DCPO to deploy intelligence officers in schools vs CPP-NPA

Davao City Police Office (DCPO) Director Alexander Tagum said they plan to deploy police intelligence inside the premises of at least five schools to monitor the activities of "left-leaning organizations" whom he accused as fronts of the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People's Army (CPP-NPA)......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: News5 hr. 26 min. ago Related News

PCIJ REPORT | Watchdogs monitor more bad machines

A DISASTROUS mess. That, in a nutshell, is the picture painted by field reports obtained by PCIJ from poll watchdogs National Citizens’ Movement for Free Elections (NAMFREL) and Legal Network for Truthful Elections (LENTE) regarding the pilot testing of the Voter Registration Verification Machines (VRVMs) during the May 13, 2019 elections......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsAug 15th, 2019Related News

PWDs complain of inaccessibility in Davao’s buildings

A group advocating for the rights of persons with disability (PWD) asked the city council to inspect newly constructed buildings in the city that failed to comply in providing accessibility for PWDs......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsAug 15th, 2019Related News

Lumad women, their inter-generational struggle for self-determination

Like other women of society, the Lumad women have taken various roles in their society. From farming to raising children while their husbands go hunting, they have also taken a wider role of being the voice of their communities......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsAug 14th, 2019Related News

Davao City adopts third sisterhood agreement with Chinese municipality

The city government is now in its third sisterhood agreement with the People's Republic of China for possible potential areas of cooperation......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsAug 14th, 2019Related News

Youth activists tell Bato: we learn to tell right from wrong

Former police chief and now Senator Ronaldo “Bato” dela Rosa proposes to deploy police into universities and campuses following complaints from parents that their children have been recruited to activist groups and have not returned home......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsAug 13th, 2019Related News

Collective reconciliation

In this political climate, when we our senses have become accustomed to killings, constant slurs and curses by the President, and thinning lines between the truth telling and acts of disinformation, it becomes more convenient for people to internalize aggression and hate if these are perpetually normalized......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsAug 13th, 2019Related News

Lumad leader, group hit attacks by military, MIPCEL

Bayan Muna party-list Representative Eufemia Cullamat said members of the Mindanao Indigenous People's Council of Elders (MIPCEL) and the military will not succeed in their “campaign to vilify Lumad groups” who continue to fight for self-determination and protect their ancestral lands......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsAug 12th, 2019Related News

Dengue Alert in Davao Region: by the numbers

Amidst the declaration a national dengue epidemic, the Department of Health (DOH) puts Davao Region 11 in alert status......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsAug 11th, 2019Related News


The old one looks at passers-by while the young one is pre-occupied with her cellphone, shows the generation gap even among Lumad, as they keep watch of their indigenous house exhibit for the Kadayawan Festival in Magsaysay Park......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsAug 9th, 2019Related News

Soldier found dead inside Army camp in Oro; police probe on-going

Authorities on Wednesday are still investigating the death of a soldier as they are still probing deeper if it was suicide, accidental firing or was there foul play involved......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsAug 8th, 2019Related News

Group reports continuing surveillance on wounded journalist

Brandon Lee, the journalist and human rights activist shot and seriously injured by unidentified assailants in front of his home in Lagawe, Ifugao Tuesday night is being surveiled at the Baguio General Hospital, the Cordillera Human Rights Alliance (CHRA) said......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsAug 7th, 2019Related News

Displaced families in Davao coastal areas receive P2.5-M cash aid

The Office of the City Mayor distributed a total of P2.5 million to the families affected by the strong waves brought by the southwest monsoon over the weekend......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsAug 6th, 2019Related News

Davao monsoon waves damaged over 100 houses, affected 800 residents

Fifty-one houses were totally damaged due to strong waves and high tide brought by the southwest monsoon on Saturday, August 3......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsAug 5th, 2019Related News

Koreans nabbed in buy-bust operations

Two Korean nationals were arrested in a drug buy-bust operation in a subdivision last Thursday night, August 1......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsAug 5th, 2019Related News

Davao City lobbies for martial law exemption

A resolution from the City Peace and Order Council (CPOC) will be submitted to President Rodrigo Duterte requesting for the exemption of the City from martial law......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsAug 2nd, 2019Related News

City security tightened for Kadayawan festivities

Authorities will be deploying thousands of personnel to ensure public safety during the 34th celebration of Kadayawan Festival......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsAug 1st, 2019Related News

Groups identify farmers and progressives as main targets of State killings

Progressive groups determined the same pattern of attacks among peasant communities in the country as widespread killings continue under the current administration......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsJul 31st, 2019Related News

Solons challenge Duterte: sack PCSO officials instead

Bayan Muna Party-list, on Monday, dared President Rodrigo Duterte to sack officials of the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) involved in alleged “massive corruption” or overhaul the agency, instead of stopping all of its gaming activities......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsJul 30th, 2019Related News

BIR RR16: ‘Fake’ candy, cigarette makers to face various tax charges

At least five possible charges will be filed against the operators of the cigarette-making facility that was raided by authorities in Zone 6, Barangay Mohon, Tagoloan town, Misamis Oriental, on July 25, the Bureau of Internal Revenue said Friday......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsJul 28th, 2019Related News