Rep. Duterte asks DOLE XI to explain delay in distribution of cash aid to trike drivers

Davao City Rep. Paolo Duterte on Friday has asked the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) to explain the delay in the distribution of financial assistance that his office allocated and coursed through the agency. Rep. Duterte said he allocated P20 million for Davao City tricycle drivers and single parents who were affected by the […]

Cop, colleague arrested for illegal drugs

A 32-year old Davao City Police Office personnel was arrested by the joint forces of the National Bureau of Investigation and the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency Monday evening, May 18. Arrested were Police Staff Sergeant Mark Palma and his colleague Rodnie Tamayo. The two were arrested during a buy-bust operation in Jaza 1, Km. 13 […]

Call out to ‘hard-headed’ Dabawenyos ‘Prepare last will, P2-M – Mayor Sara

Mayor Inday Sara Duterte has called out Dabawenyos defying movement restrictions under the General Community Quarantine (GCQ) for non-esssential purposes and for leisure to prepare their last will and P2-mllion for medical care against coronavirus. Mayor Sara expressed her disappointment over Davao City Disaster Radio that many people who are neither workers nor buying for […]

Davao City shifts to GCQ, few lockdown measures eased

The Davao City government has relaxed some of the lockdown measures to allow the reopening of the business activities and offices but life is far from normal with the movement of people remains restricted. This as Mayor Inday Sara Duterte announced the shift to General Community Quarantine (GCQ) effective on Saturday, May 16, 2020 – […]


The City Government of Davao conducted a sweeper flight on May 6, 2020 from Manila to Davao and vice versa. The City Government adopted a health screening procedure to be undertaken by all individuals arriving in Davao City. One of the passengers failed the health screening and was sent to SPMC for swabbing and was […]