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Socoteco 1 sets power interruption in parts of S.Cotabato

Power Advisoryand Power interruption on July, 30, 20168and00 AM-5and00 PM affecting Feeder 25 and Feeder 43.FEEDER 25 -Portion of Surallah covering Portion of Dajay, Brgy. Colongolo, Little Baguio. Daraug Ricemill andamp Slaughter House.Municipality of Lake Sebu covering Brgy. of Talisay, Canahay, Bleboy, Hanoon, Luhib, Lamsupo, Bacdulong, Lamfugon, Lamcade, Klubi, Lamlahak andamp Tasiman,Sta. Cruz Mission. FEEDER 43 -Buenafe Ricemill, Hilaga Ricemill, Brgy. Kibid, Brgy Dumaguil, Sitio Garido, Brgy. Tinago, Brgy. B.S.


6 suspects fall in South Cotabato anti-illegal drug drive

KORONADAL CITY – Six persons were arrested in
separate police anti-drug operations in South Cotabato the past two days as
authorities intensified implementation of PROJECT DUTERTE.

Police have been implementing a nationwide campaign
dubbed Double Barrel” and regional campaign called PROJECT DUTERTE” which
stands for Drug Use and Trafficking
Elimination through Rehabilitation, Training and Enforcement,” an initiative of
the Police Regional Office No. 12 in support to President Rodrigo Duterte’s
anti-drug campaign.


Gunmen kill Maguindanao prov'l engineer, 2 others in ambush

Maguindanao – Gunmen on board a tricycle ambushed and killed today the
provincial engineer of Maguindanao and two others shortly after lunch Thursday.

identified the victims as Maguindanao Engr. Landap Guinaid, 46, his son Anwar
and a relative, Samaon Lauban Pagkawilan, 56.

Survived but injured
was Guianid’s other son, Pfc. Abdulaziz Lauban Guinaid, 25.


Cotabato City's bomb simulation drill

COTABATO CITY --Bomb 'victims' lie on the ground as rescue personnel responds to these 'victims' at the Cotabato City plaza during a bomb simulation drill on Thursday, July 28. The drill features a city-wide simulation of all possible scenarios in case of a bombing attack. The drill aims to strengthen the emergency rescuers' capability in rescuing calamity victims and test their incident command system.


Marines, Cops arrest 3, seize guns in Double Barrel campaign

KOROANDAL CITY -- Joint police and Philippine Marines forces arrested today three persons and seized high powered firearms and illegal drugs in a remote village in Kalamansig, Sultan Kudarat. In his report to Sultan Kudarat police provincial office,Senior Inspector Patrick Elma, Kalamansig town police chief, said elements of Kalamansig PNP and 7th Marine Battalion landing team raided a house in the coastal village of Nalilidan and seized 81 sachets of methamphetamine hydrochloride, cal. 60 machine gun, cal. 45 pistols, hand held radio, home made pistols and assorted ammunition for cal.


7 die in Army-BIFF skirmishes in Maguindanao

Maguindanao – Six Moro rebels and a soldier were when clashes erupted
early Tuesday between government forces and outlawed Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom
Fighters (BIFF) in Datu Shariff Saydona, Maguindanao, the Army here said.

Colonel Lito
Sobejana, commander of the 601st Infantry Brigade, said four more
members of the 34th Infantry Battalion and 10 BIFF fighters were
also wounded during the skirmishes triggered by dawn harassment Moro rebels.


Army-BIFF clashand 2 rebels killed, 3 soldiers hurt

CAMP SIONGCO, Maguindanao-- Two bandits were killed while three soldiers were wounded in a series of firefights early Tuesday in Shariff Saidona town in Maguindanao.
The hostilities erupted when members of the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) ambushed a group of soldiers patrolling in Barangay Pamalian in Shariff Saidona, sparking sporadic clashes that lasted until almost noontime Tuesday.


Officials demolish clandestine Cotabato City drug den

COTABATO CITY --- Authorities on Sunday flattened with sledgehammers and crowbars a semi-permanent drug den at one side of the city’s century-old Chinese cemetery.The operation was led by Vice Mayor Cynthia Guiani-Sayadi, whose office is presently studying necessary updates on old ordinances empowering the police to address domestic peace and security issues, including the circulation of methamphetamine hydrochloride (shabu) by criminal gangs.Sayadi and the city police learned of the presence of the drug den inside the Chinese cemetery from six wanted drug dependents they caught in the act


President Duterte signs Executive Order on Freedom of Information

Presidential Communications Office (PCO)Secretary Martin Andanar holds a press conference at Royal Mandaya Hotel, Davao City.He announced that President Duterte signed the EO on Freedom of Information Saturday night.


Cops kill drug suspects, arrest Maguindanao village chair in illegal drugs

COTABATO CITY – Three persons, all suspected of
illegal drug activities, were killed in separate police anti-drug operations
here, in North Cotabato and Tacurong City Friday, police authorities said.

In Cotabato City, Sukaren Demalanes Mokamad alias
Ado , 46, was shot dead by police after he resisted arrest during
anti-illegal drug operation along Mabini Extension, Barangay Bagua 3, Cotabato



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