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Riding-in-tandem gunmen kill Bacolod rights lawyer

A human rights lawyer who responded to the massacre of Sagay farmers was shot dead in Kabankalan, Negros Occidental on Monday night......»»

Category: newsSource: davaotoday davaotodayNov 8th, 2018

IBP urges gov’t to quickly solve killing of rights lawyer

The Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) called on the government on Tuesday to immediately solve the killing of human rights lawyer Benjamin Ramos. Ramos was killed Tuesday evening after being shot by a gunmen riding in tandem on a motorcycle. READ:Human rights lawyer shot dead in Kabankalan, Negros Occidental He was handling the case of the so-called Mabinay 6 -- six young activitists arrested in Negros Oriental last April for allegedly being communist rebels. He was also part of the team that provided assistance to peasants in Sagay in Negros Occidental, where nine sugar farmers were shot dead last October. "We decry this latest incident in a quick succession of viol...Keep on reading: IBP urges gov’t to quickly solve killing of rights lawyer.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 7th, 2018

Riding-in-tandem gunmen kill radio announcer in Negros Oriental

MANILA, Philippines – Motorcycle-riding gunmen killed a radio announcer in La Libertad town in Negros Oriental early Friday morning, December 28. The National Union of Journalists of the Philippines (NUJP) alerted the media on the attack on radio announcer Gabriel "Kumander Aguila" Alburo. Alburo, 50, was on a ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 28th, 2018

Riding-in-tandem gunmen kill police officer in Negros Oriental

NEGROS ORIENTAL, Philippines – Motorcycle-riding gunmen  killed the deputy police chief of Guihulngan City in this province on Wednesday morning, December 19. Senior Inspector Porferio Gabuya Jr, deputy for operations of Guihulngan City Police Station, was having coffee at the San Vicente Ferrer Enterprises along the national highway of Barangay Poblacion in Guihulngan ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 19th, 2018

Riding-in-tandem gunmen kill Zamboanga del Sur town councilor

ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines – Motorcycle-riding men on Tuesday, December 4, gunned down a town councilor in Zamboanga del Sur, police said. In a spot report, Police Regional Office 9 (PRO-9) identified the victim as Councilor Romeo Mainar Sr of Sominot, Zamboanga del Sur. PRO-9 said Mainar was shot dead ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 4th, 2018

People’s lawyers face false charges, Red-tagging, murder

Last Tuesday night, human rights lawyer Benjamin Ramos, who assisted the families of the nine farm workers massacred in a Sagay City hacienda on Oct. 20, was gunned down by a tandem of motorcycle-riding men near his home in Kabangkalan City......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 10th, 2018

Two gunmen kills lawyer

BACOLOD CITY – Two motorcycle-riding gunmen assassinated a lawyer at Galo-Hilado Streets in Barangay 20 here, morning of August 23, 2018. Senior Supt. Francisco Ebreo, Bacolod City Police Office (BCPO) director, said Atty. Rafael Atutubo, 62, succumbed to a gunshot wound on his left eye. The two masked suspects shot the lawyer at close range […] The post Two gunmen kills lawyer appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsAug 23rd, 2018

HRW condemns killing of another journalist

HUMAN RIGHTS Watch (HRW) denounced the killing of radio broadcaster Edmund Sestoso, who was shot by gunmen riding in tandem last April 30 in Dumaguete City. In a statement, HRW Asia Division researcher Carlos Conde said the murder was another demonstration of “the persistence of a culture of impunity in the Philippines” which drive Filipino journalists […] The post HRW condemns killing of another journalist appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMay 2nd, 2018

Motorcycle riding gunmen kill relative of DENR-ARMM exec

    COTABATO CITY -- A driver of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (DENR-ARMM) was killed while two others were hurt in an ambush here on Monday afternoon. Killed was DENR-ARMM van driver Abdulgani Guiama, 38, of Barangay Tamontaka 1, Cotabato City. Injured were Manuel Capin, DENR-ARMM supply officer, and Pablo Amador, a miner and visitor of the environment office. Senior Supt. Rolly Octavio, Cotabato City police director, said the victims were on board a van cruising Ramon Rabago Sr. Avenue at past 3 p.m. when two men riding tandem on motorbike opened fire. Responding police officers rushed the vi...Keep on reading: Motorcycle riding gunmen kill relative of DENR-ARMM exec.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 16th, 2017

Raps filed over slay try on Bacolod lawyer

BACOLOD CITY: The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) Western Visayas regional office has filed murder and frustrated murder charges against 11 suspects for conniving to kill lawyer Erfe del Castillo…READ The post Raps filed over slay try on Bacolod lawyer appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsFeb 5th, 2019

Cop shot dead by riding-in-tandem gunmen in Negros Oriental

  MANILA, Philippines --- A police officer was shot dead by motorcycle riding gunmen in Barangay Poblacion in Guihulngan City, Negros Oriental on Wednesday.   A report from the Negros Oriental police said Senior Insp. Porferio Gabuya Jr., was inside the San Vicente Ferrer Enterprises along the national highway in the said city when the suspects opened fire with an M4 rifle at around 10:25 a.m.   Gabuya was Deputy Chief of Police for Operations of the Guihulngan City Police Office.   Police said the suspects, who were wearing ski masks and sunglasses, fled after the shooting onboard the motorcycle.   The victim was rushed to the Guihulng...Keep on reading: Cop shot dead by riding-in-tandem gunmen in Negros Oriental.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 19th, 2018

Bacolod village chief shot dead

BACOLOD City – A village chief here was shot dead by two motorcycle-riding gunmen at Purok Paloma, Brgy 16, late evening of Dec. 1, 2018. Reports from Aksyon Radyo here identified the victim as Barangay Captain Nelson “Junjun” Ligaya of Brgy 16, here. Initial police investigation stated that Ligaya succumbed to six gunshot wounds. Witnesses […] The post Bacolod village chief shot dead appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2018

Barangay chairman patay sa pamamaril sa Bacolod

Ayon sa isa sa mga umuupa sa bahay ng biktima, apat na lalaking naka-bonnet umano ang bumaril sa kaniya at pawang mga riding-in-tandem. Source link link: Barangay chairman patay sa pamamaril sa Bacolod.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsDec 1st, 2018

Another ‘druggie’ killed by ‘riding-in-tandem’

RIDING-IN-TANDEM gunmen carried out another daring broad daylight assassination of a suspected drug personality in Iloilo City. Nestor Piagola, 33, of Barangay Zamora-Melliza, City Proper, Iloilo, was driving his passenger tricycle near the Iloilo Terminal Market when motorcycle-riding suspects (MRS) peppered him with bullets. The incident happened around 9:30 a.m. of Nov. 24, 2018 at […] The post Another ‘druggie’ killed by ‘riding-in-tandem’ appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsNov 25th, 2018

Negros police tracking POIs in lawyer’s slay

BACOLOD CITY: The Police Regional Office-6 (PRO-6) in Western Visayas said it already has several persons of interest in the murder of human rights lawyer Benjamin Ramos in Kabangkalan City, Negros Occidental. A statement issued by PRO-6 said one of the angles being explored is Ramos’ work of providing legal assistance and counsel for farmers… link: Negros police tracking POIs in lawyer’s slay.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsNov 10th, 2018

Duterte blasts communists: Why would I kill a lawyer?

MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte denied he was behind the killing of a lawyer for communists, as critics blamed the Philippine National Police for the death of human rights lawyer and peasant advocate Benjamin Ramos in Negros Occidental. "What the fucking shit? Why would I kill ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 8th, 2018

Drilon condemns killing of human rights lawyer

Senate Minority Leader Franklin M. Drilon on Thursday condemned the killing of human rights lawyer Benjamin Ramos, who was shot dead by motorcycle-riding men late Tuesday. “I condemn in the strongest term the killing of Atty. Ramos. He is a great loss to the legal profession and the Filipino people, especially the oppressed whose rights […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsNov 8th, 2018

Negros Occidental human rights lawyer shot dead

A human rights lawyer who assisted the families of the victims of a massacre in Sagay, Negros Occidental last month was gunned down by motorcycle-riding assailants on Tuesday night......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 7th, 2018

Negros Occidental human rights lawyer shot dead

A human rights lawyer who assisted the families of the victims of a massacre in Sagay, Negros Occidental last month was gunned down by motorcycle-riding assailants on Tuesday night......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 7th, 2018

Ex-convict shot dead in Guimaras

By: Gail T. Momblan AN EX-CONVICT was shot dead by still unidentified assailants at Sitio Carig-on, Barangay Agsanayan, Buenavista, Guimaras morning of October 10, 2018. Nataniel Jover, who was convicted of murder, was riding a jeepney when riding-in-tandem gunmen attacked him. Senior Inspector Jeffrey Ferrer said that in 2009, Jover killed municipal employee Gerardo Gonzales by […] The post Ex-convict shot dead in Guimaras appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsOct 10th, 2018

MYSTERY MURDERS: Riding-in-tandem killings in city remain unsolved

CASES of motorcycle-riding assassination in Iloilo City remain unsolved. Sr. Supt. Martin Defensor, Iloilo City Police Office (ICPO) officer-in-charge, expressed worries that such cases would end up as statistics. After Defensor assumed post on Sept 12, he met with the officers in charge of three killings involving motorcycle-riding gunmen. “So far, there have been no […] The post MYSTERY MURDERS: Riding-in-tandem killings in city remain unsolved appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsSep 27th, 2018