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Inquirier.net
‘Duterte must cross Abu turf to meet with Misuari’ZAMBOANGA CITY—It will be a security nightmare if President-elect Rodrigo Duter
‘Duterte must cross Abu turf to meet with Misuari’
Inquirier.net / Posted an hour ago
ZAMBOANGA CITY—It will be a security nightmare if President-elect Rodrigo Duterte insists on meeting with Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) chair Nur Misuari in the latter’s hideout in Indanan, Sulu. Habib Mudjahab Hashim, chair of the MNLF’s... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Abu Sayyaf seen as threat to Duterte-Misuari meet in SuluPresident-elect Rodrigo Duterte. KARLOS MANLUPIG/INQUIRER MINDANAO ZAMBOANGA C
Abu Sayyaf seen as threat to Duterte-Misuari meet in Sulu
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 hours ago
President-elect Rodrigo Duterte. KARLOS MANLUPIG/INQUIRER MINDANAO ZAMBOANGA CITY — It will be a security nightmare if President-elect Rodrigo Duterte insists on meeting with Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) chair Nur Misuari in his lair in... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Zambo drought-stricken farmers receive rice aid ZAMBOANGA CITY -– The city government through the Office of the City Agricult
Zambo drought-stricken farmers receive rice aid
Manila Bulletin / Posted 8 hours ago
ZAMBOANGA CITY -– The city government through the Office of the City Agriculturist has begun the distribution of rice to drought-affected farmers in the city. The rice distribution is one of the... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
From Doha, Qatar with loveThey came home (to Zamboanga City) all the way from Doha, Qatar to tie their ma
From Doha, Qatar with love
Zamboanga Today / Posted 11 hours ago
They came home (to Zamboanga City) all the way from Doha, Qatar to tie their matrimonial knot at the Lady of Purification Parish in Santa Maria at 2 o’clock in the afternoon last Saturday (May 21). Alex and Izel, who have been working as nurses in... Read more
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Pilipino Star
54 JI-inspired militants, 2 soldiers killed in Lanao del Sur operations | NationZAMBOANGA CITY — At least 54 militants inspired by the Jemaah Islamiyah (JI) an
54 JI-inspired militants, 2 soldiers killed in Lanao del Sur operations | Nation
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 hours ago
ZAMBOANGA CITY — At least 54 militants inspired by the Jemaah Islamiyah (JI) and two soldiers were killed while nine other troopers were wounded in an ongoing military offensive operation since Thursday in a town of Lanao del Sur, according to a... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
The Volume of Vehicles in La Bellathe local Land Transportation Office (LTO) in Sta. Barbara; the latter fed Bara
The Volume of Vehicles in La Bella
Zamboanga Today / Posted 12 hours ago
the local Land Transportation Office (LTO) in Sta. Barbara; the latter fed Barangay eMedia that the registered vehicles in Zamboanga City are now reaching close to 80k units! Such is the kind volume of all the vehicles running in our streets today,... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
CDRRMC approves 4-year drought contingency planneeds are met during El Niño minimizing the impacts of drought to the economy,
CDRRMC approves 4-year drought contingency plan
Zamboanga Today / Posted 12 hours ago
needs are met during El Niño minimizing the impacts of drought to the economy, society and the environment. Recall that Zamboanga City, particularly the agriculture sector was hard hit by the long dry spell with damages to crops and fisheries... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Beng underscores symbolism of Philippine flagevent saying it reaffirms the people’s love for country and the commitment to s
Beng underscores symbolism of Philippine flag
Zamboanga Today / Posted 12 hours ago
event saying it reaffirms the people’s love for country and the commitment to stay united under one flag, one nation, one Zamboanga City. She said the Philippine flag which remained hoisted in front of City Hall for over 23 days during the 2013... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
ZCWD offers thanksgiving mass for rainOfficials of the Zamboanga City Water District (ZCWD) last week offered a thank
ZCWD offers thanksgiving mass for rain
Zamboanga Today / Posted 13 hours ago
Officials of the Zamboanga City Water District (ZCWD) last week offered a thanksgiving mass for the continued rains in the watershed area that would lead to solving the misery of the water consumers. ZCWD General Manager Chito Vasquez said despite... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Abu attempt to seize doctor foiled | NationZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines – Five persons, including a doctor and her security
Abu attempt to seize doctor foiled | Nation
Pilipino Star / Posted 15 hours ago
ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines – Five persons, including a doctor and her security personnel, were wounded in a shootout with suspected Abu Sayyaf bandits believed out to kidnap the woman in Jolo, Sulu on Friday. The wounded were identified as Dr.... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Alsons to sell more shares to Toyota Tsusho | Businessplant also in Maasim, Sarangani, and the 105-MW San Ramon Power Inc. (SRPI) coa
Alsons to sell more shares to Toyota Tsusho | Business
Pilipino Star / Posted 17 hours ago
plant also in Maasim, Sarangani, and the 105-MW San Ramon Power Inc. (SRPI) coal-fired power plant in Talisayan, Zamboanga City before 2016 closes. The 15-MW Siguil run-of-river power plant would be Alson’s first renewable energy... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Kill season on drug suspectsgunned down four alleged drug dealers in Bulacan, four more in General Santos C
Kill season on drug suspects
Pilipino Star / Posted 19 hours ago
gunned down four alleged drug dealers in Bulacan, four more in General Santos City, and two each in Manila, Nueva Ecija and Zamboanga City. Two other drug suspects were picked off in Davao City. Police were called to the residence of accused drug... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Miss Teen Zamboanga Coronation Nightthe grand coronation night set at the very spacious ASTORIA PLAZA of GRAND ASTO
Miss Teen Zamboanga Coronation Night
Zamboanga Today / Posted yesterday
the grand coronation night set at the very spacious ASTORIA PLAZA of GRAND ASTORIA HOTEL, located at Mayor Jaldon Street, Zamboanga City. Fourteen (14) beautiful, talented and brainy teens coming from different barangays , schools and... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Tarsiers in Malagutaybe commonly found in the Island of Bohol and in few parts of Mindanao, but so f
Tarsiers in Malagutay
Zamboanga Today / Posted yesterday
be commonly found in the Island of Bohol and in few parts of Mindanao, but so far, as in any previous information, not in Zamboanga City. Albeit, this new development can alter the earlier reputation and may place La Bella again in the map. Thus,... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Five injured in another kidnap attempt in Sulususpects, but lost them. The wounded physician and three security escorts are
Five injured in another kidnap attempt in Sulu
Zamboanga Today / Posted yesterday
suspects, but lost them. The wounded physician and three security escorts are currently admitted in a private hospital in Zamboanga City for treatment of bullet wounds. Authorities are not sure if the three gunmen were Abu Sayyaf members who... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Zambo water firm eases up rationing schemeThe Zamboanga City Water District (ZCWD) has slowly eased up the rationing alth
Zambo water firm eases up rationing scheme
Zamboanga Today / Posted yesterday
The Zamboanga City Water District (ZCWD) has slowly eased up the rationing although the water elevation at its reservoir remain below the normal level. Leonardo Rey Vasquez, ZCWD general manager, said on Friday the move came as this city has... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Man attempts to end life by jumping off pedestrian overpassof legal age, a native of Basilan Province. Police said Patris suffered head,
Man attempts to end life by jumping off pedestrian overpass
Zamboanga Today / Posted yesterday
of legal age, a native of Basilan Province. Police said Patris suffered head, neck and legs injuries and was brought to Zamboanga City Medical Center (ZCMC) where is he now admitted. According to a police traffic personnel detailed in the area,... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Duterte plans to meet Misuari in Suluof residents been affected in the so-called Zamboanga siege in September 9, 201
Duterte plans to meet Misuari in Sulu
Zamboanga Today / Posted yesterday
of residents been affected in the so-called Zamboanga siege in September 9, 2013. However, the MNLF stated they were in Zamboanga City only to hold a peaceful rally to assert the implementation of the GRP-MNLF Agreement but they were coerced by... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Five wounded in foiled abduction attemptto Camp Teodulfo Hospital in Barangay Bus- Bus, Jolo, Sulu and were later airli
Five wounded in foiled abduction attempt
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
to Camp Teodulfo Hospital in Barangay Bus- Bus, Jolo, Sulu and were later airlifted to Camp Navarro General Hospital in Zamboanga City. “There have been reports that the lady doctor has been receiving kidnap threats from the Abu Sayyaf Group... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Gov’t troops kill 22 terror group members in Lanao del Surinjured in the clashes, according to Maj. Filemon Tan, the spokesperson of the
Gov’t troops kill 22 terror group members in Lanao del Sur
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
injured in the clashes, according to Maj. Filemon Tan, the spokesperson of the military’s Western Mindanao Command based in Zamboanga City. Tan, whose unit has jurisdiction over Lanao del Sur and other areas of the Autonomous Region in Muslim... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
R.A.1956 -- Rizal Law already forgotten?new discovery, hot garlic oil. All what he serves in his restaurant come from h
R.A.1956 -- Rizal Law already forgotten?
Zamboanga Today / Posted 2 days ago
new discovery, hot garlic oil. All what he serves in his restaurant come from his farm in Barangay Sayaw, highway going to Zamboanga City and part of the municipality of Kumalarang) I was fascinated with his FB download of the Rizal Law, being a... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Libro de Chavacanothe station’s primetime program, which was hosted by partners GIL Climaco and R
Libro de Chavacano
Zamboanga Today / Posted 2 days ago
the station’s primetime program, which was hosted by partners GIL Climaco and Rey Bayona Bayoging (RBB); that at last Zamboanga City has now its one-of-a-kind Chavacono book entitled as Aprende Kita Chavacano, which can be used by most of our... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Boom truck crushes laborerby the boom truck causing his immediate death, while Anthony Buscato, 16, of Ba
Boom truck crushes laborer
Zamboanga Today / Posted 2 days ago
by the boom truck causing his immediate death, while Anthony Buscato, 16, of Barangay Talon-Talon, this city, was rushed to Zamboanga City Medical Center (ZCMC) after sustaining minor injuries from the fall. Reports coming from Police Station 9... Read more
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Inquirier.net
5 wounded in Sulu clinic shootingZAMBOANGA CITY–Five persons were wounded in a shooting incident in Jolo, Sulu o
5 wounded in Sulu clinic shooting
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
ZAMBOANGA CITY–Five persons were wounded in a shooting incident in Jolo, Sulu on Friday. Supt. Wilfredo Cayat, the Sulu provincial director, said injured were Dr. Marian Lao, Radem Maman, SPO4 Tubadjir Mandangan and two members of the Philippine... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Alsons keen on starting 3 power projects in Mindanao by year-endplant also in Maasim, Sarangani; and the 105-MW San Ramon Power Inc. (SRPI) coa
Alsons keen on starting 3 power projects in Mindanao by year-end
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
plant also in Maasim, Sarangani; and the 105-MW San Ramon Power Inc. (SRPI) coal-fired power plant in Talisayan, Zamboanga City. Section 2 of the SEC plant is expected to begin commercially operating in 2018. “For SEC 2, we expect to... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Noy’s long goodbye: I felt for my ‘bosses’of my presidency, to include even the sleeping moments,” Aquino said. “So, I r
Noy’s long goodbye: I felt for my ‘bosses’
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
of my presidency, to include even the sleeping moments,” Aquino said. “So, I repeat, how should I have reacted to the Zamboanga City siege in 2013? Should I have pulled whatever was left of my hair and said: ‘What are we going to do here?’... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
President Aquino says he did his best as President during crisis situations‘nung tactical situation, pero ang isang hindi ko makakalimutan doon, hinarap k
President Aquino says he did his best as President during crisis situations
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
‘nung tactical situation, pero ang isang hindi ko makakalimutan doon, hinarap ko ‘yung mga representante ng komunidad ng Zamboanga City, meaning ‘yung local government unit, ‘yung civil society, meron pang mga relihiyoso, maraming — nasa ulo ko... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Biting Geckoand suggestions anytime. Barangay eMedia is located in RBB Bldg., Villa Sta. T
Biting Gecko
Zamboanga Today / Posted 3 days ago
and suggestions anytime. Barangay eMedia is located in RBB Bldg., Villa Sta. Theresa Village, MCLL Highway, Divisoria, Zamboanga City. WE ARE SERVING LOCAL, BROADCASTING GLOBAL. “Hende lang este radio, TV este! eMedia Mo!” Follow us back again... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Mom, baby dead in car accidentregistered under the name of Farma Iberica Corporation, and driven by Climaco e
Mom, baby dead in car accident
Zamboanga Today / Posted 3 days ago
registered under the name of Farma Iberica Corporation, and driven by Climaco enroute to Cagayan de Oro City coming from Zamboanga City. Investigation showed that upon reaching the crime scene, the car allegedly overtook a truck but the driver... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Nat’l Flag Day set May 28Zamboanga City will join the observance of National Flag Day on Saturday, May 2
Nat’l Flag Day set May 28
Zamboanga Today / Posted 3 days ago
Zamboanga City will join the observance of National Flag Day on Saturday, May 28 in a fitting ceremony set at 7am at the Rizal Monument fronting City Hall with Mayor Beng Climaco spearheading the event. Organized by the Nuestra Señora Virgen del... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
CHO undertakes chlorination, disinfection at all water sourcessources found positive for fecal coliform (E.coli), following the rising cases
CHO undertakes chlorination, disinfection at all water sources
Zamboanga Today / Posted 3 days ago
sources found positive for fecal coliform (E.coli), following the rising cases of acute gastroenteritis (AGE) cases in Zamboanga City. City Health Officer Dr. Rodelin Agbulos said another action his office has taken to prevent AGE is the... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Gecko bites woman inside furniture shopa gecko (tuko) inside the shop premises yesterday. The woman was identified as
Gecko bites woman inside furniture shop
Zamboanga Today / Posted 3 days ago
a gecko (tuko) inside the shop premises yesterday. The woman was identified as Suzette Bakkour, 33 years old of Divisoria, Zamboanga city. According to Bakkour, she and a companion were shopping inside a store along Governor Camins in Zamboanga... Read more
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Rappler
After 4 years, toilet project remains unfinished at Zamboanga airportairport in Mindanao, aviation authorities said. Serving an average of 900,000
After 4 years, toilet project remains unfinished at Zamboanga airport
Rappler / Posted 3 days ago
airport in Mindanao, aviation authorities said. Serving an average of 900,000 passengers every year as the main gateway of Zamboanga City, the airport's departure area is currently set up with plywood walls occupying a large portion of it to... Read more
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The Manila Times
UPDATE Marcos takes slim lead with ‘Solid North’ votesto beat Marcos who only had 66,187 votes. Last but not the least, Robredo regi
UPDATE Marcos takes slim lead with ‘Solid North’ votes
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
to beat Marcos who only had 66,187 votes. Last but not the least, Robredo registered a narrow victory over Marcos in Zamboanga City, 73,730 to 67,522. Robredo caught a break in absentee voting by topping the Washington, DC. voting, 18,407 to... Read more
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The Manila Times
Duterte to meet Misuaridoes not want to travel. He is facing charges. He is a fugitive.” Misuari has
Duterte to meet Misuari
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
does not want to travel. He is facing charges. He is a fugitive.” Misuari has been in hiding since his followers attacked Zamboanga City in 2013. Although Duterte did not say what issues will be tackled during his meeting with Misuari, a... Read more
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Rappler
Aquino turns defensive over criticism he lacks empathyDEPARTURE PRESSCON. President Aquino answers questions from the media in Zamboa
Aquino turns defensive over criticism he lacks empathy
Rappler / Posted 4 days ago
DEPARTURE PRESSCON. President Aquino answers questions from the media in Zamboanga City, 22 September 2013. Photo by Carmela Fonbuena/Rappler MANILA, Philippines – President Benigno Aquino III defended himself against criticism that his... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
WE ARE THE CHAMPIONSSBP of Ferndale International School as they again dominated in the Milo Best C
WE ARE THE CHAMPIONS
Zamboanga Today / Posted 4 days ago
SBP of Ferndale International School as they again dominated in the Milo Best Center City level competitions held at the Zamboanga City Coliseum. Followed by the PSZCAA Championship held at the Ateneo de Zamboanga University Multi Purpose Covered... Read more
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The Manila Times
Army man slain in Sulu attackMay 26, 2016 8:36 pm ZAMBOANGA CITY: A government soldier was killed while his
Army man slain in Sulu attack
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
May 26, 2016 8:36 pm ZAMBOANGA CITY: A government soldier was killed while his companion was wounded in an attack Thursday in the town of Patikul in Sulu. Police said the soldiers, belonging to the 35th Infantry... Read more
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The Manila Times
Marcos leads VP race with Solid North votes a Robredo win there. Compostela Valley, for its part, pitched in 86,941 votes
Marcos leads VP race with Solid North votes 
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
a Robredo win there. Compostela Valley, for its part, pitched in 86,941 votes for Robredo as against 66,187 votes for Marcos. Last but not least, Robredo registered a narrow victory over Marcos in Zamboanga City, 73,730 to 67,522. LLANESCA T. P... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
A Thanksgiving dinner for balikbayan friendof America had for her guests during the celebration the people who are close t
A Thanksgiving dinner for balikbayan friend
Zamboanga Today / Posted 4 days ago
of America had for her guests during the celebration the people who are close to her heart, her high school batch from Zamboanga City High School Main Batch ’69. The celebration of good food, engaging fellowship coupled with fun games and... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Zambo cops recover 'shabu' sachet, guns after shootout with drug suspectsZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines -- Two suspected drug pushers were killed in a shoo
Zambo cops recover 'shabu' sachet, guns after shootout with drug suspects
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines -- Two suspected drug pushers were killed in a shootout during an anti-drug operation in a village here at dawn on Thursday. Chief Superintendent Miguel Antonio Jr., Western Mindanao police director, identified the slain... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte to meet with Nur in JoloP200 million worth of properties. The 20-day crisis started after Misuari’s fo
Duterte to meet with Nur in Jolo
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
P200 million worth of properties. The 20-day crisis started after Misuari’s followers attempted to raise their flag at the Zamboanga City Hall and held hostage several civilians. An arrest warrant was issued against Misuari and his followers in... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
(For students’ welfare, protection:) Ambulant vendors off limits near schoolsThe City Government will closely coordinate with the Department of Education, D
(For students’ welfare, protection:) Ambulant vendors off limits near schools
Zamboanga Today / Posted 4 days ago
The City Government will closely coordinate with the Department of Education, Department of Health and the Zamboanga City Police Office to ensure food safety in schools by regulating ambulant vendors selling food to students outside or near school... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Strafing-in-tandemof the former can stop a potential or a boiling rage of any person and group ag
Strafing-in-tandem
Zamboanga Today / Posted 4 days ago
of the former can stop a potential or a boiling rage of any person and group against another party. Understand that Zamboanga City is a commercial metropolis, hence we have all the sorts of enterprises here which can be possibly conceived by... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
(Lobregat’s NHS bills enacted into law) Barangays Pasonanca, Tulungatung, San Roque have new High SchoolsAll three national high school bills filed by Zamboanga City District 1 Represe
(Lobregat’s NHS bills enacted into law) Barangays Pasonanca, Tulungatung, San Roque have new High Schools
Zamboanga Today / Posted 4 days ago
All three national high school bills filed by Zamboanga City District 1 Representative Celso L. Lobregat are now approved and enacted into law. President Benigno Simeon C. Aquino III signed into law on May 11, 2016, Republic Act No. 10835, “An Act... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Danza Verano to cap summer fest ‘06The 2016 Summer Festival of Zamboanga City will culminate with the biggest stre
Danza Verano to cap summer fest ‘06
Zamboanga Today / Posted 4 days ago
The 2016 Summer Festival of Zamboanga City will culminate with the biggest street party on May 28, Saturday, with the much-awaited Danza Verano. Mixing a combination of dance, music, and party, the Danza Verano is an annual activity which marks the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Troops seize Sayyaf camp in Sulu Zamboanga City — Government troops overran an encampment of the Abu Sayyaf Gr
Troops seize Sayyaf camp in Sulu
Manila Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
Zamboanga City — Government troops overran an encampment of the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) in Maimbung, Sulu, Tuesday morning after a 45- minute armed encounter with the bandits. Armed Forces of the Philippines, Western... Read more
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The Manila Times
Troops capture Sayyaf camp in southern PhilippinesMay 25, 2016 6:45 pm ZAMBOANGA CITY: Government troops captured Wednesday an A
Troops capture Sayyaf camp in southern Philippines
The Manila Times / Posted 5 days ago
May 25, 2016 6:45 pm ZAMBOANGA CITY: Government troops captured Wednesday an Abu Sayyaf encampment following nearly an hour of running gunbattle in the southern Philippines, the military said. The... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Concentration of PeopleZamboangueños, we also have seen the steady growth of migration of different pe
Concentration of People
Zamboanga Today / Posted 5 days ago
Zamboangueños, we also have seen the steady growth of migration of different peoples from other provinces to come here in Zamboanga City, to seek personal fortunes. Most of their common reasons are the open opportunities in La Bella­—like... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Task Force to inspect dormitories, boarding housesof the Mayor, City Engineer’s Office, City Planning and Development Coordinator
Task Force to inspect dormitories, boarding houses
Zamboanga Today / Posted 5 days ago
of the Mayor, City Engineer’s Office, City Planning and Development Coordinator’s Office, Bureau of Fire Protection and Zamboanga City Police Office—agencies that are involved in regulating requirements for the issuance of business permits.... Read more
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