DSWD completes 72 more bunkhouses in Masepla

Additional temporary shelters and bunkhouses for internally displaced persons (IDPs) were turned over yesterday afternoon, December 16, in line with the ongoing rehabilitation and reconstruction efforts of both national and local government.

Forty units of bunkhouses-on-stilts with facilities and 32 units single detached core, constructed by the 52nd Engineering Brigade t [ … ]


Climaco lauds Ζambo’s ‘Batang Pinoy’ athletes

Mayor Beng Climaco has commended the city’s young athletes ages 15 and below for their medal-rich performance in the recently concluded “Batang Pinoy” national championship games in Bacolod City.

Climaco said the city’s “Batang Pinoy” athletic delegation had harvested a total of 74 medals-- 29 gold, 10 silver and 35 bronze—from the different sporting events during the nat [ … ]


13 more arrested in anti-drugs ops

At least 13 more suspected drug pushers were arrested over the week as the Zamboanga City Police Office stepped up its operations against the illegal drugs trade in this part of the region.

In his report during the press briefing yesterday, city police director Sr. Supt. Angelito Casimiro said the police anti-drugs conducted 12 operations that resulted in the arrest of 13 [ … ]


Zambo bags 29 gold medals in Batang Pinoy

The Zamboanga City delegation to the Batang Pinoy National Championships held in Bacolod City from December 9-31 harvested a total of 29 gold medals.

The team also bagged 10 silver medals and 35 bronze medals.

City Sports Director Cecille Atilano, who led the Zamboanga delegation said the different sports events where Zamboanga harvested medals included archery- 1 gold, [ … ]


Info caravan completes 2nd wave with home-based IDPs

The second wave of the information caravan for IDPs concluded Thursday afternoon (December 12), culminating the series of face-to-face communication and dialogue initiative with the home-based IDPs.

Two information sessions were simultaneously spearheaded by the Communications Working Group (CWG) to accommodate the more than 500 home-based IDPs who trooped to Centro Latin [ … ]


TFZ deploys roving patrol cars for Plan Bayanihan

Task Force Zamboanga (TFZ) patrol cars will be roving around the City Proper to broadcast information on public safety, and to prompt residents to remain vigilant.

This is part of the TFZ’s campaign Plan Bayanihan, an advocacy that seeks to encourage residents to cooperate and work together with authorities to maintain peace and order in the City, TFZ Commander Col. Adrei [ … ]


‘12 Dias de Hechos’ show debuts at Ecozone today

A wide array of locally produced products ranging from native delicacies to handicrafts is on display for sale starting today, Dec. 12, up to Dec. 21, in three different venues.

Dubbed as “12 Dias de Hechos,” the activity officially kicks off at 2 o’clock this afternoon at the Zamboanga Ecozone in San Ramon, where it will stay until tomorrow, Dec. 13.  It features a car s [ … ]


Christmas holiday sked bared

It will be a long vacation this Christmas.

Malacañang has announced the official schedule of holidays this Christmas based on Presidential Proclamation numbers 655 and 831 –all series of 2014.

December 24 and 26 are declared as special non-working holidays as well December 31.

December 25, Christmas Day is a regular non-working holiday as well as December 30 which is [ … ]


SP reso on rice smuggling forwarded to Pnoy

Mayor Beng Climaco has formally transmitted to President Noynoy Aquino the  City Council resolution calling for a full blown investigation on the rampant smuggling activities in the city.

The Council resolution was approved last week expressing concern over the supposed rampant rice smuggling activities involving allegedly some members of the police and media.

In the mea [ … ]


City Hall lights up anew for Pascua na Zambo

And then there was light.

The dazzling light display of the City Hall was the highlight of the Pascua de Zamboanga 2014 celebrations, the annual Christmas festivity whose kickoff yesterday, December 1, officially marked the opening of the yuletide season in the City.

“Como un pamilya Zamboangueño, dale kita gracias y alabansa con el Dios Emmanuel que ta dale canaton Paz, [ … ]


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