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Dengue cases in Zamboanga Peninsula up by 81%

Posted on Monday, 18 March 2019 12:51 PM | No Comments
Dengue cases in Zamboanga Peninsula rose to 81 percent, according to the Department of Health (DOH) 9. Cases had reached 1,743 from January 1 to March 7, 2019. Based on...

Mosque explosion an isolated case – Zamboanga Police

Posted on Thursday, 31 January 2019 10:17 AM | No Comments
ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines – Authorities believe that the grenade attack on a mosque in the city, which killed two people and injured four others, is an isolated case. Authorities suspect...

BOC execs in Zamboanga suspended over missing rice

Posted on Tuesday, 9 October 2018 03:48 PM | No Comments
    ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines – District Collector Atty. Lyceo Martinez and other officials of the Bureau of Customs (BOC) Zamboanga District were suspended on Tuesday (October 9) over thousands...

Duterte orders suspension of officials linked to missing 23K sacks of smuggled rice

Posted on Thursday, 4 October 2018 05:46 PM | No Comments
  President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered the suspension of officials responsible for the disappearance of 23,000 sacks of smuggled rice in Zamboanga City in September. Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said,...

NHA clarifies ‘misquoted’ cost of wooden footbridge in Zamboanga project

Posted on Wednesday, 9 May 2018 12:34 PM | No Comments
  ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines – The National Housing Authority (NHA) denied Wednesday, May 9, that the wooden footbridge in Zamboanga City that collapsed during the visitation of housing officials in...

First-time donors join MCGI bloodletting in Zamboanga

Posted on Wednesday, 18 April 2018 06:12 PM | No Comments
The opportunity to help others and the health benefits of donating blood are two reasons first time-donors cited for joining the mass bloodletting event of Members Church of God International...

Palace official suggests reselling of smuggled rice seized in Zamboanga, Sibugay

Posted on Tuesday, 17 April 2018 11:46 AM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — The National Food Authority is urged to resell the 27,180 sacks of smuggled rice seized from a foreign vessel off the waters of Zamboanga Sibugay last Saturday. Presidential...

Philippine Navy seizes nearly P68M worth of smuggled rice in Zamboanga

Posted on Monday, 16 April 2018 03:34 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — The Philippine Navy Western Mindanao Command apprehended a Mongolian-registered vessel in the waters of Zamboanga Sibugay on Saturday, April 14. Over 27,000 sacks of allegedly smuggled rice...

Residents want halt of BBL hearings in Zamboanga City

Posted on Monday, 19 February 2018 10:55 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — The House of Representatives (HoR) is set to hold another hearing on March 2 in Zamboanga City in connection with the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL). However, Zamboanga...

More casualties recorded due to tropical storm “Vinta”

Posted on Wednesday, 27 December 2017 07:56 AM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Authorities continue to conduct search and retrieval operations for missing individuals after the onslaught of tropical storm Vinta in the region of Zamboanga. Forty residents of Zamboanga...