BARMM tracks down Filipino tabligh delegates to Malaysia for COVID-19 monitoring

The Bangsamoro Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) on COVID-19 is tracking down the Filipino-Muslims who participated in an Islamic preachers (tabligh) gathering recently held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. This was following the National Commission on Muslim Filipinos’ (NCMF) announcement that 215 Filipinos attended the religious gathering. The said gathering was reported to be linked to the […]

Region-wide quarantine to be imposed in Davao

A region-wide quarantine will be imposed in the Davao Region starting midnight of March 19. In a meeting Tuesday, March 17, Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte was elected as head of the Regional Covid Task Force with DOH 11 regional director Annabelle Yumang as the vice chair along with the Philippine National Police and the […]

Palace’s latest advisory on Covid-19

On the Stringent Social Distancing Measures to Address COVID-19 After a thorough review of the Office of the President of the directives and guidelines crafted by the Inter-Agency Task Force on Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF), Executive Secretary Salvador C. Medialdea, by order of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, issued a Memorandum addressed to heads of departments, […]