Indak-Indak, Kadayawan’s biggest drawing card, in pictures
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The Department of Agriculture (DA) of Region 11 will be testing the city’s fowl population for any signs of avian flu amid a recorded outbreak of the virus in the country.
Get a glimpse of the city’s rich history and culture at the Kadayawan Village, where 11 tribes of Davao City exhibit their ingenuity and craftsmanship through life size replicas of their traditional houses at the Magsaysay Park.
A colorful papier-mache Philippine Eagle flies above the stage to complete the Kadayawan 2017 logo as Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio bangs the gong during the opening of the 32nd Kadayawan Festival at the Magsaysay Park on Monday, Aug. 14. (More…) (Paulo C. Rizal/davaotoday.com)
Lumad groups are pressing for the arrest of militiaman Alde “Butsoy” Salusad, the leader of paramilitary group New Indigenous Peoples Army Reform which they say is responsible for the deaths of several Lumad leaders and the subsequent mass evacuations.
Dragon boat race teams from all over the country row their way to the finish line on Saturday’s (August 12) Dragon Boat Festival 2017 held at the Sta. Ana Wharf in Davao City. The festival is one of this year’s Kadayawan sa Dabaw events. (Paulo C. Rizal/davaotoday.com)
A farmer leader in Compostela Valley has condemned the arrest as excessive of another farmer leader in the province.
The 11 candidates to this year’s Hiyas ng Kadayawan pose for the cameras in a press conference on Thursday, August 10 at the Star Hotel in Davao City. The candidates were selected by their tribes to represent them to the competition which will be held on August 18. (Paulo C. Rizal/davaotoday.com)
Around 1,500 Lumads and Moro people from Mindanao will be travelling to Manila this year to join a protest caravan of national minorities from across the country, a Lumad group announced on Thursday here.
The son-in-law of slain Albuera, Leyte Mayor Rolando Espinosa, Jake Bolanio Dela Cruz died in a shoot out with police here on Wednesday.