Davao City Vice Mayor Sebastian Duterte said he will not attend his father’s 4th State of the Nation Address (SONA) this Monday.
The National Union of Journalists of the Philippines (NUJP) has sought the help of Mayor Oscar Moreno against the attacks on media practitioners and organizations here.
Ariel “Ayik” Casilao, Anakpawis Party-list National Vice-President and Former House Representative urged the people to oppose the Charter Change (ChaCha) saying that ChaCha is anti-Filipino and detrimental to the interests of the Filipino people.
A proposal of three additional congressional districts is now being pushed in the City Council.
The Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) representation in the City Council pushed for financial independence.
Drug rehabilitation efforts are seen as successful here, but police data still shows a high number of drug-related apprehensions.
City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio should urge her father, President Rodrigo Duterte, to lift the martial law in the entire Mindanao, instead of only calling to exempt the City from its declaration, said militant labor group Kilusang Mayo Uno (KMU).
A legislative measure requiring proof of ownership of a parking space to all prospective vehicle owners before being allowed to acquire vehicles is being forwarded by a City Councilor.
The Indigenous Peoples Mandatory Representative (IPMR) post is again vacant as Councilor Halila Sudagar is out in the 19th Council.
In the advent of the mushrooming tourism establishments in the Marilog District, City Councilor Conrado Baluran has proposed legislation requesting the City Assessor’s Office to conduct a new tax mapping entry.