Gunmen kill construction worker inside jeepney in Davao City

DAVAOCITY--- Gunmen on a motorcycle shot and killed a construction worker inside a passenger jeepney along McArthur Highwayin Matina Balusong at around7:35 a.m. on Wednesday, police said. Chief Insp. Milgrace Driz,Southern Mindanaopolice spokesperson said Jomar Poral, who happened to turn 25on Wednesday, died due to multiple gunshot wounds. Driz said theassailants drove alongside the jeepney that Poral was riding in before opening fire and speeding off. Police are still investigating the incident, Driz said. /vvp...Keep on reading: Gunmen kill construction worker inside jeepney in Davao City.....»»

Category: newsSource: inquirer inquirerJul 4th, 2018

Construction worker patay nang saksakin ng 2 menor de edad sa Davao | ABS-CBN News

DAVAO CITY - Patay ang isang construction worker matapos bugbugin at pagsasaksakin umano ng 2 menor de edad dito sa lungsod, Biyernes......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsNov 10th, 2018

Worker killed in front of kin

A 37-year-old construction worker was killed in front of his immediate relatives inside his house on Friday night in Taguig City. Richard Dacumos, 37, was watching television in the living room of his house at 76 Rodriguez Compound, Ibayo, Bgy. Sta. Ana, when a lone assailant forcibly barged in and….....»»

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Davao police kill 2 robbers

DAVAO CITY – Police killed two of three gunmen who held up a couple in Davao City in southern Philippines […].....»»

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Gunmen kill man and 7-month-old daughter in North Cotabato

COTABATO CITY -- Unidentified gunmen killed a 44-year old man and his seven-month-old daughter and injured three others as they opened fire on a house in Midsayap, North Cotabatoon Sundayevening, the police reportedMonday. Supt. Gilbert Tuzon, chief of the Midsayap Municipal Police, said the incident took place in Barangay Malingao around7 p.m.Sunday. He identified those killed as Musa Sadang and his seven-month old daughter Malaiha. Injured were Jehan Buacan, 18; Melanie Buacan, 13; and Princess Kusa, 10 -- all of them relatives of Sadang's. "The victims were having dinner inside the house when the gunmen arrived and opened fire," Tuzon said. The gunmen immediately fled a...Keep on reading: Gunmen kill man and 7-month-old daughter in North Cotabato.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 16th, 2018

19-year-old worker shot dead in Pasig City

Two unidentified men gunned down a 19-year-old construction worker in Pasig City early Sunday morning, the police said.   A spot report of the Pasig City police identified the victim as Junnel Martinez.   The report said two men shot Martinez several times at about 5 a.m. inside Villa Evanglelista Compound in Barangay Palatiw.   The Pasig Rescue Team responded to the scene but the killers had already fled on foot.   Recovered from the crime scene were eight spend bullet casings of a still unknown caliber. /cbb...Keep on reading: 19-year-old worker shot dead in Pasig City.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 4th, 2018

Gunmen kill cop, attendant in Bohol cockpit arena shooting

      TAGBILARAN CITY, Bohol---A policeman and a female employee of a cockpit arena were killed by armed men inside the establishment in Dauis town, Bohol on Thursday afternoon.   The victims were identified as PO2 Zandro Zamora, 34, who had been on absent without official leave (Awol); and Paterna Acua, gatekeeper of New Dauis Cockpit Areana in Purok 2 in Barangay Totolan in Dauis town.   The police had yet to determine the motive behind the shooting of Zamora and who was the real target of the assailants.   But the Scene of Crime Operatives (SOCO) recovered a small sachet of suspected shabu inside the victim's pocket, aside f...Keep on reading: Gunmen kill cop, attendant in Bohol cockpit arena shooting.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 1st, 2018

Duterte bans deployment of workers to Kuwait; orders repatriation in 72 hours of workers who want to come home

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 09 February) — President Rodrigo Duterte has banned the deployment of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) to Kuwait due to the increasing number of abuses and deaths, including Filipina worker Joanne Daniela Demafelis whose body was recently discovered inside a freezer of an abandoned apartment in Al-Shaab, Kuwait. In a press conference at […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsFeb 9th, 2018

Young holdup suspects nabbed

THREE robbery-holdup suspects including a minor were arrested by the police after robbing jeepney passengers Saturday night in Quezon City. Quezon City Police District Director Police Chief Superintendent Guillermo Lorenzo T. Eleazar identified the suspects as Carl John Pinangay, 18, a construction worker of 414 Agham Road, Brgy. Bagong Pag-Asa;….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsJan 7th, 2018

NPA rebels kill tribal leader in Davao Norte

DAVAO CITY---Suspected New People's Army (NPA) rebels shot and killed a tribal chieftain in a hinterland community in Kapalong town in Davao del Norte on Sunday for allegedly refusing to give in to their extortion demands, the military reported on Tuesday. Datu Benandao Maogan died after being fired at by suspected NPA gunmen outside his home in Sitio (Sub-village) Luno-luno in Barangay (Village) Gupitan past 1 p.m., according to Lieutenant Amadeus Celestial, civil-military officer of the Army's 60th Infantry Battalion. Celestial said the 50-year-old leader of the Ata-Manobo tribe was walking near his house when about 15 rebels under the NPA's Guerrilla Front 34 blocked his way. ...Keep on reading: NPA rebels kill tribal leader in Davao Norte.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 19th, 2017

NEDA committee to deliberate P30B Davao monorail proposal by Dennis Uy’s Udenna Corp.

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 15 Feb) – The Investment Coordination Committee (ICC) of the National Economic Development Authority (NEDA) is set to deliberate within the month the unsolicited proposal of the company owned by Davao-based business tycoon Dennis Uy for the construction of a P30-billion monorail project in Davao City. NEDA 11 director Maria Lourdes […].....»»

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Construction of Davao regional government center pushed

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 14 Feb) – Different regional agencies signed on Thursday a memorandum of understanding for the construction of a 68-hectare regional government center of the Davao Region to rise in a government-owned property in Bago Oshiro, Tugbok, Davao City. National Economic and Development Agency (NEDA) 11 director Maria Lourdes Lim noted in […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsFeb 14th, 2019

Missionary group worker gets threatening text messages

DAVAO CITY --- An employee of Rural Missionaries of the Philippines-Northern Mindanao Sub-Region (RMP-NMR) received on Monday afternoon threating text messages from an unknown sender. RMP-NMR --- an inter-diocesan and inter-congregational group composed of priests and lay people --- also posted a statement about it on Tuesday. Fr. Allan Khen Apus, spokesperson of Karapatan in Northern Mindanao, did not name the employee for security reasons, but he said the employee received four text messages from mobile number 0906-154-0493. The sender addressed the RMP-NMR employee as "Tagalog," according to Apus. Below are the messages: "Tagalog nadakop nayung isang kasama niyo wal...Keep on reading: Missionary group worker gets threatening text messages.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 12th, 2019

PH, Japan exchange notes on P24-B road, bridge projects - Philippine News Agency

PH, Japan exchange notes on P24-B road, bridge projects DAVAO CITY The Philippine and Japanese governments on Sunday signed an exchange-of-notes for the construction of 150 kilometers of.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsFeb 11th, 2019

Drunk worker chases student with hand saw in Valenzuela City

A drunk construction worker was arrested after allegedly chasing a Grade 8 student with a hand saw in Valenzuela City Tuesday night......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 8th, 2019

Muslim leaders release guidelines to ensure maximum security in mosques in Davao City

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 1 Feb) – Moro religious leaders here have prohibited backpacks, big bags, boxes, and bulky plastic bags inside all mosques in Davao City starting Friday, February 1. The religious leaders released the guidelines following the January 27 twin explosions at the Our Lady of Mount Carmel Cathedral in Jolo, Sulu that […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsFeb 1st, 2019

2 dead, 4 hurt in Zamboanga mosque blast

    DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/ 30 January) – At least two persons were killed while four others were injured when a grenade was thrown inside a mosque in Zamboanga City early Wednesday, police said. Police said two unidentified men lobbed a grenade inside the mosque in Logoy Diutay, Barangay Talon-Talon where Muslim religious leaders coming […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsJan 30th, 2019

Davao bans backpacks, bags, boxes inside churches

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/ 30 January) – Security forces in Davao City have prohibited the bringing of backpacks and bulky plastic bags and boxes inside places of worship here to prevent similar bombing incidents that hit the Cathedral of Our Lady of Mount Carmel in Jolo, Sulu last Sunday leaving 20 people dead and 111 others wounded, Mayor […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsJan 30th, 2019

Davao City Catholic churches ban bags, backpacks after Jolo cathedral blasts

  MANILA, Philippines --- Churchgoers are no longer allowed to bring in bags, backpacks, knapsacks, boxes, cartons and similar items inside Catholic churches in Davao City.   This was announced by Davao Archbishop Romulo Valles in an advisory on Tuesday.   "Brothers and sisters, due to the current peace and order situation vis-a-vis threat of violence, please be informed that starting today, for all churchgoers, it is not allowed to bring with you bags, backpacks, knapsacks, boxes, cartons and the like into the church," the advisory read.   Churchgoers are instead advised to bring small purses, according to the advisory.   The advisory ...Keep on reading: Davao City Catholic churches ban bags, backpacks after Jolo cathedral blasts.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 30th, 2019

Panelo on Jolo Cathedral bombing: “with more reason martial law should be in place”

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 29 January) – There is “no other conclusion to reach” but “lapse in security” led to Sunday’s bombing inside and outside the Our Lady of Mount Carmel Cathedral in Jolo, Sulu that left 20 persons dead and at least a hundred others injured, Presidential spokesperson Salvador Panelo said Monday. “We will […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsJan 29th, 2019

How did the bomber/s get inside Jolo cathedral?

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 27 January) – How did the bomber or bombers get inside the Our Lady of Mount Carmel Cathedral in Jolo, Sulu on Sunday morning when the church has always been heavily guarded especially during Sundays and with martial law in place since May 2017, security is expected to have been tighter? […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsJan 27th, 2019