6 dead, 30 injured in Digos City bombing

DAVAO CITY — Six people were killed while 30 others were injured when a bomb exploded on a passenger bus at a public terminal in Digos City Monday. One of the six persons who died was identified as Marlon Doey of Basiawan in Sta. Maria, Davao del Sur. No other …

Cagayan de Oro History

Cagayan de Oro History The City’s history dates back many centuries before the Spaniards came to Cagayan when the territory was called Kalambagohan. Its main town, Himologan, was a hill-top fortress situated some eight kilometers south of the present Poblacion. At the time when the first Spanish missionaries came in …

Mindanao Growth Beats Luzon and Visayas

Indicators of Mindanao islands’ economic performance for the past five years had, for the first time, surpassed that of Luzon and the Visayas, Assistant Secretary Virgilio Leyretana of the Mindanao Economic and Development Council (Medco) said. He said that Mindanao’s Gross Regional Domestic Product (GRDP) posts 5.2 per cent with …

Mayor Jaraula Calls For Public Vigilance vs. Rice Hoarders

City Mayor Constantino G. Jaraula today exhorted city government employees and the local residents to be vigilant against individuals and groups who may take advantage of the present rice scarcity crisis in the country. During the flag raising ceremony at the city hall this morning, Mayor Jaraula said that everyone …