DavNor guv orders demolition of Tadeco gates

In a surprising move, Davao del Norte Governor Edwin Jubahib has ordered the demolition of the biosecurity gates of the Tagum Agriculture Development Corporation (Tadeco) Wednesday morning, October 9. The move came two days after the supposed date of demolition and amidst assurance from Mindanao Development Authority chair Manny Piñol that Jubahib promised not to […]

Jubahib’s move versus TADECO imperils PH banana industry

THE Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) again stressed that the just-concluded “road clearing” project covering the entire country ordered by Pres. Rodrigo Duterte should not be used as an excuse to implement road widening and intrusion to “private roads” located in plantations intended for the export market. In a talk with the media, […]

Davao Bunal Squad strikes fear in Davao City slums

Davao City’s band of motorcycle-riding men is striking fear among juveniles in the city specially those living in areas known to have riots nightly. For several days now, reports of residents having been hurt by the baton-wielding men have been posted in the social media. The Davao City Police Office was meanwhile quick to deny […]

Sara urges DepEd to finally close Salugpungan schools in the city

STATEMENT BY MAYOR SARA DUTERTE ON THE CLOSURE OF SALUGPUNGAN SCHOOLS IN DAVAO CITY The City Government of Davao on March 19, 2019, through its City Peace and Order Council, submitted a resolution to the Department of Education requesting that the permit to operate possessed by 11 Salugpungan schools in Davao City be terminated and […]