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Cotabato Light announces NGCP initiated service interruption


When: Sunday, November 6, 2022

Time: 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM | 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Affected areas: Whole Cotabato Light Franchise Area


*Thirty (30) Minutes interruption to

facilitate transfer of Tacurong S/s loads

to Sultan Kudarat S/s

*Thirty (30) Minutes interruption to

transfer loads from Sultan Kudarat S/S

back to Tacurong S/S.

Cotabato Light power supply will be affected due to the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) scheduled maintenance activity.


Aboitiz firm Cotabato Light extends aid to LGUs for Paeng victims

Ready to help! In coordination with the MDDRMO, Cotabato Light and Power Company responded quickly to deliver relief goods to areas affected by Tropical Storm Paeng.


P136K worth shabu seized from alleged MILF member

COTABATO CITY - State agents seized P136,000 worth of shabu from an alleged member of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front entrapped in a nearby town Thursday.

Rogelito Daculla, director of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency-Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, said Datu Ali Savedra Andal, a suspected MILF member, is now in their custody.

Daculla said Andal shall be prosecuted for violation of the Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002.


Suspect sa pagpatay sa nurse sa Dalican, Maguindanao kusang sumuko

COTABATO CITY - BOLUNTARYONG SUMUKO kahapon sa Datu Odin Sinsuat LGU ang suspect sa pagbaril at pagpatay sa nurse sa Dinaig District Hospital sa Dalican, Datu Odin Sinsuat Maguindanao.

Kinilala ang suspect na si Manalao Nur alias Bots.

Siya ang itinuro ng mga saksi na bumaril sa on duty nurse na si Nelson Mantawil noong Oct. 27.

Sinabi sa DXMS Radyo Bida ni Maguindanao PNP Spokesperson Major Reggie Albellera na kusang sumuko ang suspek kay Datu Odin Sinsuat Mayor Datu Lester Sinsuat.


Classes suspended in flooded Cotabato City, Maguindanao areas

COTABATO CITY – Classes at all levels, both private and public, have been suspended in this flood-stricken city and nearby Maguindanao towns starting Wednesday, officials said.

Mayor Bruce Matabalao announced the cancellation of classes to allow the continuation of clearing operations in flooded schools from Wednesday to Friday.

Thirty-six of Cotabato City’s 37 villages have been affected by floods spawned by Severe Tropical Storm Paeng last week, affecting 67,956 households or 337,980 individuals.


P680K worth shabu seized from carpenter

COTABATO CITY - Police agents seized P680,000 worth of shabu from a carpenter who fell in a sting here Tuesday.

The 24-year-old suspect, Binzar Sulaiman Enggo, is now locked in a detention facility of the Cotabato City Police Office.

He was immediately detained after selling P680,000 worth of shabu to non-uniformed agents, led by Major Esmael Madin of the Regional Drug Enforcement Unit of the Police Regional Office-Bangsamoro Autonomous Region, during a tradeoff at about 3:00 p.m. Tuesday in Purok Rajamuda in Barangay Mother Bagua here.


Ilang bahay sa tabing ilog ng Taviran, nasisira ng kumakapal na water hyacinth

COTABATO CITY – Abala ang mga mamamayang nakatira sa gilid ng ilog sa boundary ng Datu Odin Sinsuat at Kabuntalan Mother na maisalba ang kanilang mga gamit at bahay dahil sa patuloy na tumataas na tubig sa ilog na may dalang water hyacinth.  

Simula pa kahapon napansin ng mga nakatira sa gilid ng ilog na kakaiba ang pagtaas ng tubig at ang napakarami o napakakapal na water lilies.

Batay ito sa larawan na kuha Zumar Kadil Buayan Salik.


Cotabato Light brings reliable power to 1,500 rural households through SEP

COTABATO CITY - The Cotabato Light and Power Company (Cotabato Light), a subsidiary of Aboitiz Power Corp. (AboitizPower), has successfully completed the energization of more than 1,500 households within its franchise area to date through the Sitio Electrification Program (SEP). The project covers Cotabato City and parts of Sultan Kudarat and Datu Odin Sinsuat Municipality in the province of Maguindanao.

The SEP is a national strategy aimed at helping boost the country's total electrification by connecting sitios and barangays to the grid.


Most wanted CTG in south-central Mindanao slain in Army opn

CAMP SIONGCO, Maguindanao del Norte – Na-neutralisa ng 603rd Infantry (Persuader) Brigade ang isang Most Wanted na Communist Terrorist Group (CTG) leader sa isang Focused-Military Operations sa Barangay Buenaflures, Senator Ninoy Aquino, Sultan Kudarat hapon nitong Linggo (October 30, 2022).

Isang Emmanuel Fernandez alyas Bobo/Bobong/Aldok/Ambog/Maning ang nasawi sa sampung minutong operasyon ng pinagsanib na pwersa ng 603Bde kasama ang 7IB, 37IB, 57IB at 63DRC.


Metro Cotabato Water District advisory

Dimapatoy Pumping Station and Treatment Plant and Macaguiling Bulk Water Plant update:

Sa kasalukuyan ay continuous pa rin ang clearing activities sa Dimapatoy Pumping Station and Treatment Plant sa Sitio Lomboy, Dimapatoy, DOS, Maguindanao, samantalang tuluy-tuloy pa rin ang repair ng pumping equipment ng Macaguiling Bulk Water Supply sa Macaguiling, Sultan Kudarat, Maguindanao.

Kumpara sa status kahapon ay medyo malalim na po ang nahukay ng mga empleyado ng Water District sa natabunang intake channels nito.



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