Tag Archives: caraga

Davao Oriental mayor guilty of neglect of duty

 June 28, 2021

MANILA – The Office of the Ombudsman (OMB) has found Mayor Alicia Mori of Caraga, Davao Oriental guilty of simple neglect of duty.The verdict stemmed from a Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) case against Mori for failure to comply with President Rodrigo Duterte’s… Read More

GOV’T WORKER returns P360-K cash

nt of Health in Cordillera Administrative Region (DOH-CAR) said.In a press conference… Read More

HONEST DPWH MAN. Bernardo de la Cruz (left) hands over the bag containing PHP360,000 cash to its rightful owner, Jean A. Hinayon (right), supervisor and cashier of San Isidro Upland Farmers Multipurpose Cooperative in the town of Santiago, Agusan del Norte. The turnover on Friday (Jan. 22, 2021) at the DPWH-13 office was witnessed by Regional Director Pol delos Santos (2nd from left). (Photo courtesy of DPWH Caraga)

DPWH-13 lauds employee

 January 23, 2021

BUTUAN CITY – The Department of Public Works and Highways in Caraga (DPWH-13) lauded the honesty of one of its employees who recently returned PHP360,000 cash to its rightful owner.

DPWH-13 Director Pol delos Santos commended the “uprightness” of Bernardo de la Cruz, who works as a survey aide… Read More


554 Agusan Sur residents get assistance

 January 23, 2021

TRENTO, Agusan del Sur –At least 554 residents from villages hit by Tropical Depression Vicky in December last year received food assistance from the office of Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go.During Saturday’s distribution at the D.O Plaza Park here, each resident received… Read More

NPA rebels in mass surrender as CPP marks anniversary

32 rebel fighters yield in Agusan Norte

 December 26, 2020

BUTUAN CITY – At least 32 active members of the communist New People’s Army (NPA) formally surrendered to the government on December 26, the 52nd founding anniversary of the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP).

Agusan del Norte Police Director, Col. Martin M. Gamba, said Saturday the… Read More


Region 8 scores in fight vs. Reds amid pandemic

 December 26, 2020

TACLOBAN CITY – This year amid the pandemic, Eastern Visayas has been gaining ground in its fight against the New People’s Army (NPA) with the dismantling of more guerrilla fronts and persuading more rebel fighters to surrender.It is on track with its goal to wipe out insurgency by 2022…. Read More

Typhoon ‘Vicky’ kills 6 in Caraga

Over 8K families displaced in Caraga due to ‘Vicky’

 December 20

BUTUAN CITY – Tropical Depression (TD) Vicky left six persons dead and displaced over 8,000 families in Caraga over the last two days.The Department of Social Welfare and Development in Caraga (DSWD-13) said a total of 8,673 families or 34,861 individuals were directly affected by… Read More

‘Vicky’ now outside PAR

 December 20, 2020

MANILA – Tropical Depression (TD) Vicky accelerated and is now outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR), the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said Sunday.In its 5 p.m. weather bulletin, PAGASA reported that the center of… Read More

Vicky affects 1.6K families, leaves P105-M infra damage

 December 20, 2020

MANILA – Around 1,590 families or some 6,702 persons residing in 57 barangays in Regions 11 (Davao) and 13 (Caraga) were affected by the heavy rains and flooding spawned by Tropical Depression Vicky, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) said on Sunday.The… Read More