Saturday, October 24, 2020

Zambo rolls out ‘Measles Rubella - Polio” immunity drive

THE LOCAL government urged parents and guardians to have their children immunized against Measles Rubella and Polio.

SUNDAY REFLECTION by Mayor Beng Climaco

'29th Sunday- Mission Sunday'

“Here am I Lord, send me! Grant that we may always conform our will to yours and serve you with sincerity!” These form part of prayers in today’s Eucharistic celebration!

Flash floods damage Zambo farms

THE RECENT flash floods brought about by heavy rains had destroyed over 96 hectares of farmland planted with rice, corn and high value commercial crops here and affected 104 farmers, the City Agriculturist Office reported.

City Council urged to approve ‘Executive Budget’

MAYOR BENG Climaco renewed her appeals to the City Council to approve the Executive Budget 2021 amounting to P4.3 billion.

Beng signs Anti-Discrimination Ordinance

MAYOR BENG Climaco signed into the ordinance on comprehensive anti-discrimination that protects and enhances the right of the people to human dignity, reduces social, economic and political inequalities, and removes cultural inequities.

Zambo reports spike in Covid-19 cases

ZAMBOANGA CITY reported a surge in Covid-19 cases, citing reports from health authorities blaming community transmission to the spike of the deadly respiratory disease.

Covid-19 contact tracing, digital na rin

HINIHIKAYAT NG Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) ang lahat ng mga local governments (LGUs), mga establisimyento, at ang publiko na gamitin ang pinabuting Staysafe.Ph digital contract tracing system upang mapigilan ang pagkalat ng Covid-19.

Funds for anti-Covid vaccines ready

PRESIDENT DUTERTE assured the public that the government has money for the acquisition of Russian and Chinese vaccines for the coronavirus disease.

Kailangan wasakin ang Marawi: Duterte

INAMIN NI Pangulong Duterte ang pagwasak sa Marawi City sa kasagsagan ng labanan kontra mga teroristang grupo ang tanging paraang upang mapuksa ang mga ito.

Islamic school is foundation of good morals

SULU GOVERNOR Sakur Tan branded as preposterous the statement of Philippine military chief General Gilbert Gapay that madaris or Islamic schools in the province are suspected of radicalizing students.

Gwen inaugurates road projects on Bantayan Island

CEBU GOVERNOR Gwendolyn Garcia inaugurated road projects worth about P200 million on Bantayan Island dubbed as “Paradise of the North” and adjudged the 7th most visited place in the country and Number 1 in Visayas in 2019 by the Department of Tourism.

Cebu re-opens tourist spots

CEBU GOV. Gwendolyn Garcia said local tourists should not be given a hard time by requiring them with many documentary travel requirements and even announced that there are no age restrictions for Cebuanos who wish to visit renowned tourist spots in the province.

Red tide up in Eastern Visayas

THE BUREAU of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources issued another warning against the consumption of shellfish as several areas in Eastern Visayas are still infested with red tide.

Google offers free listing of products

GOOGLE PHILIPPINES now allows businesses to list their products on the Google Shopping tab for free to help micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs) recover.

Thursday, October 22, 2020

Banners proof of people's disgust over Reds' atrocities

THERE IS nothing wrong with tarpaulins set up in various parts of Metro Manila that condemn the atrocities of the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People's Army (CPP-NPA), Interior Secretary Eduardo Año said on Thursday.   

Voter registration now from Monday-Friday

STARTING NEXT  month, the voter registration will be from Mondays to Fridays, the Commission on Elections (Comelec) said on Thursday.  

DOLE to roll out 'free bikes project' for informal workers

AROUND  900 informal sector workers who were displaced due to the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) pandemic are set to benefit from the initial rollout of the “free bicycles project” of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE).