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Solon cautions on issuance of arms to barangay officials

A leader of the House of Representatives said the proposal to arm barangay chiefs should be studied carefully should the Duterte government intend to implement it. Solon cautions on issuance of arms to barangay officials A leader of the House of Representatives said on Tuesday the proposal to arm barangay chiefs should be studied carefully… link: Solon cautions on issuance of arms to barangay officials.....»»

Category: newsSource: manilainformer manilainformerJul 3rd, 2018

Release of PDEA list of narco-bgy execs urged

WHERE’S the drug list? A Mindanaoan solon asked the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA), which earlier promised to reveal the names of barangay officials involved in illegal drugs. Iligan City Rep. Frederick Siao said now is the time to disclose the names of barangay officials linked to illegal activities since….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsApr 24th, 2018

Bare list of barangay execs tagged in drug trade now, solon tells PDEA

A lawmaker called on the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) on Tuesday to now fulfill its promise of publicly disclosing its list of barangay officials tagged in illegal drugs trade.   Iligan City Rep. Frederick Siao, a member of the House committee on suffrage and electoral reforms, sought the release of the 289 names of barangay officials submitted to PDEA in time for the upcoming barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan elections on May 14.   "Nasaan na ang listahan ng mga umano'y 289 na barangay officials na sangkot sa illegal drugs? Was that just a ploy, a slip of the tongue, a misquote, or a PR stunt? If the PDEA does have such a list, then now is the time to ...Keep on reading: Bare list of barangay execs tagged in drug trade now, solon tells PDEA.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 24th, 2018

CHR cautions PDEA against plan to name suspected barangay ‘narcopols’

The Commission on Human Rights (CHR) has cautioned the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) against its plan to publicly name barangay officials allegedly involved in the narcotics trade. PDEA should instead let due process take its course. While the CHR acceded that it understood the PDEA's rationale to "inform voters that these officials are not worthy of public office," especially in light of the barangay elections this May, the rights body underscored that "presumption of innocence and right to due process must not be compromised as these are Constitutional guarantees to ensure that human rights are protected at all times." "The Commission agrees that there is a need to cl...Keep on reading: CHR cautions PDEA against plan to name suspected barangay ‘narcopols’.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 21st, 2018

Sulu municipal mayor, execs surrender arms to military

MANILA, Philippines –  Municipal Mayor Anton Burahan of Pata, Sulu, along with his barangay captains and additional government officials, personally surrendered a cache of so-called "war materiel" to the Joint Task Force Sulu (JTF Sulu). Brigadier General Cirilito Sobejana, commander of the JTF, said the following were surrendered by the mayor ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 3rd, 2018

Amend law first before appointing barangay officials – solon - Inquirer.net

Amend law first before appointing barangay officials – solon - Inquirer.net.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsMar 26th, 2017

Iloilo up in arms against mosquitoes

ILOILO CITY: Village officials and residents of Barangay Benedicto in Jaro district here are preparing to battle disease-carrying mosquitoes after three residents were found afflicted with the Zika virus. Barangay Chairman Luisito Villarina rallied the re.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsSep 15th, 2016

CSC starts search for outstanding gov’t workers

      The nominations to this year's search for oustanding government workers are now open, the Civil Service Commission (CSC) announced on Tuesday. The CSC said that the nominations to the 2019 Search for Outstanding Government Workers (SOGW) can now be submitted to the provincial and regional offices of the CSC. The SOGW is part of CSC's Honor Award Program where the government will award individuals or group of individuals who have excelled in public service and shown utmost dedication and commitment. All elective and appointive government workers, including barangay officials, may be nominated in any of the three categories, namely: the Presidential L...Keep on reading: CSC starts search for outstanding gov’t workers.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated News7 hr. 41 min. ago

Barangay officials should look at entrepreneurship with developmental mindset – Usec. Maglaya

DTI Undersecretary Zenaida Cuison-Maglaya urged the barangay chiefs present during the Zamboanga Peninsula Barangay Negosyo Summit to look at entrepreneurship with developmental mindset to help their constituents in a long-term basis......»»

Category: newsSource:  samarnewsRelated NewsNov 16th, 2018

BIG FALSE LIE: PECO denies bribery try on barangay captains

By: Emme Rose Santiagudo PANAY Electric Company (PECO) confirmed asking support from Iloilo City officials and residents on its effort to retain its congressional franchise but denied offering bribe. PECO corporate communications officer Mikel Afzelius even called the bribery allegation “a big, false lie.” Afzelius said they have been sending letters seeking the support of barangays […] The post BIG FALSE LIE: PECO denies bribery try on barangay captains appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsNov 15th, 2018

Diño assures impartial probe

Don’t even think about it. Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) Undersecretary Martin Diño yesterday warned officials of Barangay 350 in Sta. Cruz, Manila against any attempt at muddling the investigation against its chairman, Felipe Falcon Jr., who is accused of mauling a 16-year-old boy last week. In a radio interview, Diño vowed to […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsNov 14th, 2018

Junjun Binay cites barangay execs’ role in local governance

Barangay officials should be empowered as they play a key role in local governance, former Makati mayor Jejomar Erwin “Junjun” Binay Jr. said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 12th, 2018

Mayor must be first in line for drug test

Instead of subjecting grade school pupils to mandatory drug testing, all officials from President Duterte down to the last barangay captain should set the example by being the first to be examined for traces of prohibited narcotics......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 11th, 2018

Ozamiz beefs up security for Ligtas Undas 2018

OZAMIZ CITY, Misamis Occidental, Oct. 30 (PIA)--The members of Peace and Order Council (POC) of Ozamiz City and other barangay officials convened at City Mayor's Office to enforce "Oplan Biyaheng A.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsNov 2nd, 2018

Ozamiz beefs up security for Ligtas Undas 2018

OZAMIZ CITY, Misamis Occidental, Oct. 30 (PIA)--The members of Peace and Order Council (POC) of Ozamiz City and other barangay officials convened at City Mayor's Office to enforce "Oplan Biyaheng A.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsNov 1st, 2018

LnB, DILG Conducts Training For Newly Elected Cebu City Brgy. Officials

Liga ng Barangay (LnB) in partnership with the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) of Cebu City conducted an orientation and training for newly elected barangay officials at Harolds Hotel. The seminar entitled “BNEO for GREAT Barangays Program” or Barangay Newly Elected Officials (BNEO) under Grassroots renewal and Empowerment for Accountable and Transparent (GREAT) […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsOct 24th, 2018

Davide, Sports Execs Break Ground on Capitol’s P20-M Sport Complex Project

This one is for the athletes. Gov. Hilario P. Davide III, together with other Capitol and sports officials, led the groundbreaking ceremony of the Cebu Provincial Sports Complex in Sitio Sudlon, Barangay Lahug in Cebu City on Friday, Oct. 19. The Cebu Provincial Government, through the Provincial Engineering Office, implemented the construction of the P19.96 […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsOct 23rd, 2018

Political killings: 2 campaign volunteers of Abra governor slain

BAGUIO CITY --- Two campaign volunteers of reelectionist Abra Gov. Maria Jocelyn Bernos were killed on Monday in an ambush in Dolores town, the bailiwick of one of her political rivals. But police and election officials had yet to determine whether the attack was related to next year's elections. Men armed with a shotgun and an assault rifle fired at Rodel Pilor, 34, and Roland Lazara, 43, who were on a motorcycle at Barangay Kimmalaba in Dolores at 9:15 a.m. Bernos is running against Dolores Mayor Robert Victor "JR" Seares Jr. Seares' cousin, the former Abra Electric Cooperative general manager, Loreto Seares Jr., is also running for governor. Call for justice "We ...Keep on reading: Political killings: 2 campaign volunteers of Abra governor slain.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2018

NegOcc releases P1.175-M in barangay insurance claims

BACOLOD CITY – The Negros Occidental provincial government has released a total of PHP1.175 million in insurance claims to beneficiaries of the Barangay Insurance Program for Barangay Tanods, Officials, and Employees. The turn-over rites held at the Provincial Capitol on Tuesday was led by Governor Alfredo Marañon Jr., who distributed the checks to the family-beneficiaries […] The post NegOcc releases P1.175-M in barangay insurance claims appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsOct 18th, 2018

USec. Di& '2013265921;o& '2013266080; bats for Magna Carta of brgy officials

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, Oct. 17 (PIA) - - Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) Undersecretary for Barangay Affairs Martin Dino vowed to work out for a Magna Carta for barangay officia.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsOct 18th, 2018

USec. Di& '2013265921;o& '2013266080; bats for Magna Carta of brgy officials

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, Oct. 17 (PIA) - - Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) Undersecretary for Barangay Affairs Martin Dino vowed to work out for a Magna Carta for barangay officia.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsOct 18th, 2018