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Cotabato Light announces power interruption sked in SK

To all our valued customers, please be informed of the scheduled power interruption affecting customers in Macaguiling, Sultan Kudarat, Cotabato City on Friday, March 10, 2023, from 6:00 AM to 10:00 AM (4 hours).

This is to facilitate restructuring of the primary line maintenance activity in the area.


Cops want speed limit ordinance in Maguindanao Norte town

COTABATO CITY - The police want a municipal speed limit ordinance for a highway straddling through Datu Odin Sinsuat in Maguindanao del Norte following an accident Sunday that left six people dead and seriously injured 13 others.

Major Regie Albellera, police chief of Datu Odin Sinsuat, told reporters Tuesday they shall ask local officials to impose, via an ordinance by the Sangguniang Bayan, a 60 kilometer-per-hour speed limit for all vehicles plying through the entire stretch of the Cotabato-Isulan Highway in the municipality.


Koronadal LGU, Socoteco discuss proposed partnership program for household electrification

Productive meeting today between SOCOTECO-1, led by Engr. Raffee Edsel B. Epistola together with Dir. Leonard A. Bonzo of Koronadal I B District, and LGU-City of Koronadal, led by Hon. Eleordo U. Ogena, City Mayor!

We discussed important matters for the Proposed Partnership Program for Household Electrification which includes the counterpart scheme, cost of labor and materials, and permitting fees. We also made progressive discussion on the Memorandum of Agreement.

Working together, we can build a brighter Koronadal!


Cotelco announces power interruption sked in Kabacan



TIME: 11:30 AM. - 1:00 PM (1 HR. & 30 MINS.)


Preventive Maintenance for M6- Kabacan Substation

Affected areas:

FEEDER 61 - From Substation (going Davao) right side of Brgy. Osias, Brgy. Katidtuan,

Brgy. Kilada, Right side of Poblacion Matalam > Round Ball going to M’lang, Brgy. Dalapitan,

Brgy. Tibao, Dalipe, Lika, Bialong end at C8 Str. near SBC fron of Caltext gasoline Station.


Cotabato Light announces power interruption sked

To all our valued customers, please be informed of the scheduled power interruption affecting customers in Jose Lim Sr. Street, Cotabato City on Friday, March 10, 2023, from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM (4 hours).

This is to facilitate restructuring of the primary line maintenance activity in the area.


Six dead, 13 hurt in Maguindanao Norte highway accident

COTABATO CITY - Six persons died while 13 others were hurt in a multiple vehicular accident at dawn Sunday in nearby Datu Odin Sinsuat, Maguindanao del Norte.

Major Regie Albellera, chief of the Datu Odin Sinsuat municipal police, told reporters Monday the accident, involving a tricycle, a pick-up truck and a passenger van, also left 13 others injured.


No transport strike in Cotabato City, Soccsksargen Region

COTABATO CITY – The transport industry in Region 12 and in the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao rejected nationwide strike and opted to continue normal transport operations.

George Mangansakan, president of Awang-Cotabato Transport Operators and Drivers’ Association (ACTODA), said his group of about 3,000 members support the modernization program of the government and rejected calls for them to join the strike.

“The protest is too long, our drivers will have no income for four days, how can they survive?” he said in a radio interview.


Fire Prevention: "Sa pag-iwas sa sunog, hindi ka nag-iisa"


SA PAMAMAGITAN ng paniniwalang ito, pinalalakas ng Cotabato City BFP office ang information drive at aktibong paglahok ng nakararami upang makaiwas sa sakuna tulad ng sunog.

Sinabi ni BFP Cotabato City Community relations staff Fire Officer 2 Anthony Henilo, marami silang nakalatag na programa ngayong buwan kaugnay sa Fire Prevention Month.

Aniya, isa sa pinakamabisang paraan ay sundin ang alituntunin na itinakda ng BFP at ng mga ahensya ng pamahalaan.


UPDATE: Fire Prevention Month: Fire hits residential area in Sultan Kudarat, Maguindanao Norte , razes 50 homes

Kasalukuyang inaapula ng Bureau of Fire Protection o BFP Sultan Kudarat ang nangyaring sunog sa Barangay, Salimbao, Sultan Kudarat, Maguindanao, Maguindanao del Norte.

Katuwang ng BFP Sultan Kudarat sa pag-apula ng apoy ang BFP Cotabato City at Filipino-Chinese Fire Brigade Volunteer.

Ang Marso na siyang tinaguriang “Fire Prevention Month” ay siyang pinakamainit sa buwan sa buong taon kung saan kadalasan nagaganap ang mga sunog.


Quirino Bridge tuluyan nang isinara, rehab works pasisimulan


COTABATO CITY - ILANG TAON NANG SARADO ang Quirino bridge sa mga mabibigay na sasakyan at nitong huling dalawang taon ay bawal nang dumaan ang mga light vehicles, maging ang tricycle.

Nitong 2022, pwede pang dumaan ang mga tao at bisekleta pero nitong Mierkules, talagang wala nang makakatawid sa tulay.

Naunang ipinatawag ni Mayor Bruce matabalao ang mga kinatawan ng DPWH Main Office, contractor at maging ang City PNP para pag-usapan ang pagsisimula ng renovation.



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