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Pilipino Star
Troops' next target is Maute's Malaysian financierZAMBOANGA CITY — After troops successfully neutralized terrorist leaders Isnilo
Pilipino Star / Posted 16 hours ago
ZAMBOANGA CITY — After troops successfully neutralized terrorist leaders Isnilon Hapilon of the Abu Sayyaf and Omar Maute, leader of the Maute group, government forces are now pursuing a Malaysian terrorist who is connected with the Islamic... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Marawi locals cheer: Death of Maute, Hapilon ‘answered prayers’not enter heaven. They caused so much destruction. My children suffered a lot b
Inquirier.net / Posted 22 hours ago
not enter heaven. They caused so much destruction. My children suffered a lot because of what they did,” Dimaro said. In Zamboanga City, Chinaline Tamboon said she cannot describe her happiness upon learning about the death of Maute and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Maute, Hapilon killing ‘elates’ Marawi hero widowZAMBOANGA CITY – Chinaline Tamboon cannot describe her delight upon learning ab
Inquirier.net / Posted 23 hours ago
ZAMBOANGA CITY – Chinaline Tamboon cannot describe her delight upon learning about the death of Omar Maute and Isnilon Hapilon, leaders of the Islamic State-inspired gunmen fighting with government forces in Marawi. Chinaline is widow of Marine... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Vietnamese ship sinks off Ilocos Norteof MV Hung Long 14, which sank at around 9:30 a.m. due to bad weather. Balilo
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
of MV Hung Long 14, which sank at around 9:30 a.m. due to bad weather. Balilo said that the PCG also rescued 30 fishermen at about 4:30 a.m. after their boat capsized off Zamboanga City due to rough seas and big waves. —Tina G. Santos ADVERTISE... Read more
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Inquirier.net
30 fishermen rescuedSome of the rescued fishermen aboard the Coast Guard vessel BRP Capones 4404. —
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
Some of the rescued fishermen aboard the Coast Guard vessel BRP Capones 4404. —PHOTO COURTESY OF PCG ZAMBOANGA ZAMBOANGA CITY—Thirty fishermen, including a 12-year-old boy, were rescued after their fishing boat capsized off the waters of Basilan... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Army judgement key to fate of martial law in Mindanaocontinued to hurt civilians a year after the conflict. Zamboanga example Foll
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
continued to hurt civilians a year after the conflict. Zamboanga example Followers of Moro leader Nur Misuari occupied Zamboanga City in a bid to declare an independent state, leading to a massive operation by the government to retake the city... Read more
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The Manila Times
Huge waves sink boat, destroy seaside housesZAMBOANGA CITY: Heavy rains and huge waves battered seaside houses and sank a f
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
ZAMBOANGA CITY: Heavy rains and huge waves battered seaside houses and sank a fishing boat near Santa Cruz Island here on Sunday. But authorities said there were no reports of casualties. The Philippine Coast Guard plucked out about 31 fishing crew... Read more
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Inquirier.net
30 fishermen rescued after boat capsizes in Basilan StraitZAMBOANGA CITY – Thirty fishermen, including a 12-year old boy, were rescued af
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
ZAMBOANGA CITY – Thirty fishermen, including a 12-year old boy, were rescued after their fishing boat capsized off the waters of Basilan Strait on Sunday dawn. Lt. Commander Alvin Dagalea, commander of Philippine Coast Guard Zamboanga District, said... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Storm surge destroys over 200 coastal homes in Zamboanga CityZAMBOANGA CITY — More than 200 houses vanished in two fishing villages while on
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
ZAMBOANGA CITY — More than 200 houses vanished in two fishing villages while one person died following a storm surge Sunday which hit the west coast of this city. Ronald Maravilla, chairman of Barangay Labuan, said they have yet to account for the... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
LA HERMOSA VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT. Este el primer torneo de volleyball ya hace na Ciudad de Zamboanga na esfuerz
Zamboanga Today / Posted yesterday
. Este el primer torneo de volleyball ya hace na Ciudad de Zamboanga na esfuerzo di Allan Escudero , Presidente del ZCVA Zamboanga City Volleyball Association .Personalmente ya anda si Allan na 5 Ciudad y provincia para invita con el maga... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
SNIPE SWIPESChabacano - to which she referred as dialect - as this broken-Spanish dialect s
Zamboanga Today / Posted yesterday
Chabacano - to which she referred as dialect - as this broken-Spanish dialect surely promotes the cultural heritage of Zamboanga City. SS gave little emphasis on the word “dialect” because authority in that area, Prof. Clem Bascar refuses to... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Motorcycle accident leaves two dead, one injuredidentified as Nery Jean Sangcaon y Buhian, 25, single, of Barangay Maguilas, Ip
Zamboanga Today / Posted yesterday
identified as Nery Jean Sangcaon y Buhian, 25, single, of Barangay Maguilas, Ipil, ZS, back-rider, have both expired at Zamboanga City Medical Center hours despite efforts made by government physicians. Meanwhile, Mario Fabillaran y Gallego,... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Motorist shot, woundedstreet, Barangay Mercedes, this city. He sustained gunshot wound on his right
Zamboanga Today / Posted yesterday
street, Barangay Mercedes, this city. He sustained gunshot wound on his right arm and was rushed by his friends to Zamboanga City Medical Center (ZCMC) for medical treatment. Police investigation conducted by PO3 Alfeo Abonita,... Read more
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The Manila Times
Boat sinks, seaside houses destroyed by huge waves, heavy rainsZAMBOANGA CITY – Heavy rains and huge waves battered seaside houses and sank a
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
ZAMBOANGA CITY – Heavy rains and huge waves battered seaside houses and sank a fishing boat in the southern Philippine port city of Zamboanga, but authorities said there were no reports of casualties. The Coast Guard plucked out over two dozen... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Coast Guard rescues 31 fishermen off Zamboanga CityZAMBOANGA CITY — Thirty-one fishermen were rescued by the Coast Guard after the
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
ZAMBOANGA CITY — Thirty-one fishermen were rescued by the Coast Guard after their boat was capsized by big waves Sunday dawn off the sea east of this city. Zamboanga Coast Guard Station chief Lt. Cmdr. Alvin Dagalea said travel of all vessels were... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Women power!team and mentor, judo icon John Baylon, for his current achievements. The newl
Manila Standard Today / Posted 2 days ago
team and mentor, judo icon John Baylon, for his current achievements. The newly opened Hidilyn Diaz Weightlifting Gym in Zamboanga City (Ajarn Pinky Galvez Facebook photo) “Hindi naman ako gagaling kung wala ang mga buong team, my sparmates, my... Read more
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Philboxing
WEIGHTS FROM "FIST OF FURY 2"female bantamweight title match of Kim �Bonecrusher� Actub (5-8-1, 4 KOs) of Il
Philboxing / Posted 2 days ago
female bantamweight title match of Kim �Bonecrusher� Actub (5-8-1, 4 KOs) of Iligan and Joan Ambalong (6-6-1, 3KOs) of Zamboanga City. Paclar and Kinaadman both submitted 108 lbs. while arch rivals Actub and Ambalong both scaled at similar 122... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
2017 ZAMBOANGA HERMOSA WEIGHT LIFTING OPEN COMPETITIONOct. 7-8 2017 UZ IHK Campus, Veterans , Zamboanga City GIRLS/WOMEN 12 yrs old &
Zamboanga Today / Posted 2 days ago
Oct. 7-8 2017 UZ IHK Campus, Veterans , Zamboanga City GIRLS/WOMEN 12 yrs old & below 1ST PLACE - RAMOS, ROSE JEAN Mampang WC 2ND PLACE - HIPOLITO, JEANETH Mampang WC 3RD PLACE - TOMIS, SHYDIEJEAN Midsalip WC 44 KG. CATEGORY 1ST PLACE - RAMOS ROSEGIE... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
SNIPE SWIPESThe Zamboanga City Government is up in arms against the perilous “cocolisap”, a
Zamboanga Today / Posted 2 days ago
The Zamboanga City Government is up in arms against the perilous “cocolisap”, a pest that has been sowing damages to coconuts reportedly in all barangays. It has allocated P16.3 million to purchase the needed materials and pesticides to contain the... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Peaceful fiesta Pilar!and his beauteous wife, as the couple braved the elements of the Climate Change
Zamboanga Today / Posted 2 days ago
and his beauteous wife, as the couple braved the elements of the Climate Change phenomenon these days, in the group of Zamboanga City Archbishop Romulo dela Cruz. ALSO seen during City Hall’s reception dinner for all invited—to include the... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
City Hall extends traffic rerouting with revisions298-2017, extending the earlier experimental traffic rerouting scheme, this tim
Zamboanga Today / Posted 2 days ago
298-2017, extending the earlier experimental traffic rerouting scheme, this time with modifications as recommended by the Zamboanga City Traffic Operations Management (ZCTOM) Committee. Climaco approved the extension following recommendations by... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Injured whale shark found in Taluksangayinjured whale shark measuring seven feet long was recovered Thursday morning al
Zamboanga Today / Posted 2 days ago
injured whale shark measuring seven feet long was recovered Thursday morning along the shoreline of baraangay Taluksangay, Zamboanga City. Culianan police responded to the report about the presence of a huge sea animal and immediately called... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Zamcelco sets AGMA on January 2018The Zamboanga City Electric Cooperative (Zamcelco) yesterday announced that the
Zamboanga Today / Posted 2 days ago
The Zamboanga City Electric Cooperative (Zamcelco) yesterday announced that the 42nd Annual General Membership Assembly (AGMA) will be held next year. Zamcelco General Manager, Engr. Edagrdo Ancheta said the AGMA has been scheduled to be held on... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Schuck is new Customs District CollectorHead Office in Manila. Schuck appealed for the support of BOC-9 officials and
Zamboanga Today / Posted 2 days ago
Head Office in Manila. Schuck appealed for the support of BOC-9 officials and co-workers at the Customs district office in Zamboanga City. Schuck has served for three terms as the officer in charge of the BOC and said that it is a huge task before... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Hermosa photo tilt deadline set Oct 20photographers. In keeping with the theme and the festival celebration, all entr
Zamboanga Today / Posted 2 days ago
photographers. In keeping with the theme and the festival celebration, all entries should be photographs taken in Zamboanga City during the Zamboanga Hermosa Festival from October 1 – 20. Deadline for submission of entries will be on... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Three hurt in motorcycle collisionwere seriously injured when their motorcycles accidentally collided head-on alo
Zamboanga Today / Posted 2 days ago
were seriously injured when their motorcycles accidentally collided head-on along MCLL Highway, Barangay Tictapul, Zamboanga City, on Thursday. Injured were Mario Fabillaran y Gallego, 27, single, driver of a Honda motorcycle with plate... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Defense chief refuses to set Marawi deadline this timethat has pledged allegiance to the Islamic State and attempted to lay siege on
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
that has pledged allegiance to the Islamic State and attempted to lay siege on the Islamic city.. Lorenzana flew from to Zamboanga City from Malaysia on Friday for a summit with the Ulama, or Muslim scholars, who are being tapped to help prevent... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
ZC, Isabela City twinning forgedtrade and industry are among the points of collaboration that is expected to ar
Zamboanga Today / Posted 4 days ago
trade and industry are among the points of collaboration that is expected to arise following the twinning agreement between Zamboanga City and Isabela City, formalized Wednesday morning at the City Hall conference room. Mayor Beng Climaco said the... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
SNIPE SWIPESsisterhood ties with far-flung cities in the country, overlooking a neighbor ci
Zamboanga Today / Posted 4 days ago
sisterhood ties with far-flung cities in the country, overlooking a neighbor city is set to ink one today, 11th October. Zamboanga City Mayor Ma. Isabelle Climaco-Salazar and her counterpart Mayor Al-Qaid Akbar of Isabela City, Basilan are the... Read more
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The Manila Times
Muslim scholars to hold regional summit vs extremism, terrorismCOTABATO CITY: The Ulama, or Muslim scholars, in Zamboanga City as well as in B
The Manila Times / Posted 5 days ago
COTABATO CITY: The Ulama, or Muslim scholars, in Zamboanga City as well as in Basilan, Sulu and Tawi-Tawi will convene in Zamboanga City on Friday for a two-day regional summit that aims to address the emergence of violent extremism and terrorism.... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
145 high value targets, drug peddlers killed — PNPCebu, which is the country’s biggest metropolis outside Metro Manila. There is
Manila Standard Today / Posted 5 days ago
Cebu, which is the country’s biggest metropolis outside Metro Manila. There is just one IAS man assigned in Cagayan de Oro. Zamboanga City also has one,” said Poe, vice chairperson of the Senate committee on public order and dangerous drugs. “Too... Read more
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Inquirier.net
CHR probes death of farmer under police custody30. Eduardo would be dead, technically in police custody, about two hours after
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
30. Eduardo would be dead, technically in police custody, about two hours after this photo was taken. —CONTRIBUTED PHOTO ZAMBOANGA CITY — The Commission on Human Rights (CHR) in Western Mindanao has started investigating the death of a man while... Read more
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The Manila Times
Zamboanga mayor orders closure of radio-TV stationZAMBOANGA CITY: Mayor Maria Isabel Salazar has closed a radio and television st
The Manila Times / Posted 6 days ago
ZAMBOANGA CITY: Mayor Maria Isabel Salazar has closed a radio and television station in Zamboanga City and ordered an audit of all local radio and television outfits here. E-Media Productions, which has been operating radio and television stations... Read more
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Sun Star
Phoenix, partners join int’l coastal cleanup dayalong the coastlines. The cleanups were done in coastal areas near their depots
Sun Star / Posted 6 days ago
along the coastlines. The cleanups were done in coastal areas near their depots in General Santos City, Davao City, Zamboanga City, Misamis Oriental, Bacolod City, Cebu, Aklan, Iloilo, Batangas, and Oriental Mindoro, while employees from the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
End of Marawi siege eyed in one week, security official saysZAMBOANGA CITY — A senior security official said it would now take only one wee
Pilipino Star / Posted 8 days ago
ZAMBOANGA CITY — A senior security official said it would now take only one week before the Army finishes off the remaining pro-ISIS militants holed in Marawi City. Rear Admiral Rene Medina, commander of the Naval Forces Western Mindanao, said this... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Alsons Hidilyn scholars chosenchampions in Zamboanga and in the entire Philippines. “You are the future you
Zamboanga Today / Posted 8 days ago
champions in Zamboanga and in the entire Philippines. “You are the future you do our country proud, you will do Zamboanga City proud. Make sure stay in school stay focused you are great athletes. God bless may life take you to greater... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Police apprehend five drug pushers in hotel, motelwife of a policeman were arrested early yesterday morning in two separate buy b
Zamboanga Today / Posted 8 days ago
wife of a policeman were arrested early yesterday morning in two separate buy bust operations in a hotel and motel here in Zamboanga City. Tetuan police station commander Supt. Nonito Asdai disclosed the first buy bust operation was conducted in... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Zambo City solon ready to wage new fight vs Moro ‘superstate’In the last Congress, Zamboanga City Rep. Celso Lobregat had vigorously opposed
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
In the last Congress, Zamboanga City Rep. Celso Lobregat had vigorously opposed the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL). Now he seems ready to wage the same battle. On Wednesday, Lobregat raised fears that the BBL might create a “superstate” in Mindanao... Read more
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Inquirier.net
This Week’s Milestones: Oct. 8-14, 2017Act No. 39. The early Malay settlers called the city “Jambangan,” which means “
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
Act No. 39. The early Malay settlers called the city “Jambangan,” which means “land of the flowers.” The population of Zamboanga City in 2015 was 861,799. Compiled by Kathleen de Villa, Inquirer Research Sources: Inquirer Archives, DOT,... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
How a Mindanaoan became a bestselling author in the US(Vol 1 and 2) and Advances in Geoeconomics. Filipino-American business author
Manila Standard Today / Posted 9 days ago
(Vol 1 and 2) and Advances in Geoeconomics. Filipino-American business author Dr. J. Mark Munoz Muñoz grew up in Zamboanga City. “My father was an insurance executive. I had a traditional Filipino upbringing and embraced the country’s... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
SNIPE SWIPEStext message notice, gives some leeway to SS. Three persons, including a villa
Zamboanga Today / Posted 9 days ago
text message notice, gives some leeway to SS. Three persons, including a village official, were arrested in a drug bust in Zamboanga City, a police official said Thursday, October 5, Police Station 6 Chief Nonito Asdai reported. Arrested were... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Newly promoted cop shot dead(SDET) operative of Police Station 2 and presently assigned with the Criminal I
Zamboanga Today / Posted 9 days ago
(SDET) operative of Police Station 2 and presently assigned with the Criminal Investigation and Detective Management of Zamboanga City Police Office (ZCPO) and a resident of the Barangay Camino Nuevo. Initial investigation showed that SPO3... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Teacher may face case for FB postsThe Zamboanga City Police Office (ZCPO) is planning to file a case against a te
Zamboanga Today / Posted 9 days ago
The Zamboanga City Police Office (ZCPO) is planning to file a case against a teacher who posted pictures of an incident that transpired last September 30 along R.T. Lim boulevard that went viral on social media. A DepEd teacher, Rosheri Gumotud... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
PRO9 to investigate death of man in police custodywas held by the police for not allowing the authorities to check his backpack w
Zamboanga Today / Posted 9 days ago
was held by the police for not allowing the authorities to check his backpack which he was bringing at the said event. The Zamboanga City Police Office (ZCPO) reported that Eduardo allegedly also attacked and stabbed PO2 Antonette Peralta y De... Read more
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Sun Star
Davao linked to 11 destinationsdomestic route includes Davao to Manila, Clark, Cebu, Iloilo, Bacolod, Puerto P
Sun Star / Posted 10 days ago
domestic route includes Davao to Manila, Clark, Cebu, Iloilo, Bacolod, Puerto Princesa, Tacloban, Kalibo, Zamboanga City, and Cagayan de Oro City. The Davao-Singapore route is the only existing international flight at FBIA and is... Read more
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The Manila Times
DepEd-ARMM releases 4,000 chairs, tables in Suluschool, in Sulu. DepEd-ARMM secretary John Amil Magno personally inspected the
The Manila Times / Posted 10 days ago
school, in Sulu. DepEd-ARMM secretary John Amil Magno personally inspected the armchairs and teacher’s tables delivered in Zamboanga city prior to its transfer to Jolo. “I wanted to ensure that the 4,000 plus chairs are all accounted for and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Audit team sent to Army unitwent into hiding, claiming that the military had been hunting him down and had
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 days ago
went into hiding, claiming that the military had been hunting him down and had placed the houses of his relatives in Zamboanga City under surveillance. It was not clear who was the division commander when Alfonso supposedly discovered the... Read more
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The Manila Times
3 Abu Sayyaf fighters surrender in Sulu–militaryZAMBOANGA CITY – The Philippine Army is investigating three Abu Sayyaf members
The Manila Times / Posted 12 days ago
ZAMBOANGA CITY – The Philippine Army is investigating three Abu Sayyaf members following their surrender in Sulu province in southern Philippines, officials said Wednesday. The trio – Alex Issan, 38; Madjidul Asara, 47; and Jimil Inggan, 25, –... Read more
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Pilipino Star
DOT allots P2M to turn Zamboanga into City of FlowersZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines — The Department of Tourism is alloting P2 million
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 days ago
ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines — The Department of Tourism is alloting P2 million to bring back Zamboanga City's reputation as the "city of flowers." Antonio Fernando Blanco, regional director, said the DOT will buy bougainvillea that will be initially... Read more
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Sun Star
DICT monitors Madrasaallegedly pointing to some graduates of certain learning institutions in Baguio
Sun Star / Posted 13 days ago
allegedly pointing to some graduates of certain learning institutions in Baguio who have been involved in illegal acts in Zamboanga City. “The objective of educating members of the police is for them to be mindful of the Muslim culture and the... Read more
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