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Pastor, nasawi sa vehicular crash sa Koronadal, sangkot ang motor at sasakyan ng Pag-IBIG

KORONADAL CITY - Tuluyang binawian ng buhay ang isang motorista matapos itong mabangga ng sasakyan sa national highway Purok Crismus, Barangay Saravia pasado alas 5:30 ngayong umaga.

Kinilala ang biktima na si Roger Canilao, 66 anyos, residente ng Purok Maharlika ng nasabing barangay.

Batay sa report ng Koronadal PNP traffic, pauwi na sana si Canilao ngunit nahagip ito ng Isuzu MUX na pagmamay-ari ng PAG-IBIG at minamaneho ni Angelito Sorita.


21 year old Abu Sayyaf member surrenders

ZAMBOANGA CITY – A young member of the Sulu-based Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) has surrendered in Tawi-Tawi, bringing the number of bandits who yielded in the province this year to four, the military announced Tuesday.

Col. Romeo Racadio, Joint Task Force (JTF)-Tawi-Tawi commander, identified the ASG surrenderer as Maja Misal, 21, who carries the aliases "Abu Madz" and "Abu Mitz".

In a statement, Racadio said Misal, whose father was also an ASG member, surrendered to his personnel in Bongao town on Monday and turned over a Carbine rifle with ammunition.


PRO-BARMM seeks public, politicians’ support for peaceful polls

COTABATO CITY – Police authorities in the Bangsamoro Region in Muslim Mindanao have called on all political leaders in particular and the public in general to help make the 2022 elections in the region peaceful and orderly.

Interior and Local Government Minister Naguib Sinarimbo, also BARMM spokesperson, said he support the police campaign to ensure peaceful balloting next year.

He said it was the dream of BARMM Chief Minsiter Ahod Ebrahim to allow the people to freely choose their leaders in a democratic process.   


BARMM-funded P8-million rice processing complex soon to rise in Maguindanao

COTABATO CITY – An Php8-million worth rice processing complex (RPC), funded by the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries, and Agrarian Reform (MAFAR), is expected to rise in Datu Paglas, Maguindanao by February 2022. 
The RPC, which will be equipped with newly introduced technologies, aims to help farmers from the town and its neighboring areas increase their income by reducing post-harvest losses and produce high-quality milled rice. 


9-month old baby, nakalunok ng push pin sa Kidapawan City

KIDAPAWAN CITY -  Kinakailangan maoperahan ang isang nine-month old baby sa Kidapawan City matapos nitong makalunok ng push pin.

Ayon sa nanay, umoorder lang sila sa isang milkteashop nang hindi nito namalayang nakuha pala ng kanyang baby ang push pin sa naturang shop.

Mabilisan pang kinuha ng nanay ang push pin sa bibig ng bata subalit nalunok na niya ito.


2 BIFF bandits, soldier killed in latest Maguindanao hostilities 

CAMP SIONGCO, Maguindanao --- Two members of a local terror group and a soldier were killed in a gunfight Thursday in Shariff Saydona Mustapha town, Army officials said Saturday.

The slain Sgt, Jungie Dizon was in a team dispatched to check the reported presence of members of the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters in an interior barangay in Shariff Saydona Mustapha when they were attacked from two directions, provoking a gunfight that resulted in his death.


Abogado, patay sa pamamaril sa Surallah, South Cotabato

KORONADAL CITY - Binaril at napatay ng di pa nakilalang mga suspect ang isang abogado sa Surallah, South Cotabato pasado alas 5 ng hapon Mierkules. 

Nakilala ang biktima Atty. Juan Macababbad kung saan pinagbabaril ng dalawang suspek sa harap mismo ng kanyang bahay sa Surallah.

Kinumpirma din ito ni IBP South Cotabato chapter president Lawyer Remegio Roxas at kinundina ang mga gumawa nito.

Hiling ni Atty. Roxas at mga kapuwa abogado sa lalawigan sa PNP na kilalanin at arestuhin ang mga suspect, pati na ang utak sa pagpatay.


'Jolina' infra damage reaches nearly P60-M: DPWH

MANILA – Damage to infrastructure caused by Typhoon Jolina has reached almost PHP60 million, the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) reported on Friday.

In an update, DPWH Secretary Mark Villar said the typhoon has so far damaged an estimated PHP59.5 million of roads and flood control structures.

He reported that three national road sections are currently impassable to all types of vehicles while two roads have limited access due to Typhoon Jolina.


Senate approves Bangsamoro transition extension

—With 15 affirmative votes, three negative votes, and one abstention, the Senate on Monday approved on third and final reading the bill postponing the first regular elections of the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) from May 2022 to May 2025. 

Senators Panfilo Lacson, Manny Pacquiao, and Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto rejected the measure, while Senator Imee Marcos abstained from voting. 


2 slain in separate Maguindanao gun attacks

COTABATO CITY - Two persons were separately murdered in Maguindanao MOnday morning.

The first victim was woman believed to have been shot by gunmen on board a car and dumped her beside the highway in Barangay Taviran, Datu Odin Sinsuat, Maguindanao.

Residents said they heard gunshots at about 4 a.m.  Police found two empty shells for pistol in the crime scene.

An hour later, police later found a man on motorbike sprawling along the highway in Barangay Limbo, Sultan Kudarat, Maguindanao.



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