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Inquirier.net
Awol cop shot dead in QCidentified the victim as PO1 Alfredo Tindoc, who was assigned at the QCPD polic
Inquirier.net / Posted 13 hours ago
identified the victim as PO1 Alfredo Tindoc, who was assigned at the QCPD police community precinct 6. Tindoc, a native of Zamboanga City, was shot at the back of his house located along Dollar corner Atherton St. in Brgy. North Fairview by two... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
SNIPE SWIPESsubstituted House Bills 5359, 5361, 5380 5510, 5653 and House Resolution 905, a
Zamboanga Today / Posted 18 hours ago
substituted House Bills 5359, 5361, 5380 5510, 5653 and House Resolution 905, among whom Rep. Celso Lobregat (1st District,Zamboanga City) is an author. Lobregat said the holding of the elections would derail the effective campaign of President... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Peeping tom arrested for drug possessiondiscovered a pink wallet containing two sachets of suspected shabu and drug par
Zamboanga Today / Posted 18 hours ago
discovered a pink wallet containing two sachets of suspected shabu and drug paraphernalia. The subject was detained at the Zamboanga City Police Station 6 where he is facing charges of Acts of Lasciviousness and violation of RA 9165, the 2002... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Escaped hostage tells of Omar Maute’s fruit salad daysZAMBOANGA CITY—Terrorist leader Omar Maute is a big fan of fruit salad and woul
Inquirier.net / Posted 23 hours ago
ZAMBOANGA CITY—Terrorist leader Omar Maute is a big fan of fruit salad and would order his hostages in Marawi City to prepare a cup of it every day from canned fruits stolen from stores. “He loves fruit salad. He kept on asking us to prepare fruit... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Bird flu virus slips into 2 Nueva Ecija townsDuck eggs shipped from Candaba, Pampanga, are thrown into the fire to be destro
Inquirier.net / Posted 23 hours ago
Duck eggs shipped from Candaba, Pampanga, are thrown into the fire to be destroyed at the quarantine compound in Zamboanga City to prevent the spread of the avian flu virus. —PHOTO COURTESY OF BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY QUARANTINE SERVICES Seven days... Read more
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Rappler
10 Filipino athletes to look out for in 2017 SEA Gamesstood tallest in an all-Filipino showdown in the 2015 SEA Games women's 9-ball
Rappler / Posted yesterday
stood tallest in an all-Filipino showdown in the 2015 SEA Games women's 9-ball final, topping Rubilen Amit to win gold. The Zamboanga City standout is the highest rated Filipino cueist in the World Pool Billiard Association rankings as the number 5... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Hundreds of bottling plant workers evacuated due to ammonia gas leakZAMBOANGA CITY—Hundreds of workers at the Femsa-Coca Cola bottling plant in Bar
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
ZAMBOANGA CITY—Hundreds of workers at the Femsa-Coca Cola bottling plant in Barangay Tetuan here were evacuated on Friday during an ammonia gas leak incident. Elmer Apolinario, the city disaster risk reduction and management officer, told the... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
SNIPE SWIPEShas been accused of allegedly raping a 13-year-old girl inside a pension house
Zamboanga Today / Posted yesterday
has been accused of allegedly raping a 13-year-old girl inside a pension house last August 12, in the village of Canelar, Zamboanga City. Zamboanga City Police Office (ZCPO) director P/Sup Diomarie Albarico identified the suspect as Gur Preet... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
9,000 eggs from Luzon interceptedMore than 9,000 pieces of eggs suspected of being contaminated with Avian Flu w
Zamboanga Today / Posted yesterday
More than 9,000 pieces of eggs suspected of being contaminated with Avian Flu were intercepted by Quarantine officials in Zamboanga city last Tuesday. The eggs, loaded in 32 crates, reportedly came from Pampanga and were transported to Zamboanga... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
PCA pruntes cocolisap infested treescoconut scale insects also known as cocolisap. Provincial Coconut Development
Zamboanga Today / Posted yesterday
coconut scale insects also known as cocolisap. Provincial Coconut Development Manager Efren P. Carba, head of the PCA in Zamboanga City, together with City Agriculturist Dr. Diosdado Palacat met yesterday with Acting Mayor Cesar Iturralde in City... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
NCC: Zambo is Most Improved LGUThe National Competitive Council (NCC) has adjudged Zamboanga City first place
Zamboanga Today / Posted yesterday
The National Competitive Council (NCC) has adjudged Zamboanga City first place as “Most Improved LGU” among 33 highly urbanized cities throughout the country. The award was conferred during the 5th Regional Competitive Summit held Wednesday at the... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Celso asks Judiciary to attend to Zambo court needsto fast track the corresponding staff requirements to be given to the newly app
Zamboanga Today / Posted yesterday
to fast track the corresponding staff requirements to be given to the newly appointed judges of the four courts in Zamboanga City. This was one of the points stressed by the solon during the budget hearing of the judiciary held recently in... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Two men stabbed over rumorsMariano y Beriano, 28. Both are residents of Mampang. Both victims suffered st
Zamboanga Today / Posted yesterday
Mariano y Beriano, 28. Both are residents of Mampang. Both victims suffered stab wounds at the back and were rushed to the Zamboanga city Medical Center for treatment. The suspect, Rey Luciano y Renegado, voluntarily surrendered to... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Suspected bird flu cases reported in 2 Nueva Ecija townscertification, we will re-inspect it,” Barcelona added. The NMIS-10 did not rev
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
certification, we will re-inspect it,” Barcelona added. The NMIS-10 did not reveal the owner of the shipment. In Zamboanga City, the veterinary quarantine services of the BAI regional office reported having intercepted Tuesday afternoon... Read more
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Pilipino Star
35,000 'balut' from Pampanga intercepted at Zamboanga City portZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines — The veterinary quarantine services of the Bureau
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines — The veterinary quarantine services of the Bureau of Animal Industry on Tuesday afternoon intercepted around 35,000 incubated duck eggs from Pampanga that reached Zamboanga City port. The eggs — from Candaba and not San... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
SNIPE SWIPESby the LTFRB in operating the transport business,” Monteverde explained. ZATSC
Zamboanga Today / Posted 2 days ago
by the LTFRB in operating the transport business,” Monteverde explained. ZATSCOOP has been existing and operating in Zamboanga city since 2008. So SS remembers, reminiscing that per request of then ZATSCOOP head Ramon Dagun, SS... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
House Committee approves postponement of barangay, SK pollssubstituted House Bills 5359, 5361, 5380 5510, 5653 and House Resolution 905 au
Zamboanga Today / Posted 2 days ago
substituted House Bills 5359, 5361, 5380 5510, 5653 and House Resolution 905 authored by Reps. Celso Lobregat (1st District,Zamboanga City), Robert Ace Barbers (2nd District, Surigao del Norte), Velasco, Jose Panganiban, Jr. (Party-list, ANAC-IP )... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Zambo city receives Child Friendly sealThe Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) has chosen Zamboanga Ci
Zamboanga Today / Posted 2 days ago
The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) has chosen Zamboanga City as among the 33 local government units in Region 9 to receive the 2016 Seal of Child-Friendly Local Governance. City Social Welfare and Development Officer Ma. Socorro... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Davao dislodges Makati in most competitive listCity—which in late 2013 was severely hit by Supertyphoon “Yolanda”—was adjudged
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
City—which in late 2013 was severely hit by Supertyphoon “Yolanda”—was adjudged the most improved local government unit among highly urbanized cities. Tacloban shared the spot with Zamboanga City. —Roy Stephen C. Can... Read more
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The Manila Times
Global, local experts to tackle PH infra issues at The Manila Times 6th Business Forumfor viability and excellence in specific areas were Santa Rosa City, Batangas C
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
for viability and excellence in specific areas were Santa Rosa City, Batangas City, San Fernando City Pampanga, Tagaytay City, Parañaque City, Quezon City, Zamboanga City, Mandaluyong City, Naga City, General Santos City, Laoag City and Davao... Read more
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The Manila Times
NPA rebels abduct Kidapawan policemanZAMBOANGA CITY: Suspected communist New People’s Army (NPA), abducted a policem
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
ZAMBOANGA CITY: Suspected communist New People’s Army (NPA), abducted a policeman in a daring mission in Kidapawan City, North Cotabato on Wednesday. Lawmen said Police Officer 2 Briston Catalan just brought his children to school and was returning... Read more
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Rappler
Cebu Pacific to launch flights from Zamboanga to Sandakan, MalaysiaNEW ROUTES. Cebu Pacific announces 4 new routes, including its first internatio
Rappler / Posted 3 days ago
NEW ROUTES. Cebu Pacific announces 4 new routes, including its first international route out of Zamboanga City. File photo MANILA, Philippines – Gokongwei-led Cebu Pacific announced the bolstering of its domestic and regional connections with 4 new... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Wesmincom: Military cannot disregard lives of Maute hostagesZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines — The Armed Forces of the Philippines want to recov
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines — The Armed Forces of the Philippines want to recover all hostages still held by the Maute group alive and is considering their lives in its operations against the terrorists in Marawi City. Capt. Jo-Ann Petinglay,... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Kidnap victim denies joining the Abu Sayyaftook Ramos to barangay Tapiantana in Tabuan Lasa, an island municipality under
Zamboanga Today / Posted 4 days ago
took Ramos to barangay Tapiantana in Tabuan Lasa, an island municipality under Basilan Province and was picked up by the task force that ferried him to the Naval Forces Western Mindanao headquarters in Zamboanga city. (Nonong Santiago) Add c... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Zambo worker escapes from Abu Sayyafaround 1 a.m. Monday. Petinglay said Ramos was brought to Camp Navarro General
Zamboanga Today / Posted 4 days ago
around 1 a.m. Monday. Petinglay said Ramos was brought to Camp Navarro General Hospital for medical attention in Calarian, Zamboanga City. Brig. Gen. Cirilito Sobejana, Commander of Joint Task Force Sulu, said Ramos was recovered after escaping... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Zambo still bird flu-freethe results were negative for any strain of bird flu. “Hopefully, we can maint
Zamboanga Today / Posted 4 days ago
the results were negative for any strain of bird flu. “Hopefully, we can maintain the negative avian flu strain here in Zamboanga City. Rest is assured that the City Veterinarian Office is regularly conducting these activities to monitor the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Cheska gets morale boost from Pinoy pool legendscould retain their dominance in the region’s most prestigious athletic conclave
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
could retain their dominance in the region’s most prestigious athletic conclave. Centeno, the 18-year-old prodigy from Zamboanga City, is nursing a broken heart after a sorry campaign in the World Games in Poland, and Reyes and Bustamante... Read more
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The Manila Times
Another ASG hostage escapesZAMBOANGA CITY: Another Filipino hostage of the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) escaped
The Manila Times / Posted 5 days ago
ZAMBOANGA CITY: Another Filipino hostage of the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) escaped before dawn on Monday and was recovered by Joint Task Force (JTF) Sulu on Tapiantana Island off Sumisip town in Basilan. In a report, JTF Sulu commander Brig. Gen.... Read more
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The Manila Times
Alleged 59 Maute ‘recruits’ deny rebellion charges in counter-affidavitsto the group that was arrested in Ipil town in Zamboanga Sibugay, while 27 othe
The Manila Times / Posted 5 days ago
to the group that was arrested in Ipil town in Zamboanga Sibugay, while 27 others were arrested from a house in Guiwan, Zamboanga City. The recruits alleged that Supian made them believe that they would be part of the Moro National Liberation... Read more
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Sun Star
Suspected Maute recruits deny rebellion chargesaffidavits, one from the 32 arrested from Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay and another f
Sun Star / Posted 5 days ago
affidavits, one from the 32 arrested from Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay and another from the group arrested at a house in Guian, Zamboanga City. Asti Tamano, the group's driver, filed a separate counter-affidavit. The alleged recruiter, Nur Supian,... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Peza to support Aurora Ecozonefree trade zones, such as the Subic Special Economic and Freeport Zone, the Cla
Manila Standard Today / Posted 5 days ago
free trade zones, such as the Subic Special Economic and Freeport Zone, the Clark Special Economic and Freeport Zone, the Zamboanga City Special Economic and Freeport Zone and the Cagayan Special Economic and Freeport Zone.” Consistent with said... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Suspected Maute members facing rebellion raps said recruiter misled themSur via a C-130 military plane. Of the 59 suspects, 32 men were arrested at a
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
Sur via a C-130 military plane. Of the 59 suspects, 32 men were arrested at a checkpoint in Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay on July 25. The remaining 27, of which four were minors, were arrested on the same day on Daisy Road in Guiwan, Zamboanga City.... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Marines kill Abu Sayyaf sub-leader in Sulu sea clashZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines — Marines killed a notorious sub-leader of the Abu
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines — Marines killed a notorious sub-leader of the Abu Sayyaf in an encounter at sea off Sulu over the weekend. Badong Muktadil, sub-leader of the Abu Sayyaf and of remnants of the Muktadil group involved in cross-border... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Abducted worker escapes Abus, runs for 2 hrs to contact militaryZAMBOANGA CITY – A construction worker who was kidnapped in Sulu escaped from h
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
ZAMBOANGA CITY – A construction worker who was kidnapped in Sulu escaped from his abductors on Sunday night. This time, however, he was already in Basilan province. ADVERTISEMENT Edmundo Ramos, a construction worker from Tumaga village here, told... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Palace denounces Maute plan to use hostages as suicide bombersweek, Romar Marjalino, 39, his brother Roel, 37, and Jimmy Esperat, 43, escaped
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
week, Romar Marjalino, 39, his brother Roel, 37, and Jimmy Esperat, 43, escaped from their captors and were turned over to Zamboanga City Mayor Maria Isabelle Climaco-Salazar. Headlines ( Article MRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 According to... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Mautes plan to use hostages as suicide bombersZAMBOANGA CITY , Philippines — Maute terrorists are planning to use their capti
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
ZAMBOANGA CITY , Philippines — Maute terrorists are planning to use their captives as suicide bombers once they are cornered by government security forces, according to three hostages who escaped from the war zone in Marawi City. Romar Marjalino,... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Rebellion raps vs 59 Maute menon the rebellion charges filed against the 59 suspected recruits of the Maute t
Manila Standard Today / Posted 6 days ago
on the rebellion charges filed against the 59 suspected recruits of the Maute terrorist group who were arrested in Zamboanga City on July 25. The department’s three-man panel handling the case said the respondents were set to submit their... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Django, Bata boost Centeno’s moralethe region’s most prestigious athletic conclave. Cheska Centeno (Youtube.com p
Manila Standard Today / Posted 6 days ago
the region’s most prestigious athletic conclave. Cheska Centeno (Youtube.com photo) Centeno, the 18-year old prodigy from Zamboanga City, is nursing a broken heart after a sorry campaign in the World Games in Poland, and Reyes and Bustamante... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Hostages who escaped Maute: Priest taken by terrorists is still alivean appeal to President Rodrigo Duterte to stop military operations in Marawi. (
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
an appeal to President Rodrigo Duterte to stop military operations in Marawi. (Photo from a video circulating on Facebook) ZAMBOANGA CITY – Fr. Teresito Suganob, the vicar general of Marawi who was taken hostage by Islamic State-inspired... Read more
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The Manila Times
Bata, Django boost Centeno’s moralecould retain their dominance in the region’s most prestigious athletic conclave
The Manila Times / Posted 6 days ago
could retain their dominance in the region’s most prestigious athletic conclave. Centeno, the 18-year old prodigy from Zamboanga City, is nursing a broken heart after a sorry campaign in the World Games in Poland, and Reyes and Bustamante... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
'Rawhide' signs-off at 71ailment. Nuevo was also an elected kagawad of barangay Lumayang. He was an an
Zamboanga Today / Posted 6 days ago
ailment. Nuevo was also an elected kagawad of barangay Lumayang. He was an announcer of DXVP radio station owned by the Zamboanga City Archdioces. Nuevo’s Rawhide’s Impression, seeing print in Zamboanga Today Newspaper, was his way of... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Mautes plan to strap IEDs to captives, former hostages sayZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines — Maute terrorists in Marawi City plan to strap imp
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines — Maute terrorists in Marawi City plan to strap improvised bombs to their captives, three hostages who managed to escape their captors said Sunday. The former hostages — Romar Marjalino, 39, his brother Roel, 37, and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Abu Sayyaf captives escape after fake ransomAn Abu Sayyaf account on Facebook, named Striking Group, posted this photo of f
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
An Abu Sayyaf account on Facebook, named Striking Group, posted this photo of four construction workers from Zamboanga City being held captive. They were (from left to right) Joel De Mesa Adanza, Jayson Pon Baylosis, Edmundo Ramos and Filemon... Read more
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The Manila Times
MILF firm on demand for wider Muslim autonomyZAMBOANGA CITY: The Moro Islamic Liberation Front or MILF will not back down fr
The Manila Times / Posted 7 days ago
ZAMBOANGA CITY: The Moro Islamic Liberation Front or MILF will not back down from its original demand of Muslim autonomy greater than the existing Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao or ARMM. The MILF signed an interim peace deal with the... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Lobregat supports institutionalizing transnational educ in PHlaudable measure. The solon represents Hofer in the board of directors of all t
Zamboanga Today / Posted 7 days ago
laudable measure. The solon represents Hofer in the board of directors of all the State Colleges and Universities here in Zamboanga City. Congresswoman Hofer said one better way to learn the best practices of developed countries, especially in... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
3 construction workers escape from Abu Sayyafforces and the Abu Sayyaf. The three underwent custodial debriefing at the JTF
Zamboanga Today / Posted 7 days ago
forces and the Abu Sayyaf. The three underwent custodial debriefing at the JTF headquarters in Sulu and airlifted to Zamboanga city to meet their families. Last Thursday, the Abu Sayyaf threatened to behead all the victims if ransom... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
SNIPE SWIPESto be able to install the materials, said Jalaidi. The City Council voted agai
Zamboanga Today / Posted 7 days ago
to be able to install the materials, said Jalaidi. The City Council voted against a resolution proposing the return of Zamboanga City Electric Cooperative’s P16-million generator sets purportedly to be used during blackouts. Nine councilors... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
ZCPPO No. 2 Mid-Year Assessment: Exceeding Targetsthe 41st Anniversary of the promulgation of PD 968 and creation of the Parole a
Zamboanga Today / Posted 7 days ago
the 41st Anniversary of the promulgation of PD 968 and creation of the Parole and Probation Administration, the Zamboanga City Parole and Probation Office No. 2 held a Mid-Year Assessment of their office performance from January to June... Read more
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Inquirier.net
3 workers escape from SayyafAn Abu Sayyaf account on Facebook, named Striking Group, posted this photo of f
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
An Abu Sayyaf account on Facebook, named Striking Group, posted this photo of four construction workers from Zamboanga City being held captive. They were (from left to right) Joel De Mesa Adanza, Jayson Pon Baylosis, Edmundo Ramos and Filemon... Read more
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Rappler
3 Zamboanga workers escape Abu Sayyafbelow are now free, escaping and finding assistance from the members of Task Fo
Rappler / Posted 8 days ago
below are now free, escaping and finding assistance from the members of Task Force Sulu. Photo by Richard Falcatan. ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines – Three of the 4 Zamboangueño workers held by for ransom by the Abu Sayyaf escaped from their... Read more
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