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Zamboanga Today
Four houses destroyed by fire2017 11:49 Four houses made-of-light materials were totally razed to the groun
Zamboanga Today / Posted 7 hours ago
2017 11:49 Four houses made-of-light materials were totally razed to the ground in Royal Lane Drive, Barangay Tugbungan. Zamboanga City Central Fire Station (ZCCFS), District Fire Marshall Clint Cha identified the owners of the houses as Jocelyn... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Police arrest armed fishermanfisherman was arrested for illegal possession of firearms and ammunition in Sit
Zamboanga Today / Posted 7 hours ago
fisherman was arrested for illegal possession of firearms and ammunition in Sitio Camias, Barangay Busay, Sacol Island, Zamboanga City, Tuesday. The suspect was identified as Muksan Sacandal y Kalung, 55, married and a resident of the same... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Two suspected Abu Sayyaf members nabbed in Zamboangaof the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) were arrested by joint police and military person
Zamboanga Today / Posted 7 hours ago
of the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) were arrested by joint police and military personnel in Sitio Malasugat, Barangay Sangali, Zamboanga City, on Tuesday. A report coming from Zamboanga City Police Office (ZCPO) identified the suspects as Jalani... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Arrest of litterbugs to start Nov. 27litterbugs or anybody who litters/throws garbage on the streets and public plac
Zamboanga Today / Posted 7 hours ago
litterbugs or anybody who litters/throws garbage on the streets and public places within the central business district of Zamboanga City. Public Services Officer Rodrigo Pagotaisidro of OCENR announced this during the meeting with stakeholders... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Bangko Sentral warns of counterfeit moneysaid that amid the massive campaign against counterfeit money, fake bills are s
Zamboanga Today / Posted 7 hours ago
said that amid the massive campaign against counterfeit money, fake bills are still proliferating in the country, including Zamboanga City. Pamaran has warned the public anew to be more vigilant against the proliferation of counterfeit peso bills,... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
WMSU student invents ‘trike meter’ to solve fare over-charging in Zambofare based on the prevailing fare matrix for tricycles. Aguilar modeled this de
Zamboanga Today / Posted 7 hours ago
fare based on the prevailing fare matrix for tricycles. Aguilar modeled this device after taxi cab meters. Commuters in Zamboanga City have been experiencing inconveniences with trike drivers, often labeled as “vultures on wheels”, who... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Zambo receives calamity aid from League of CitiesThursday, 23 November 2017 11:47 The League of Cities of the Philippines (LCP)
Zamboanga Today / Posted 7 hours ago
Thursday, 23 November 2017 11:47 The League of Cities of the Philippines (LCP) has extended financial support to Zamboanga City for its recovery efforts following the declaration of state of calamity last month due to inclement weather. Mayor Beng... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
WMSU, WMBA host National Training on Bio-Threat Reduction for LGUsDean of the WMSU Graduate Studies and concurrent president of WMBA; “BioRisk Co
Zamboanga Today / Posted yesterday
Dean of the WMSU Graduate Studies and concurrent president of WMBA; “BioRisk Contingency Management in Local Governance: Zamboanga City Approach” by Dr. Eduardo M. Bisquera, Jr., Assistant Department Head, Office of the City Environment and... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
D' CUSTODIAN BALLER … NELLIEel aprende kita teamwork, pasencia y paquelaya el respeto y relascion na otro a
Zamboanga Today / Posted yesterday
el aprende kita teamwork, pasencia y paquelaya el respeto y relascion na otro atleta . Ahora yo un empleado de Govierno na Zamboanga City Medical Center como secretaria del Out patient Department Chief .. Gracias .” (By Elong Natividad) Add... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Woman found deadbelieved to have been murdered, was found with multiple hack wounds in an isola
Zamboanga Today / Posted yesterday
believed to have been murdered, was found with multiple hack wounds in an isolated area in Sitio Lima, Barangay Baluno, Zamboanga City, on Monday. SPO1 Rudy Deleña, investigator-on-case, told Zamboanga Today that Brigida Alido y Francisco, 32,... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Grade 7 student dies in freak accidentcollapsed on top of them inside the Don Pablo Lorenzo Memorial High School in G
Zamboanga Today / Posted yesterday
collapsed on top of them inside the Don Pablo Lorenzo Memorial High School in Governor Ramos Avenue, Barangay Sta. Maria, Zamboanga City, on Tuesday. Chief Inspector Rolly Joaquino, Police Station 7 chief, identified the fatality as Grey Shen... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
BSP: Money in Zamboanga enough for holiday seasonWednesday, 22 November 2017 13:53 The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) said t
Zamboanga Today / Posted yesterday
Wednesday, 22 November 2017 13:53 The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) said that supply of currency notes in Zamboanga City is enough amid the strong demand for money during the Christmas holidays. Bank Officer II, Hermogenes Buenaflor Jr., said... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
(As projects go on full swing) Lobregat seeks understanding for inconveniencesaid. Multi-million pesos projects facilitated by the solon being implemented
Zamboanga Today / Posted yesterday
said. Multi-million pesos projects facilitated by the solon being implemented by DPWH contractors are in full swing in Zamboanga City. Lobregat said that another upcoming major infrastructure project which will surely cause major traffic... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Police tightens security in Zambo22 November 2017 13:52 In an effort to avert criminal activities during the fa
Zamboanga Today / Posted yesterday
22 November 2017 13:52 In an effort to avert criminal activities during the fast approaching yuletide season, the Zamboanga City Police Office have intensified the deployment of their personnel to the different parts of the city. In an... Read more
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The Manila Times
Student killed, another injured as basketball hoop collapses in Zamboanga CityZAMBOANGA CITY – A high school student was killed and another injured after a b
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
ZAMBOANGA CITY – A high school student was killed and another injured after a basketball hoop collapsed and pinned the victims inside the school’s gymnasium in Zamboanga City in southern Philippines, local government officials said... Read more
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Pilipino Star
P1.5-M in shabu seized in Bongao buy-bustZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines — Personnel of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agen
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines — Personnel of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency and the police arrested a drug suspect and seized P1.5 million worth of shabu in Bongao, Tawi-Tawi on Monday. PDEA regional director Lyndon Aspacio said Tuesday that... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
An OFW bankand its newly-appointed officials did not act on Macasaet’s proposal. Serendip
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
and its newly-appointed officials did not act on Macasaet’s proposal. Serendipitously, Rolly Macasaet, who hails from Zamboanga City, and I found ourselves together in the movement to field Mayor Rodrigo Duterte of Davao City for the... Read more
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The Manila Times
Military steps up ops against NPA rebelsZAMBOANGA CITY: Government forces have stepped up its operations against the co
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
ZAMBOANGA CITY: Government forces have stepped up its operations against the communist rebel group New People’s Army (NPA) in Zamboanga Peninsula with the capture of two of its senior leaders in Pagadian City while about one hundred families fled... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Radio broadcaster held in Dipolog City for libel caseZAMBOANGA CITY – A radio broadcaster was being held by the police’s Criminal In
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
ZAMBOANGA CITY – A radio broadcaster was being held by the police’s Criminal Investigation and Detection Group in Dipolog City following his arrest for libel on Monday. It was learned that Celestine Nick Carbonel, 47, of dxFL-FM, was sued by... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Military official wants ARMM to remain under Martial LawZAMBOANGA CITY — A senior military commander wants Autonomous Region in Muslim
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
ZAMBOANGA CITY — A senior military commander wants Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) to remain under the Martial Law. Lt. Gen. Carlito Galvez Jr., commander of Western Mindanao Command (Westmincom), said he wants to extend Martial Law in... Read more
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The Manila Times
Security forces step up operations vs NPA rebelsZAMBOANGA CITY– Security forces have stepped up its operations against the comm
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
ZAMBOANGA CITY– Security forces have stepped up its operations against the communist rebel group New People’s Army (NPA) in Zamboanga Peninsula following the capture of two senior insurgent leaders in Pagadian City, officials said. Officials said... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Military pushes back deadline vs Abu SayyafZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines — The military in Western Mindanao has pushed back
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines — The military in Western Mindanao has pushed back its deadline to clear Sulu and Basilan of the Abu Sayyaf. Lt. Gen. Carlito Galvez Jr., head of the Western Mindanao Command, said security forces fell short of meeting... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Anti-drugs agents nab suspected shabu peddler in Tawi-TawiZAMBOANGA CITY – Anti-illegal drugs agents, backed by policemen, arrested a 40-
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
ZAMBOANGA CITY – Anti-illegal drugs agents, backed by policemen, arrested a 40-year-old man and seized some P1.5-million worth of suspected shabu during a buy-bust operation in Bongao, Tawi-Tawi, the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) in... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Cops, probers undergo training on drug caseshandling drug cases in a bid to ensure successful implementation of the war on
Zamboanga Today / Posted 2 days ago
handling drug cases in a bid to ensure successful implementation of the war on illegal drugs in the city. Initiated by the Zamboanga City Drug Abuse Council headed by Mayor Beng Climaco in partnership with the City Disaster Risk Reduction and... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Woman dead, three hurt in road mishapand his two companions,including a 2-year-old boy, were injured in a road accid
Zamboanga Today / Posted 2 days ago
and his two companions,including a 2-year-old boy, were injured in a road accident along MCLL Highway, Barangay Tagasilay, Zamboanga City, on Sunday. Injured in the accident were Reejay Alegre y Ventura, 18, single, driver of the RUSI 125... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Cops arrest man for illegal drugsThe Zamboanga City Police Office (ZCPO) “Oplan Vida y Bala” composite team led
Zamboanga Today / Posted 2 days ago
The Zamboanga City Police Office (ZCPO) “Oplan Vida y Bala” composite team led by Supt. Diomarie Albarico swooped down the roads of Barangay Tetuan, Zamboanga City, on Sunday that led to the arrest of a suspicious person carrying illegal drugs. A... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Ombudsman dismisses Musa case vs Mayoralleging that he was removed as the IPMR to the Sangguniang Panlungsod (SP) due
Zamboanga Today / Posted 3 days ago
alleging that he was removed as the IPMR to the Sangguniang Panlungsod (SP) due to loss of confidence as stated in the Zamboanga City indigenous Peoples Council of Leaders resolution 8, series 2015 dated August 20, 2015. This resolution was... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Barangay chairman found deadBasilan Province was found dead on Saturday near the gate of a pension house in
Zamboanga Today / Posted 3 days ago
Basilan Province was found dead on Saturday near the gate of a pension house in Governor Camins Avenue, Barangay Canelar, Zamboanga City. Police Station 11 report identified the fatality as Romeo Natividad y Hilarion, 65, married, barangay... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
(Amid threats of terror attack) Beltran reiterates call on police to be vigilantordered the police to strengthen police visibility and to coordinate with Task
Zamboanga Today / Posted 3 days ago
ordered the police to strengthen police visibility and to coordinate with Task Force Zamboanga for the security measure in Zamboanga City and the region as well. It will be recalled that the Quezon City police arrested three ASG members identified... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
SNIPE SWIPESis the defeat of the Abu Sayyaf Group in Sulu and Basilan,” he stressed. “This
Zamboanga Today / Posted 3 days ago
is the defeat of the Abu Sayyaf Group in Sulu and Basilan,” he stressed. “This is very important to maintain security in Zamboanga City considering its strategic location in the Zamboanga Peninsula.” Pretty soon the Communist Party of the... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
LADY PANTHER WRESTLER… ERICAsila ta esta na Barangay de Guiwan, Ciudad de Zamboanga . Ya estudia elementari
Zamboanga Today / Posted 3 days ago
sila ta esta na Barangay de Guiwan, Ciudad de Zamboanga . Ya estudia elementaria na Guiwan Elementary School, secondaria na Zamboanga City High School main y ahora na grade 10 . “ Ya principia yo na desportes de Wrestling na edad 10 año, aquel... Read more
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Sun Star
Navy intercepts 5,000 sacks of ricehappened near the shores of the Arena Point in Davao Oriental where the joint o
Sun Star / Posted 3 days ago
happened near the shores of the Arena Point in Davao Oriental where the joint operatives stopped the motorboat coming from Zamboanga City and going to a warehouse in Maco, Compostela Valley Province. Captain Hadun Hamil, the ship's captain, said... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
12 caught illegally ferrying rice sacks(Philippine National Police) Maritime and NFA were already informed,” she said.
Manila Standard Today / Posted 3 days ago
(Philippine National Police) Maritime and NFA were already informed,” she said. Jansor said the boat was traveling from Zamboanga City to Compostela Valley. “Initially they were supposed to bring the rice to a certain family in Maco, Comval,”... Read more
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The Manila Times
2 men linked to kidnap case arrested in ZamboZAMBOANGA CITY:– Police authorities are holding 2 residents of Cebu province af
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
ZAMBOANGA CITY:– Police authorities are holding 2 residents of Cebu province after being implicated in the alleged kidnapping of a son of a town mayor in Zamboanga del Norte province in southern Philippines, officials said. Officials said Jimmy... Read more
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The Manila Times
Sulu gov calls support for anti-terror driveZAMBOANGA CITY: Sulu Gov. Totoh Tan renewed his call on the people and urged ci
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
ZAMBOANGA CITY: Sulu Gov. Totoh Tan renewed his call on the people and urged citizens to support government efforts in anti-terrorism campaign. Tan made the appeal following a security meeting at the Capitol in Patikul town attended by senior... Read more
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The Manila Times
2 men linked to kidnapping of mayor’s son arrested in Zamboanga del NorteZAMBOANGA CITY – Police authorities are holding 2 residents of Cebu province af
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
ZAMBOANGA CITY – Police authorities are holding 2 residents of Cebu province after being implicated in the alleged kidnapping of a son of a town mayor in Zamboanga del Norte province in southern Philippines, officials said. Officials said Jimmy... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
SNIPE SWIPES31, 2017. The bonus consists of one month salary plus a P5,000 cash gift. Wit
Zamboanga Today / Posted 4 days ago
31, 2017. The bonus consists of one month salary plus a P5,000 cash gift. With this assurance, it’s is a done deal. The Zamboanga City State Polytechnic College (ZCSPC) will be a university vey soon. The Congressional Committee on Technical and... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
4 persons hurt in road mishapshowed that the truck was loaded with unprocessed rubber and was coming from Si
Zamboanga Today / Posted 4 days ago
showed that the truck was loaded with unprocessed rubber and was coming from Sitio Linduman heading towards the Zamboanga City Special Economic Zone and Freeport Authority in Sitio San Ramon, Barangay Talisayan, this city. Police said... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Lady cashier held-up by lone armed mandivested of cash amounting to P220,000 at gunpoint by an armed man wearing a bo
Zamboanga Today / Posted 4 days ago
divested of cash amounting to P220,000 at gunpoint by an armed man wearing a bonnet at Sitio Bahande, Barangay Calabasa, Zamboanga City on Friday morning. Inspector Dalhan Samuddin, Deputy Commander of Police Station 2, identified the lady... Read more
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Daily Mail
The WEIRDEST Christmas dinners people around the world eatwe eat at midnight on Christmas Eve.' We eat roast chicken, served with potato
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
we eat at midnight on Christmas Eve.' We eat roast chicken, served with potato salad, lettuce and rice crackers Raisa, of Zamboanga City, said: 'The centerpiece of the Christmas dinner is lechon, a roasted pig with super crunchy skin that we carve... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Police assures no ISIS recruitment in Zambo CitySaturday, 18 November 2017 14:32 The Zamboanga City Police Office yesterday as
Zamboanga Today / Posted 5 days ago
Saturday, 18 November 2017 14:32 The Zamboanga City Police Office yesterday assured that no recruitment is being conducted by ISIS terrorists in Zamboanga City. Police PIO, Sr. Insp. Shellamie Chang said that the police are closely monitoring the... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Over 400 boy scouts undergo pre-Jamboree training in Zambo400 boy scouts who converged in Camp Jose T. Atilano in barangay Pasonanca from
Zamboanga Today / Posted 5 days ago
400 boy scouts who converged in Camp Jose T. Atilano in barangay Pasonanca from different public and private schools in Zamboanga City are now undergoing pre-jamboree training in preparation for the 6th Association of Southeast Asian Nation... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Two men attacked outside videoke bar18 November 2017 14:29 Two men were stabbed and wounded at the vicinity of Bet
Zamboanga Today / Posted 5 days ago
18 November 2017 14:29 Two men were stabbed and wounded at the vicinity of Beth Videoke Bar in Zone 6, Barangay Ayala, Zamboanga City, Wednesday. The victims were identified as Roseller Tac-on y Villamino, 23 and Jerson Balele y Bantaya, 19,... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Police unit formed against guns-for-hirehired killers. Based from police records, Zamboanga del Sur has the highest sh
Zamboanga Today / Posted 5 days ago
hired killers. Based from police records, Zamboanga del Sur has the highest shooting incidents with 118 cases while Zamboanga City comes in at second place with 80 shooting incidents also involving guns-for-hire. Over 2,000 shooting... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Usec. Año shares to RPOC-9 lessons learned from Marawiis the defeat of the Abu Sayyaf Group in Sulu and Basilan,” he stressed. “This
Zamboanga Today / Posted 5 days ago
is the defeat of the Abu Sayyaf Group in Sulu and Basilan,” he stressed. “This is very important to maintain security in Zamboanga City considering its strategic location in the Zamboanga Peninsula.” “Rest assured we shall facilitate and fast... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Pharmacy robbedguard and his accomplice, an electrician, who robbed on Wednesday, the Oro Wond
Zamboanga Today / Posted 5 days ago
guard and his accomplice, an electrician, who robbed on Wednesday, the Oro Wonder Drug Pharmacy in Veterans Avenue, Zamboanga City. Police report disclosed that one of the store employees, whose identity was withheld, confessed to the... Read more
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The Manila Times
3 alleged Abu Sayyaf men nabbed for plot to attack Asean summitis associated with the Maute terror group. Authorities found out that he left
The Manila Times / Posted 5 days ago
is associated with the Maute terror group. Authorities found out that he left Basilan on October 9 for Metro Manila via Zamboanga City. Further investigation revealed that Sabtalin and Jhofar, who arrived in Metro Manila earlier, met with... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
2017 MUAY THAI NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS. Despues ya manda conele parra juga su mayores porcaosa bajo su grado na escue
Zamboanga Today / Posted 6 days ago
. Despues ya manda conele parra juga su mayores porcaosa bajo su grado na escuela del 2014 . Estaba estudiante le de Zamboanga City High School West despues ya transfiri le para na Claret High School . Tan practice le cada Sabado ya lang del... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Missing boy found deadA 14-year-old boy who had gone missing on Wednesday while swimming at Caragasan
Zamboanga Today / Posted 6 days ago
A 14-year-old boy who had gone missing on Wednesday while swimming at Caragasan Beach in Barangay Maasin, Zamboanga City, was found dead, floating along the shore, yesterday. Police Station 8 Commander, Sr. Insp. Daniel Taub identified the fatality... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
ZCSPC gets positive feedbacks on conversion to universityZamboanga City State Polytechnic College (ZCSPC) is moving forward to becoming
Zamboanga Today / Posted 6 days ago
Zamboanga City State Polytechnic College (ZCSPC) is moving forward to becoming the Zamboanga Peninsula Polytechnic State University, pending compliance of the requirements mandated by the Commissipn on Higher Education (CHED). This after the House... Read more
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