats dominated this year’s Pamulak sa Kadayawan and Pitik Kadayawan as the city celebrated the last day of the 33rd Kadayawan Festival.
This year’s Indak-Indak sa Kadalanan 2018 (Street dancing) competition throbs with vivid colors, beat of the drums, and the genteel yet lively kulintang and agung music.
A total of 18 entries in this year’s 1st Kosplay Kadayawan showcased their different interpretation of the city’s iconic Philippine Eagle.
Obu-Manuvu women sell rattan crafts in the Kadayawan Village at Magsaysay Park,Davao City.Obu-Manuvu women sell rattan crafts in the Kadayawan Village at Magsaysay Park,Davao City.Living in Davao’s Marilog District, the Obu-Manuvu are known for their fine craftmanship of both weaponry and jewelry.(Kath M. Cortez/davaotoday.com)
Authorities here reminded again the public to follow security protocols and traffic rules in attending various events of this year’s Kadayawan Festival.
Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) XI head disclosed to the public that they are closely monitoring a suspect over the entry of party drugs called ‘ecstasy’ here targeting students as its market.
A regional campaign to conserve and protect the colony of local fruit bats dubbed as BATtle Cry: CPR BATS! Conserve Protect Respect BATS! was launched here.