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BIFF guerillas harass North Cotabato towns

CITY (Sept. 24) – Armed men suspected to be members of the renegade Bangsamoro
Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) harassed villages in the adjoining towns of Matalam
and Kabacan in North Cotabato Tuesday night, authorities said.
renegades, numbering about 50 first harassed a militia detachment in the village
of Malamote, Matalam, North Cotabato that triggered an overnight exchange of
gunfire, 1Lt. Jose Carlos Gamuz, chief of the 7th Infantry Battalion
Charlie company told Radyo Bida Kidapawan.


Kidapawan pedicab driver shot dead

(UPDATE) KIDAPAWAN CITY (Sept. 23) -- Unidentified gunmen shot dead Tuesday afternoon a tricycle driver who was trying to make both ends meet by hauling passengers here.Police identified the victim as Boyet Palaca of legal age and a
resident of Barangay Mateo, Kidapawan City. The victim was on board his motorcycle when the
suspects riding on a motorcycle shot him with a hand gun at 3:30 p.m.Palaca sustained multiple gunshot wounds in the different parts


Robbery suspect now in Koronadal, charged

CITY (Sept. 23) – The leader of the robbery-hol-up gang that robbed Agencia
Brilantes pawnshop here after killing its security guard had undergone inquest

Guiamelon, 47, was very timid when reporters tried to interview him Monday
morning, more than 24 hours after he was arrested in a safe house in Pansacala,
Cotabato City.

alias Commander Piladok, refused to issue statement on charges against him of
robbery and homicide.


3-day OMI Jubilee culminating program starts Tuesday

OMI Diamond Jubilee culminating program starts Tuesday


Fire in Cotabato City

Saturday night fire in Cotabato


Kidapawan security forces on alert after GenSan blast

(Sept. 20) -- The Kidapawan City government has beefed up its security forces
following the bomb explosion in General Santos City and the daring hold-up
incident in Koronadal City in South Cotabato, officials said today.

In an
emergency meeting, City Mayor Joseph Evangelista ordered the local police to
intensify its security campaign by conducting random checkpoints, highway
inspection and secure the city’s entry and exit points.


NDBC Kidapawan celebrating OMI jubilee

The Oblates celebrating 75 years of daring missionary presence in the Philippines


Watch Pilipinas Got Talent semi-finalists live

sand// Pilipinas Got Talent Season 2 Semi Finalist from Kidapawan City, Gracelle and Kristel, The Lapinid Sisters..


Princess, Duncan, Luke live

Catch @Princessvelasco, @duncantheknight and @lukemejares live on


Catholic educators to tackle BBL in national convention

DAVAO CITY (CBCP)-The peace process in Mindanao and the creation of the Bangsamoro political entity will be among the topics to be discussed at the upcoming national convention of the Catholic Educational Association of the Philippines (CEAP) herelater this month.Themed Defining the Transformative Role of Catholic Education in a Changing World,” the CEAP’s 73rd National Convention will be graced by Prof.



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