Thursday Jun, 13 2024 03:43:26 AM

Marawi police chief killed in ambush

Breaking News • 05:46 AM Sun Oct 18, 2015
Ferdinandh Cabrera

COTABATO CITY (Oct. 17) – Unidentified armed ambushed and killed today the police chief of Marawi City in a daring attack, police said. Senior Insp. Ronald de Leon, police spokesperson of the Autonomous Region in Muslin Mindanao (ARMM), said Supt. Al Abner Wahab Santos, Marawi City police chief and resident of Pagadian City was driving is Mitsubishi when ambushed at 2:20 p.m. crossing Sarimanok, Barangay Luksa Datu. De Leon said the gunmen on board a separate Montero vehicle opened fire as Santos was approaching the village. He died on the spot from multiple gunshot wounds. Motive of the attack remained unknown. (Ferdinandh Cabrera)

CM Ebrahim urges Bangsamoro to be ‘custodians’ of democracy on 126th PH Independence Day

COTABATO CITY — Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) joined on Wednesday the celebration of the 126th Philippine Independence Day...

NDBC BIDA BALITA (June 12, 2024)

NEWSCAST 1   MGA SUSPECT na nang-ambush sa convoy ng isang kapitan sa Cotabato City, kilala at kakasuhan ng mga biktima, ayon sa PNP...

Japan approves $5.5M grant for birth registration in BARMM

MANILA – The Japanese government has approved USD5.5 million (PHP323.19) in grant to improve the access to birth registration of Sama Bajaus and...

MSSD execs visit program beneficiaries, projects in MagSur

MAGUINDANAO DEL SUR — As part of the BARMM Ministry of Social Services and Development’s (MSSD) inaugural Management Committee Meeting for the 1st...

Cotelco announces power service interruption in some parts of Antipas, Pres. Roxas, Magpet

Antipas, Pres. Roxas, Magpet. TO OUR VALUED MEMBER-CONSUMER-OWNERS (MCO): This is to inform you that we will have a SCHEDULED power...