A human rights group called on President Rodrigo Duterte to “grieve for the majority of Filipinos” and not just for fallen soldiers.
Author Archives: Paulo C. Rizal
Dane Dawal (left) celebrates his victory over Marlon Cruzpero (right) during the 1st Juan Mixed Martial Arts Fighting Challenge held at Rizal Park in Davao City on Sunday, March 19. Dawal bested Cruzpero in a three round fight by submission during the event organized by radio network Radyo ni Juan. (Paulo C. Rizal/davaotoday.com)
A man lies bloody in the middle of the road in Buhangin, Davao City after his motorcycle collides with another motorcycle on Sunday, March 19. The man sustains injuries to his head and admits that he was under the influence of alcohol before being rushed to the Southern Philippines Medical Center. (Paulo C. Rizal/davaotoday.com)
MUTYA NG DABAW 2017. (L-R) Pag-asa ng Dabaw Marjorie Ormido, Diwa ng Dabaw Carly Jane Chua, Mutya ng Dabaw Reina Kobayashi, Sinag Ng Dabaw Geanne Claire Lu, and Patnubay ng Dabaw Angelique Pasion are all smiles during the coronation night of this year’s Mutya ng Dabaw held at the Davao City Recreation Center on Wednesday night, March 15, 2017. (Paulo C. Rizal/davaotoday.com)
The lone survivor of the New People’s Army’s ambuscade in Bansalan town, Davao del Sur province appeared in a press conference on Wednesday to recount how he escaped the attack.
Police Chief Inspector Nolan Genova, medico legal of the Regional Crime Laboratory Office 11, shows the results of the autopsy done on Police Officer 3 Jaden Rabor. Rabor, a member of the Scene of the Crime Operatives, was among the four cops who died in an ambush by the New People’s Army in Bansalan, Davao del Sur on March 8. (Paulo C. Rizal/davaotoday.com)
Residents of Barangay Cabuyoan in Mabini Town, Compostela Valley on Tuesday, March 14 hit the military for the aerial strikes on Saturday as they belied the army’s claim that there was an encounter with the New People’s Army.
Farmers group Hugpong sa mga Mag-Uuma sa Mabini protest the aerial bombing of the military in front of the Municipal Hall in Mabini, Compostela Valley on Tuesday, March 14. The aerial bombing on Saturday March 11, was conducted in four sub-villages in Barangay Cabuyuan in Mabini town, Compostela Valley. (Paulo C. Rizal/davaotoday.com)
An official of the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology here said they are looking at different ways to address the congestion of the city’s prisons.
Jail Chief Insp. Pio Rosero of the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology Region 11 says they are reviewing their records to look for cases of inmates that are already eligible for release as a way to decongest jails. As of November 2016, Davao City Jail houses 2,983 inmates against its 384 capacity. (Paulo C. Rizal/davaotoday.com)