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Government nurse shot dead inside hospital 

COTABATO CITY - A man shot dead a government nurse amid their heated discussion before dawn Thursday in a hospital in Datu Odin Sinsuat, Maguindanao.

Brig Gen. John Guyguyon, director of the Police Regional Office-Bangsamoro Autonomous Region, said the victim, Nelson Mantawil, was declared dead on arrival at the Cotabato City Regional Medical Center here.

Mantawil was a staff nurse in the Dinaig District Hospital in the town proper of Datu Odin Sinsuat.


Govt traffic enforcer in Maguindanao falls in anti-drug op

ANG NAARESTONG suspected drug peddler ay nakilalang si Loben Agpalo, 34 na taong gulang at miembro ng Traffic Management Unit ng LGU Northern Kabuntalan, Maguindanao.

Naglunsad ng drug buy bust operation ang pinagsamang pwersa ng PDEA-Maguindanao, PNP, Highway Patrol Group at NBI BARMM Barangay Gayonga, Northern Kabuntalan, kahapon matapos makumpirma na si Agpalo ay nagbebenta ng shabu.


Car stolen in Davao City recovered in Lanao del Sur

COTABATO CITY - The police in Kapatagan, Lanao del Sur intercepted Wednesday a Toyota Vios car stolen in Davao City whose driver was to bring it to somewhere in Zamboanga del Sur.

Col. Jibin Bongcayao, director of the Lanao del Sur provincial police, said Jaime Baria Olarte, the driver of the recovered car, is now detained.

The dark brown Toyota Vios, bearing license plates LAH 7231, is owned by Susan Montero, a resident of Ecoland Subdivision in Davao City.


Teacher in Kidapawan City arrested for 22 estafa cases

KIDAPAWAN CITY - The police arrested Tuesday a school teacher here wanted for 22 counts of estafa pending in a local court.

The arrest of the 38-year-old Shella Cumahig Salili was confirmed in an official announcement Wednesday by the Kidapawan City Police Office.

She voluntarily turned herself in when policemen arrived at her residence in Barangay Katipunan to serve her a warrant of arrest issued by a branch in this city of the Municipal Trial Court in Cities.


Tatay patay, anak sugatan sa ambush sa Sultan Kudarat, Maguindanao

SULTAN KUDARAT, Maguindanao - PATAY ON THE SPOT ang ama habang sugatan ang anak nito sa pamamaril pasado alas sais kagabi sa Barangay Ungap, Sultan Kudarat, Maguindanao.

Kinilala ni Sultan Kudarat PNP commander Lt. Colonel Julhamin Asdani ang nasawi na si Gani Singkang, 50 years old habang ang sugatan ay si Abdulrasheed Adang Singkang, 31 years old, anak ng nasawi at empleyado ng Cotabato Sanitarium Hospital.

Sila ay mga residente ng Barangay Gang sa naturang bayan.


Cotabato Light customer service center close on Nov. 1

COTABATO CITY - The accredited service center of Cotabato Light and Power Company (Cotabato Light) will be closed on Nov. 1.  Regular business hours will resume on Nov. 2 onwards.


Brig. Gen. Macaraeg launches health program for cops, kins


KORONADAL CITY – A police general in the Soccsksargen region has launched a mutual fund program he envisioned to help colleagues and uniformed personnel in need of medical attention during emergencies.

Recognizing the unprecedented challenges of police personnel under Police Regional Office (PRO-12), Brig. Gen. Jimili Macaraeg, regional director, dubbed his health care project as “HEART” which stands for “Health and Emergency Assistance for Rehabilitation and Treatment.”


Cotabato Light Notice of Scheduled Power Interruption on October 28, 2022.

Cotabato Light and Power Company (Cotabato Light) scheduled power interruption on October 28, 2022 (Friday) from 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM affecting customers at Tamse Road, Poblacion 4, Cotabato City.

This is to facilitate restructuring of primary line maintenance activity in the area which is necessary for a more stable, safe and reliable distribution system, ensuring continuous supply of electricity to all Cotabato Light customers.


Toyota Hilux, 10-wheeler truck collide near Cotabato Light

COTABATO CITY - NAGSALPUKAN ang 10 wheeler truck at Toyota Hilux sa tapat mismo ng Cotabato Light and Power Company sa Cotabato City pasado alas onse kagabi.

Makikita sa larawan sa wasak ang unahang bahagi ng Hilux at inabot ng ilang oras o hanggang alas 3 ng madaling araw kanina nakuha ang driver mula sa pagkakaipit.

Inaalam pa ang pagkakakilanlan ng mga sangkot sa aksidente na sinasabing dinala lahat sa pagamutan.


Grenade blast rocks evacuation site in Pikit, North Cotabato

COTABATO CITY - A grenade blast ripped through a makeshift evacuation site in the troubled Pikit town in North Cotabato Saturday night, scaring evacuees from conflict-stricken villages.

Pikit has been hitting the news lately owing to the unending spate of gun attacks in its barangays that have resulted in the death of no fewer than 30 persons in only about 24 months.

Pikit Mayor Sumulong Sultan on Sunday visited the blast site, DXMS Radyo Bida reported.



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