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Cops raid lumad school in Cebu

Authorities raided a makeshift educational center at the University of San Carlos in Talamban, Cebu yesterday to “rescue” lumad youth from what they described as a front of communist terrorist groups......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarFeb 16th, 2021

Cops raid lumad school in Cebu

Authorities raided a makeshift educational center at the University of San Carlos in Talamban, Cebu yesterday to “rescue” lumad youth from what they described as a front of communist terrorist groups......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 16th, 2021

Lumad students rescued in Cebu raid had parents consent, House panel told

Parents’ consent were given to the students taken away in a raid in a school in Cebu on February 15, a Lumad student and teacher asserted before the House of Representatives on Wednesday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 26th, 2021

NTF-ELCAC readies charges anew vs 7 arrested in raid on Cebu Lumad Bakwit school

"This is a separate and distinct offense. Separate special offense from the (original) criminal case," Bosantog said......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 19th, 2021

Cops block Rappler reporter from covering release of Bakwit School teacher

Police denied entry to a Rappler reporter into their headquarters Friday where she was supposed to cover the release of one of seven people arrested during a raid in February on a makeshift school for Lumad children......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 14th, 2021

Raps vs 7 nabbed in raid on Cebu Lumad Bakwit school dismissed

"As there are no pending cases against the respondents, it is imperative for police officers assigned to the detained respondents who were separated in different police stations within Cebu City to cause their immediate release after the issuance of this Resolution," NUPL-Cebu said......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 14th, 2021

Not yet

Datu Benito Bay-ao was one of the Lumad leaders who were taken into custody after that disgraceful raid at the Bakwit School in Cebu City. Just six years ago, Dats Bens (as we call him) spoke with pride and optimism in this documentary about their Lumad school in their village of Dulyan, and across the other upland villages in the Pantaron under the Salugpongan Ta Tanu Igkanugon organization. Schooling in the cities made them ashamed of, and forget about, being a Lumad, he said. But with their schools built right in their domain, young Lumad could learn while keeping their tradition alive......»»

Category: newsSource:  davaotodayRelated NewsFeb 22nd, 2021

Raps filed vs 7 arrested in raid on Lumad Bakwit School in Cebu

Respondents have 15 days to file their counter-affidavit against the raps filed by police......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 18th, 2021

CHR probes Cebu lumad school raid

The Commission on Human Rights has initiated an investigation on Monday’s raid at an educational center catering to lumad students in Cebu......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 17th, 2021

House probe on Cebu lumad school raid sought

The Makabayan bloc in the House of Representatives condemned yesterday the raid on an educational center in Talamban, Cebu on Monday during which 21 lumad students were said to have been rescued......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 17th, 2021

21 taken away as police raid Lumad Bakwit School in Cebu

"The police claim that this is a 'rescue operation' but it is obvious from the videos taken by one of the Lumads there himself how the police forcefully took them. It also shows the inhumane treatment and use of police forces," Cullamat, herself a Lumad, said......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 15th, 2021

Church group decries relentless attacks against Bakwit Schools

NCCP condemns the violent intrusion of the elements of the PNP Regional Office in Cebu into the University of San Carlos-Talamban Campus where the Lumad Bakwit School is taking refuge......»»

Category: newsSource:  samarnewsRelated NewsMay 28th, 2021

Attacks on lumad schools

Tomorrow, May 26, the Committee on Human Rights of the House of Representatives has called a hearing to investigate “the raid and mass arrest against lumad evacuees seeking sanctuary in Talamban, Cebu by elements of police and military.”.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMay 25th, 2021

Lumad father to DSWD-7: Release my child, respect court order

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A Lumad father, who wants to get his child back after the controversial “rescue-raid” of the Philippine National Police (PNP) in Cebu City, is appealing to the Department of Social Welfare and Development in Central Visayas (DSWD) to release his child after the court-ordered the social welfare agency to do so. […] The post Lumad father to DSWD-7: Release my child, respect court order appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 12th, 2021

Lumad child from Cebu raid still in DSWD custody despite court order — group

A Lumad child who was among those taken by police in Cebu City last month has yet to be released to his father despite a court order, a group said......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 11th, 2021

Timeline unclear for Lumad students return to parents after Cebu raid

"At present, social workers are conducting a 'getting to know you' activity. That's part of the assessment, so we could determine the appropriate interventions that will serve their best interest," social welfare spokesperson Irene Dumlao told Philstar.com in a phone call. .....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2021

More lawmakers back probe on Lumad center raid

More congressmen are supporting the move to conduct a House inquiry into the recent police operation at an educational center in Cebu where 21 Lumad students were dragged away by lawmen......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 20th, 2021

SOS to DSWD: Take up custody of ‘seized’ Lumad children

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Take custody of the Lumad children “seized” by police in a so-called “rescue operations” last February 15, 2021. This was the appeal of the Save Our School Network (SOSN) to the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) three days after the police raided a Cebu City university’s retreat house resulting […] The post SOS to DSWD: Take up custody of ‘seized’ Lumad children appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 18th, 2021

Police files kidnapping raps against 7 Lumad students, teachers

“The Lumad students went to Cebu to escape the repression brought about by the militarization in Mindanao only to experience continuing harm. It is the relentless attacks perpetrated by no less than the government that is wreaking violence in the lives of Lumad youths who only seek to go to school and learn.” The post Police files kidnapping raps against 7 Lumad students, teachers appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Category: newsSource:  bulatlatRelated NewsFeb 17th, 2021

Anti-terror law petitioner arrested

For the first time, a petitioner against the Anti-Terrorism Act of 2020 was arrested at a lumad school in Cebu last Monday, raising fears among petitioners that they are “seriously threatened” and that this has created a “chilling effect.”.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 17th, 2021

Where are parents’ consent? Groups say docs were secured

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Organizations behind the ‘bakwit school’ program held in Brgy. Talamban, Cebu City maintained they have secured the necessary permits from Lumad parents in Mindanao to allow their children to travel here to study. The Save Our Schools (SOS) Network – Cebu and the Society of Divine Word (SVD) Philippines Southern Province […] The post Where are parents’ consent? Groups say docs were secured appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 16th, 2021