Various groups continue to flock the blast site of the Roxas night market bombing here four days after, offering flowers, lighting candles and saying their prayers for the victims and their families.
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More than a thousand residents and local leaders gathered at the blast site along Roxas avenue here to light candles and offer prayers for the victims on Saturday afternoon, September 3.
Hundreds of Lumad and farmers gathered in front of the headquarters of the Eastern Mindanao Command at the Naval Station Felix Apolinario in Panacan here, on Friday morning, August 26 to present their concern regarding militarization of their communities.
The Pamulak sa Kadayawan is an annual parade of floral floats during the week-long Kadayawan sa Dabaw festival. Civic organizations also join the parade held in downtown area Davao City on Sunday, August 21, 2016. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)
Using umbrellas, members of Konsyensya Dabaw movement renew their call to President Rodrigo Duterte to have the burial of the late strongman, President Ferdinand Marcos, Sr., in Batac, Ilocos Norte and not at the Libingan ng mga Bayani. The group held their protest action in front of the Ateneo de Davao University on Sunday, August 21, 2016. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)
Datu Doluman Dawsay, spokesperson of Salugpungan Ta ‘tanu Igkanogon in Talaingod, Davao del Norte province says that Amelia Pond is a teacher of their community school. He also said that the murder charges against her were baseless.(Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)
Board of Director Chairperson Luz Ilagan of the Salugpungan Ta Tanu Igkanugon Learning Center, Inc. in Mindanao questions the arrest of one of their teachers, Amelia Pond. Pond was arrested by the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group in Cebu City on Friday, August 19, 2016. Ilagan said the arresting agents allegedly refused Pond to read her warrant of arrest. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)
Communications Secretary Martin Andanar shows a copy of the first issue of the bi-monthly “Mula sa Masa, Para sa Masa” publication of the Presidential Communications Office in a press conference after the advance screening of the #50FirstDays documentary at the Ateneo de Davao University on Thursday, August 18.
Members of the Cabinet, Ateneo de Davao University President Fr. Joel Tabora, students and guests at the ADDU watch the advance screening of #50FirstDays documentary of President Rodrigo Duterte’s administration. The screening was held at the Finster Auditorium of the ADDU on Thursday morning, August 18, 2016. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)
Cabinet Secretary Leoncio Evasco says the objective of the Social Development Initiatives Summit is to address the concerns of the different sectors in the society. The two-day Summit opened its first day on Wednesday, August 17, 2016 at the SMX Convention Center in Lanang, Davao City. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)