Author Archives: MEDEL V. HERNANI

4 years ago

PET VACCINATION

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PET VACCINATION

City veterinarian officer, Dr. Cerelyn B. Pinili urges all pet owners in Davao City to bring their dogs to the City Veterinarian Office for vaccination. She said they have impounded an average of 15 stray dogs each day, or a total of 16,249 since January. Only 10-15 percent are claimed by the owners.(Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)

4 years ago

OPLAN KALULUWA

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OPLAN KALULUWA

City Traffic and Transport Management Office (CTTMO) chief, Rodelio V. Poliquit announces the rerouting of public transport under its Oplan Kaluluwa on November 1-2. The office will assign more than 300 traffic personnel to manage the rerouting. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)

4 years ago

FEDERALISM

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FEDERALISM

Mayor Rodrigo Duterte’s spokesperson and former City Councilor Peter Tiu Laviña (right), cites historical events to show federalism as a doable alternative to unify the Filipino people against centralized and foreign-controlled governance. To his right is Maguindanao Tribe Deputy Mayor Mika Nakan Al-Haj, Tausug Deputy Mayor Masil Ahalul-Al-Haj and People’s President Rody Duterte (PPRD) President Engr. Samid Pangandaman. The Muslim leaders assure 70-100% support coming from the entire Muslim community for Duterte should he run as president. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)

4 years ago

BIOMETRICS

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BIOMETRICS

Atty. Danilo Cullo, Commission on Election Second District Officer, gives the number of registered voters, 1st district in Davao City has 389,374 while the remaining numbers of the registered voters without biometrics data reach 65,722 as of October. He also said registered voters who applied for validation is only 779 or 16.9 percent. He said there is a possibility that the Comelec will open satellite offices in the 3rd district in Gaisano Mall Toril, NCCC Mall for the 1st district, and SMX Lanang for the 2nd district, to entertain qualified voters to have their biometric data. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)

4 years ago

NO TO FOGGING

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NO TO FOGGING

Davao City Health Office, section chief of Tropical Disease Control, Elizabeth B. Banzon discourages the use of fogging to drive away the dengue-carrier mosquitoes because of chemicals in it. Instead, she urges the public to clean the surroundings where the mosquitoes lay their eggs. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)

4 years ago

IN PHOTOS | Inventors young, old gather in Davao

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IN PHOTOS | Inventors young, old gather in Davao

Inventors in Davao region responded to the call of Department of Science and Technology(DOST) to participate in the Regional Invention Contest and Exhibits during a three-day event showcasing their finished product and researches at a mall in Matina Davao City. Rice 2015 is a nationwide event conducted to recognize the works of Filipino inventors.

4 years ago

TEACHERS PROTEST

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TEACHERS PROTEST

The leaders said the guidelines were revised without their consent which violates the collective bargaining agreement between their unions. They are also calling for the stepping down of the said school administrators. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)

4 years ago

LUNCHTIME

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LUNCHTIME

At 11:30 am, Lumad children get their share of food at the kitchen inside the evacuation camp in the United Church of Christ in the Philippines Haran compund.(Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)

4 years ago

SCHOOL WORK

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SCHOOL WORK

The Mindanao Interfaith Services Foundation Incorporated (Misfi) Academy continues to hold classes, teaching 83 elementary pupils inside the UCCP Haran compound in Father Selga Street, Davao City.(Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)

4 years ago

UNFAZED

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UNFAZED

Datu Kaylo Bontulan, deputy secretary of Pasaka, says he remains steadfast and unafraid even as he received a threat that if he is arrested by the Army, “they will skin me alive because they say I am a (New People’s Army member).” (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)