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, […]

TRIBAL SWIMMERS, TRACKSTERS SEE ACTION IN MINSUPALA GAMES

Badjao Sama swimmers, Maguindanao sprinters, Manobo long distance runners and Tausug spikers will be among the indigenous sports talents who will see action in the first ever Mindanao-Sulu-Palawan (MINSUPALA) Games set to be held next year in Davao City. A brainchild of the Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA), the MINSUPALA Games aim to relive the glorious […]

Dismantling of Tadeco biosecurity fences averted due to mistake in date of memo

A “mistake” on the date of the memo sent to the Bureau of Corrections from the Office of the Governor of Davao del Norte has averted the planned dismantling of gates inside the Tagum Agricultural Development Company (Tadeco). In a video posted on Tadeco Ko Bai Facebook page, lawyers of Tadeco claimed that the supposed […]

MNLF exec nabbed in GenSan tagged as suspect in Isulan blast

GENERAL SANTOS CITY — Police tagged a Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) official who was arrested for alleged possession of explosives in a checkpoint here on Monday as a suspect in the Sept. 7 bomb attack in Isulan, Sultan Kudarat. Brig. Gen. Alfred Corpus, Police Regional Office-12 director, said in a statement on Wednesday suspect […]