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10 Indonesian captives freed right at Sulu governor’s doorstepZAMBOANGA CITY — Ten Indonesians were freed by their Abu Sayyaf captors in Sulu
10 Indonesian captives freed right at Sulu governor’s doorstep
Inquirier.net / Posted 55 minutes ago
ZAMBOANGA CITY — Ten Indonesians were freed by their Abu Sayyaf captors in Sulu on Sundaynoon. Supt. Wilfredo Cayat, police chief for Sulu, confirmed the release of the 10 Indonesians, but could still not give details. “We were informed there were... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Abu Sayyaf frees 10 Indonesian captivesZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines - The Abu Sayyaf group freed 10 Indonesian sailors
Abu Sayyaf frees 10 Indonesian captives
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 hours ago
ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines - The Abu Sayyaf group freed 10 Indonesian sailors on Sunday after holding them captive for 37 days in the jungle of Sulu, a police official said. The source told The STAR that a ransom was allegedly paid to free the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
10 Indonesian hostages freed by Abu Sayyaf in SuluA file picture of alleged members of the Abu Sayyaf group. (via The Star/ANN)
10 Indonesian hostages freed by Abu Sayyaf in Sulu
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 hours ago
A file picture of alleged members of the Abu Sayyaf group. (via The Star/ANN) ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines – Ten Indonesians were freed by their Abu Sayyaf captors in Sulu on Sunday noon. Supt. Wilfredo Cayat, police chief of Sulu, confirmed the... Read more
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The Star
Ten Indonesian hostages freed by Abu Sayyaf in SuluZAMBOANGA CITY: Ten Indonesians were freed by their Abu Sayyaf captors in Sulu
Ten Indonesian hostages freed by Abu Sayyaf in Sulu
The Star / Posted 5 hours ago
ZAMBOANGA CITY: Ten Indonesians were freed by their Abu Sayyaf captors in Sulu on Sunday noon. Supt. Wilfredo Cayat, police chief for Sulu, confirmed the release of the 10 Indonesians, but could still not give details. “We were informed there were... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
SSS’ Loan Restructuring Programand suggestions anytime. Barangay eMedia is located in RBB Bldg., Villa Sta. T
SSS’ Loan Restructuring Program
Zamboanga Today / Posted 6 hours ago
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Zamboanga Today
Large crowd expected at Duterte rally in Zamboexpected to participate tomorrow afternoon in the rally of presidential aspiran
Large crowd expected at Duterte rally in Zambo
Zamboanga Today / Posted 6 hours ago
expected to participate tomorrow afternoon in the rally of presidential aspirant Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte at the Zamboanga City Coliseum in barangay Tetuan, this city. Duterte's core group lead volunteer AL Cabading disclosed that there... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
One dead another wounded in separate shooting incidentsa resident of the same place.He sustained multiple gunshot wounds on his head a
One dead another wounded in separate shooting incidents
Zamboanga Today / Posted 6 hours ago
a resident of the same place.He sustained multiple gunshot wounds on his head and other parts of his body and was rushed to Zamboanga City Medical Center (ZCMC).The attending physician however declared him dead on arrival. Police Station 8... Read more
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Rappler
Abu Sayyaf releases 10 Indonesian hostageson Friday, April 29. The release comes one month since the kidnapping. Senior
Abu Sayyaf releases 10 Indonesian hostages
Rappler / Posted 7 hours ago
on Friday, April 29. The release comes one month since the kidnapping. Senior police officials are currently waiting in Zamboanga City, where the Indonesians are expected to be brought Sunday. The 10 Indonesian sailors were kidnapped in waters... Read more
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Sun Star
Duterte's daughter, son defend property chargesat the Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI) branch in Julia Vargas on Monday, M
Duterte's daughter, son defend property charges
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
at the Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI) branch in Julia Vargas on Monday, May 2, where he will open his account. Duterte's lawyer Salvador Panelo will represent him since he will be in Zamboanga City for a scheduled campaign rally. (VLA/Su... Read more
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Pilipino Star
DSWD allocates P6.3 M for drought-stricken farmers in ZamboZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines - The Department of Social Welfare and Development
DSWD allocates P6.3 M for drought-stricken farmers in Zambo
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines - The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) allocated some P6.3 million worth of financial assistance for drought-stricken farmers in Zamboanga City. The city agriculture office here reported that the damage... Read more
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The Manila Times
Troops raid island near Sabah border; rescue 10 people, seize arms cacheApril 30, 2016 3:57 pm ZAMBOANGA CITY: Marines swooped down Friday on an islan
Troops raid island near Sabah border; rescue 10 people, seize arms cache
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
April 30, 2016 3:57 pm ZAMBOANGA CITY: Marines swooped down Friday on an island off the southern Philippine province of Tawi-Tawi near the Sabah border, and recovered an arms... Read more
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The Manila Times
Explosion reported in southern PH’s Lamitan CityApril 30, 2016 3:39 pm ZAMBOANGA CITY: Police reported an explosion late Frida
Explosion reported in southern PH’s Lamitan City
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
April 30, 2016 3:39 pm ZAMBOANGA CITY: Police reported an explosion late Friday in Lamitan City in the restive Muslim autonomous region in southern Philippines. Police said the explosion occurred at a... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
All is Set Nowand suggestions anytime. Barangay eMedia is located in RBB Bldg., Villa Sta. T
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Pilipino Star
Bomb blast hits LamitanZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines - An improvised bomb exploded inside a vehicle Frid
Bomb blast hits Lamitan
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines - An improvised bomb exploded inside a vehicle Friday night in the downtown area of Lamitan City, Basilan province, according to police. The police said no one was reported hurt from the explosion that occurred about 8:25... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
RTWPB-9 set to issue new wage order in Junewill be as follows: May 23, Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay; May 24, Pagadian City; May
RTWPB-9 set to issue new wage order in June
Zamboanga Today / Posted yesterday
will be as follows: May 23, Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay; May 24, Pagadian City; May 25, Dipolog City; and, May 31, Zamboanga City. He said the RTWPB will convene to deliberate the outcome of the consultations and a decision is expected to... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
May summer line-up kicks offSummer in Zamboanga City continues to pick up pace as the second leg of the two
May summer line-up kicks off
Zamboanga Today / Posted yesterday
Summer in Zamboanga City continues to pick up pace as the second leg of the two-month summer festival is set to kick off. Officially opening the May line-up of summer activities is the Summer Learn to Play program, an annual undertaking of the City... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Seven CHO doctors hit with diarrheaof loose bowel movement (LBM). The massive cases of gastroenteritis caused by
Seven CHO doctors hit with diarrhea
Zamboanga Today / Posted yesterday
of loose bowel movement (LBM). The massive cases of gastroenteritis caused by the norovirus is the first time to hit Zamboanga City and Mindanao, according to Agbulos. Agbulos suspects that someone from this city who came from the United... Read more
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Sun Star
Duterte dares Trillanes to be at BPI branch on Mondaywill be represented by his legal counsel, Lawyer Salvador Panelo, as Duterte’s
Duterte dares Trillanes to be at BPI branch on Monday
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
will be represented by his legal counsel, Lawyer Salvador Panelo, as Duterte’s scheduled rally on Monday is in Zamboanga City. The mayor also asked the media to witness the face-off between Trillanes and Panelo. Meanwhile, in his... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Bomb goes off in Lamitan; no injuries reportedZAMBOANGA CITY—A bomb hidden on a multicab vehicle went off in front of the Eva
Bomb goes off in Lamitan; no injuries reported
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
ZAMBOANGA CITY—A bomb hidden on a multicab vehicle went off in front of the Evangelical Church along Flores Street in Lamitan City on Friday but no injuries were reported. Senior Insp. Gean Gallardo of the Lamitan City Police said military and... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
NBI seizes fake cigarettes in Zamboanga markets Zamboanga City – The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) raided market sto
NBI seizes fake cigarettes in Zamboanga markets
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
Zamboanga City – The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) raided market stores in this city selling fake cigarettes from Malaysia and Indonesia, on wholesale, to traders operating in major Mindanao... Read more
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The Manila Times
IED goes off in southern PH’s General Santos CityApril 29, 2016 6:40 pm ZAMBOANGA CITY: An improvised explosive device (IED) we
IED goes off in southern PH’s General Santos City
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
April 29, 2016 6:40 pm ZAMBOANGA CITY: An improvised explosive device (IED) went off Friday in General Santos City in the southern Philippines, but police authorities said there were no casualties in... Read more
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Rappler
Duterte: Details of BPI bank account to be disclosed May 2said he won't join them in BPI on Monday because he will be in Davao City on th
Duterte: Details of BPI bank account to be disclosed May 2
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
said he won't join them in BPI on Monday because he will be in Davao City on that day from where is supposed to travel to Zamboanga City for a sortie. “Be there on Monday para at least malaman exactly how much. Hindi ako makapunta kasi punta... Read more
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Inquirier.net
It’s Leni’s turn: VP bet signs waiverindicated in the affidavit posted on Robredo’s official Facebook page on Friday
It’s Leni’s turn: VP bet signs waiver
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
indicated in the affidavit posted on Robredo’s official Facebook page on Friday that she signed the document on Thursday in Zamboanga City. Like Roxas’, the affidavit of transparency Robredo signed will cover all her accounts starting from the year... Read more
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Rappler
Robredo signs waiver, allows Ombudsman to open bank accountswhere she bares her pro-poor, pro-transparency platform. Photo by Manman Dejeto
Robredo signs waiver, allows Ombudsman to open bank accounts
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
where she bares her pro-poor, pro-transparency platform. Photo by Manman Dejeto MANILA, Philippines – While campaigning in Zamboanga City on Thursday, April 28, Liberal Party (LP) vice presidential bet Leni Robredo signed a waiver allowing the... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Killer Dogsand suggestions anytime. Barangay eMedia is located in RBB Bldg., Villa Sta. T
Killer Dogs
Zamboanga Today / Posted 2 days ago
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Zamboanga Today
Yanga: Climaco requested for my return as Zambo Police Directorsaid that this was the statement made by Mayor Beng Climaco when she made the r
Yanga: Climaco requested for my return as Zambo Police Director
Zamboanga Today / Posted 2 days ago
said that this was the statement made by Mayor Beng Climaco when she made the request for him to serve his sixth stint as Zamboanga City Police Director last December 2013. Yanga recounted Climaco's statement after the Zamboanga Mayor unleashed... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Influential Islamic political party endorses Sakur Tan for ARMM Governorthrew their support to Tan. Tan was a key figure in the unification of the sul
Influential Islamic political party endorses Sakur Tan for ARMM Governor
Zamboanga Today / Posted 2 days ago
threw their support to Tan. Tan was a key figure in the unification of the sultans, who all signed a covenant of unity in Zamboanga City on April 9. Tan commissioned many respected Muslim scholars, historians and educators from the University of... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
One hurt in fire that razed three houseshouses were totally razed to the ground by fire in Sitio Lantawan, Barangay Pas
One hurt in fire that razed three houses
Zamboanga Today / Posted 2 days ago
houses were totally razed to the ground by fire in Sitio Lantawan, Barangay Pasonanca, this city, Wednesday night. Zamboanga City Fire Marshall, Chief Inspector Clint Cha told Zamboanga Today that the fire started at the house of a certain... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Former CAFGU hurt in shootout with copsand a resident of the same barangay. Muharram said the suspect, who was shot i
Former CAFGU hurt in shootout with cops
Zamboanga Today / Posted 2 days ago
and a resident of the same barangay. Muharram said the suspect, who was shot in the face and leg by the cop, was rushed to Zamboanga City Medical Center (ZCMC) for medical attention. Muharram told Zamboanga Today that the suspect, armed with... Read more
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Inquirier.net
6 Maguindanao poll precincts bombedthis year, Bongao town Mayor Jasper Que, who is not seeking reelection, was wou
6 Maguindanao poll precincts bombed
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
this year, Bongao town Mayor Jasper Que, who is not seeking reelection, was wounded in an ambush by unidentified men in Zamboanga City but the attack has not been proven to be election elated. Abas said more soldiers would be sent to hot spots... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Trillanes dares Duterte to face-off on Mondayshould disclose their finances in the spirit of transparency. Speaking during
Trillanes dares Duterte to face-off on Monday
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
should disclose their finances in the spirit of transparency. Speaking during a visit to the Barter Trade Center in Zamboanga City on Thursday, Robredo said she saw no problem with disclosure, as her financial records had always been open... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Body believed to be Ridsdel's brought to Manila for forensic testZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines - Security forces have airlifted the headless remai
Body believed to be Ridsdel's brought to Manila for forensic test
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines - Security forces have airlifted the headless remains believed to be of slain kidnap victim Canadian John Ridsdel to Manila for forensic investigation. Maj. Filemon Tan Jr., spokesperson of the Western Mindanao Command,... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
ZCWD extends service hours but nixes lifting of ration skedDue to rains last week, the Zamboanga City Water District (ZCWD) reported a sig
ZCWD extends service hours but nixes lifting of ration sked
Zamboanga Today / Posted 3 days ago
Due to rains last week, the Zamboanga City Water District (ZCWD) reported a significant increase in the stream flow in its water source causing the firm to extend service hours over the weekend. However, ZCWD Production Department Manager Engr.... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
PRO IX turns over five police vehiclesthe vehicles will be issued and utilized by Dapitan, Dipolog, Pagadian, Isabela
PRO IX turns over five police vehicles
Zamboanga Today / Posted 3 days ago
the vehicles will be issued and utilized by Dapitan, Dipolog, Pagadian, Isabela city Police Station and Police Station 8 in Zamboanga City. The turn over ceremony was held yesterday at the Multi-Purpose Hall with representations coming from the... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Hip hop dance competition set April 29(20%), and costume (10%). In keeping with the overall theme of the Summer Fest
Hip hop dance competition set April 29
Zamboanga Today / Posted 3 days ago
(20%), and costume (10%). In keeping with the overall theme of the Summer Festival of celebrating and loving Zamboanga City, performances for the Hip Hop competition will incorporate Chavacano music, lyrics, or spoken words. The Hip... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Board Chairman Caliolio honest and candid on ZCWD shortcomingsZamboanga City will have a more serious water problem 35 years from now, Chairm
Board Chairman Caliolio honest and candid on ZCWD shortcomings
Zamboanga Today / Posted 3 days ago
Zamboanga City will have a more serious water problem 35 years from now, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Zamboanga City Water District (DSWD), Edwin Mateo Caliolio was quoted as saying. Chairman Caliolio was the guest and resource speaker... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Pers Ramos’ Exposeand suggestions anytime. Barangay eMedia is located in RBB Bldg., Villa Sta. T
Pers Ramos’ Expose
Zamboanga Today / Posted 3 days ago
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Zamboanga Today
Susan marks her 60th birthdayand sisters, her office mates from Naval Forces Western Mindanao where SUSAN wo
Susan marks her 60th birthday
Zamboanga Today / Posted 3 days ago
and sisters, her office mates from Naval Forces Western Mindanao where SUSAN works, grade school classmates and her Zamboanga City High School classmates Batch ’74 like Tumaga Barangay Chairman JACKIE JULIAN –LIM, TUTING REDIZON-ILAGAN,... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Beyond jokes: Rape in the words of a victimas its principal author. That bill was referred to the House committee on the r
Beyond jokes: Rape in the words of a victim
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
as its principal author. That bill was referred to the House committee on the revision of laws In the 15th Congress, Zamboanga City Rep. Beng Climaco proposed an amendment to “raise the age of statutory rape from the present 12 years old to... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Possible body of John Ridsdel recovered in SuluSOCO examination, the body was turned over to the Marine Battalion Landing Team
Possible body of John Ridsdel recovered in Sulu
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
SOCO examination, the body was turned over to the Marine Battalion Landing Team 11 and was scheduled to the airlifted to Zamboanga City. The recovery of the body came two days after the ASG beheaded Ridsdel as their ransom demand was not... Read more
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The Star
Aquino: Abu Sayyaf plotted to kidnap sister Kris, boxer Pacquiaoto one of the wounded soldiers who recently clashed with Abu Sayyaf militants d
Aquino: Abu Sayyaf plotted to kidnap sister Kris, boxer Pacquiao
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
to one of the wounded soldiers who recently clashed with Abu Sayyaf militants during a visit to a military hospital in Zamboanga City on southern island of Mindanao. - AFP PHOTO MANILA: President Aquino on Wednesday disclosed alleged Abu... Read more
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The Manila Times
Lawmaker survives ambushApril 28, 2016 12:41 am by LLANESCA T. PANTI, REPORTER Zamboanga City Rep. Se
Lawmaker survives ambush
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
April 28, 2016 12:41 am by LLANESCA T. PANTI, REPORTER Zamboanga City Rep. Seth Jalosjos survived a gun attack in Zamboanga del Norte on Tuesday. In a statement on Wednesday, Jalosjos said the attack happened in a public... Read more
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The Star
Philippine military verifies headless body found in SuluZAMBOANGA CITY: Military authorities here on Wednesday said a headless cadaver
Philippine military verifies headless body found in Sulu
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
ZAMBOANGA CITY: Military authorities here on Wednesday said a headless cadaver had been recovered in Sulu. Maj. Felimon Tan Jr., spokesperson of the Western Mindanao Command, did not give specifics as to where and when the headless body had been... Read more
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The Manila Times
Body of beheaded Canadian hostage recovered in southern PHApril 27, 2016 7:12 pm ZAMBOANGA CITY: The body of a Canadian hostage beheaded
Body of beheaded Canadian hostage recovered in southern PH
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
April 27, 2016 7:12 pm ZAMBOANGA CITY: The body of a Canadian hostage beheaded by the Abu Sayyaf in southern Philippines was recovered Wednesday, as security forces intensified their... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Diaz boosts Olympic bid with silver, 2 bronzes in Asian weightliftingmeet held in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. Diaz, however, came up short in the snatch
Diaz boosts Olympic bid with silver, 2 bronzes in Asian weightlifting
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meet held in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. Diaz, however, came up short in the snatch event where the 25-year-old pride of Zamboanga City managed to pull up 90kg, good for a bronze medal behind the Chinese duo of Chen Xiaoting (96) and Zhang... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Zambo mayor declares gastroenteritis outbreak ZAMBOANGA CITY — Mayor Ma. Isabelle Climaco-Salazar, through Executive Order
Zambo mayor declares gastroenteritis outbreak
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
ZAMBOANGA CITY — Mayor Ma. Isabelle Climaco-Salazar, through Executive Order 174 signed on Tuesday, has declared an outbreak of gastroenteritis as cases have already exceeded alert and outbreak... Read more
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Rappler
Meralco: Power distribution network '96% ready' for electionsof power to provinces such as Lanao del Norte, Lanao del Sur, Zamboanga Sibugay
Meralco: Power distribution network '96% ready' for elections
Rappler / Posted 4 days ago
of power to provinces such as Lanao del Norte, Lanao del Sur, Zamboanga Sibugay, Bukidnon, North Cotabato, Maguindanao, and Zamboanga City. "The lines we want cleared are backbone lines, critical to the stability of the grid. We are committed to... Read more
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Rappler
Headless cadaver found in Suluin the village of Gata, which is about 10 kilometers away from Talipao town. T
Headless cadaver found in Sulu
Rappler / Posted 4 days ago
in the village of Gata, which is about 10 kilometers away from Talipao town. The body will be immediately brought to Zamboanga City for identification, the same sources added. On Monday, Abu Sayyaf kidnappers beheaded their Canadian captive... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
BENG’s same request junked second timeJesus said unto him, Follow me, and let the dead bury the dead.” ( Matthew 8: 2
BENG’s same request junked second time
Zamboanga Today / Posted 4 days ago
Jesus said unto him, Follow me, and let the dead bury the dead.” ( Matthew 8: 21-22).Email: jayfeliciano2@yahoo.com THE Zamboanga City Water District(ZCWD) is upbeat that heavy rains will come early after the El Niño scourge that looms to end... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
DOH tracing index case of Norovirus outbreak in ZamboDepartment of Health (DOH) said Monday that it is currently tracing the index c
DOH tracing index case of Norovirus outbreak in Zambo
Zamboanga Today / Posted 4 days ago
Department of Health (DOH) said Monday that it is currently tracing the index case of the reported cases of Norovirus in Zamboanga City. Norovirus, sometimes known as winter vomiting bug in the UK, is the most common cause of viral... Read more
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