Presidential daughter and Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio asked her father, President Rodrigo Duterte, to reconsider his decision to resume the peace negotiations between the government and the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP).
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Barangay Captain Carmelo Clarion of Mulig, Toril formally assumed the vacant third district councilor seat on Monday, April 9, and vowed to address the needs of barangays such as potable water supply among others.
An international fact-finding and solidarity mission bound to check on reported human rights violations was blocked twice by military checkpoints on Saturday entering Maco, Compostela Valley.
Police authorities released 10 Coca-cola workers charged with “simple disobedience” after four days in detention.
University of the Philippines Diliman Chancellor Michael Tan, leads the awarding of diploma during the graduation ceremony of the Lumad school, Community Technical College of Southern Mindanao (CTCSM), in Maco, Compostela Valley on Monday, April 2, 2018. (More…) (Mara S. Genotiva/davaotoday.com)
The Catholic faithful fall in line to kiss the cross as a symbol of faith after the Good Friday Mass at Davao’s San Pedro Cathedral. (Mara S. Genotiva/davaotoday.com)
The family of a slain Lumad motorcycle driver in Kapalong town, Davao del Norte, reiterated their call for the government to disarm and disband paramilitary groups operating in their communities.
Mexican Mauricio Mendez edged last year’s three-peat winner Australian Timothy Reed to win the 2018 men’s IronMan 70.3 Davao, while Czech Radka Kahlefeldt won the women’s category despite giving birth over two months ago.
Davao youth activists call for the immediate release of Myles Albasin, the University of the Philippines (UP) Cebu alumna who was arrested along with five others in Negros Oriental on March 3. The group organized a cultural event on Friday, March 23, in a restaurant in Sandawa Plaza, Ecoland, Davao City to celebrate Albasin’s birthday, who just turned 21 in detention last March 21. (Mara S. Genotiva/davaotoday.com)4
City Council here approved on Tuesday, March 20, an ordinance declaring Datu Bago as a local hero.