Author Archives: MEDEL V. HERNANI

6 years ago

LUMADS TARGETED

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LUMADS TARGETED

LUMADS TARGETTED. Isidro Indao, Spokesperson of the Lumad group Pasaka-Southern Mindanao Region with Manobo leader Datu Doloman Dawsay appealed for the “pull-out” of Army troops from the Manobo communities of Talaingod, Davao del Norte. The Lumad leaders alleged that the Army has been “committing human rights violations and acting as a clearing force in order for logging and mining operations to enter their communities.” (Medel Hernani/davaotoday.com)

6 years ago

THE INVENTOR

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THE INVENTOR

THE INVENTOR. Cesar Bravo showcases his inventions, the Bravo Quartz Watch Detection Machine and Bravo Electronic Ignition Control before the media yesterday. He hopes to sell units commercially after he submits the designs for patenting. (Medel Hernani/davaotoday.com)

6 years ago

CONSTRUCTION SECURITY

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CONSTRUCTION SECURITY

A construction of a new mall and BPO building in the city. Construction workers often work with a minimum wage of 300 pesos per day for six months or until their construction projects end.

6 years ago

APPLE STORE OPENS IN SM

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APPLE STORE OPENS IN SM

A customer gets tips from a sales attendant on the latest Apple computer laptop during the opening of the newest branch of Apple Computer service provider and retailer store Power Mac Center at SM Lanang Premier last Friday. This is the center’s second branch in Davao City next to Abreeza Mall. (Medel Hernani/davaotoday.com)

6 years ago

WOMEN AND SEEDS

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WOMEN AND SEEDS

First district Councilor and Committe on Agricuture Chair Leo Avila committe said in a pressconference yesterday that one vital role of women in Lumad communities is to ensure the preservation and supplies of native variety of seeds. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)

6 years ago

NOT QUALIFIED

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NOT QUALIFIED

Mindanao Business Conference Chair Vic Lao said the National Grid Corporation “failed” to solve the power problem in Mindanao. He said the NGCP “is not qualified” to run the country’s power grid system as it is only “after profits.” (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)

6 years ago

RADYO NI JUAN NEWS FM LAUNCHES TAGUM STATION

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RADYO NI JUAN NEWS FM LAUNCHES TAGUM STATION

Radyo ni Juan, a network of news FM radio stations in Mindanao, held a grand launching of its Tagum City station 100.7 News FM on Saturday, March 15 at Barangay Mankilam. The station drew guests including Davao del Norte Governor Rodolfo del Rosario, Tagum City Mayor Allan Rellon, Department of Interior Local Government Provincial Director Alex Roldan and other local officials and personalities. The Radyo ni Juan network is operated by Infomedia Resources Management (INFORM) which tied up with Rizal Memorial Colleges Broadcasting Corporation. (Medel V. Hernani/ davaotoday.com)

6 years ago

TAGUM COOPERATIVE

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TAGUM COOPERATIVE

TAGUM COOPERATIVE. Tagum City Cooperative Chair of the Board Ms. Miriam Baloyo, one of the guests in a pressconference held yesterday at a big mall along Ecoland St., Davao City, said their membership grew by 10 percent in 2013. (Medel Hernani/davaotoday.com)

6 years ago

RAGE FOR RIGHTS

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Student activists staged a protest in front of the University of Mindanao campus during US Ambassador Philip Goldberg’s visit in Davao for turnover of USAid projects in Compostela Valley. (Medel V. Hernani, davaotoday.com)