Amid threats on his life, Iloilo City Mayor Jerry Treñas yesterday maintained that the city is still safe to live in.
“Iloilo City is still safe except for politicians like me,” Treñas quipped a day after two alleged former members
Officially, Police Regional Office (PRO) VI or its top cop, PNP Regional Director Chief Supt. Isagani Cuevas, did not receive a single report on the alleged threat on the life of Iloilo City Mayor Jerry Treñas.
Barely two weeks since the court convicted them, the seven suspects in the kidnapping of a businessman’s son would start their jail sentence at the National Bilibid Prison in Muntinlupa City.
At the start of the campaign period, a group of youth volunteers unveiled a unique campaign strategy – the Jamora jam, a vigorous song and dance number promoting the candidacy of mayoralty bet Larry Jamora.
Iloilo City Vice Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog, leading candidate for mayor, yesterday thanked voters for resisting all dirty tricks and black propaganda that his opponents had concocted to weaken his candidacy.
A tricycle driver was killed after his driven vehicle collided with an SUV Monday evening at Brgy. Merced, Banate, Iloilo.
Urban planner Edward Chavez Yee is leading the call for clean and peaceful polls in response to appeals made by the Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) and election watchdogs.
KALIBO, Aklan — The Aklan Police Provincial Office (APPO) has vowed to implement stricter security measures in the forthcoming May 10, 2010 polls in the province in coordination with the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) and the Commission of Elections (Comelec).
The number of enrollees to the Department of Education’s Alternative Learning System (ALS) is expected to increase to more than 390,000 this year as the department continues to intensify its drive to bring education to learners outside the formal system.
State weather bureau has alerted the public to prepare for the onslaught of strong storms and typhoons as El Nino nears its end.
In a world full of uncertainties, insurance can spell the difference between insecurity and peace of mind. With the introduction of Sun Life’s latest product called P.A.TXT card, easy and affordable protection is now possible.
Sales in the country of personal computers are projected to hit $3.9 billion by 2014 from $2.4 billion this year, driven by rising incomes, continued strength of business process outsourcing (BPO)
President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo recently ordered Labor and Employment Secretary Marianito Roque to fast track ongoing wage hike negotiations with the respective regional wage boards [RWB] on the workers demand for a P75 per day salary increase.
One’s interior space should have an ambiance suitable for its purpose. How one’s space is designed can actually have an impact on the ambiance of the place as well as the well-being of the people living in it or using it.
Sumakwelan Iloilo, an organization writers in the vernacular, held a competition on binalaybay and short story writing recently.
THE Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has a program called the Japan Overseas Cooperation Volunteers (JOCV) aimed at providing technical assistance in developing countries like the Philippines.
If AURA doesn’t ring a bell, in the next days, it surely will. And it will not be just a ring. It will be a hell-good, frenzied party bang.