Items filtered by date: June 2016
Sunday, 26 June 2016 00:00

Governor Solon joins Grand Iftar

ALABEL, Sarangani (June 26, 2016) - Governor Steve Chiongbian Solon recognizes the significant role of the Muslim community towards nation-building as he delivers a speech during the celebration of the 8th Grand Iftar at the Capitol gymnasium Friday, June 24. The event was initiated by the Madaris Project of Sulong Kapayapaan of the provincial government. (Jake Narte /SARANGANI INFORMATION OFFICE)

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Sunday, 26 June 2016 00:00

Grand Iftar in Sarangani

ALABEL, Sarangani (June 26, 2016) - Governor Steve Chiongbian Solon, together with Board Member Virgilio Tobias and Capitol employees, receives a token during the 8th Grand Iftar Friday, June 24. The Grand Iftar celebrates the blessing of Ramadan among the Muslim community with the theme “Your modesty lights the way”. Iftar refers to the evening meal when Muslims conclude their daily Ramadan fast at sunset. (Jake Narte / SARANGANI INFORMATION OFFICE)

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Sunday, 26 June 2016 00:00

Maitum holds quake drill

MAITUM, Sarangani (June 26, 2016) – Rescuers from the Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (MDRRMO), together with Philippine National Police personnel, hustle to rescue “victims” during the Nationwide Simultaneous Earthquake Drill at Maitum Municipal Hall on June 22. Mayor Pepito Catimbang issued a memo ordering all employees of the Local Government Unit of Maitum to participate in the activity. The drill lasted one and half hours, performing extrication of trapped victims, basic first aid, and search and rescue operation. During the drill, proper execution of duck, cover and hold which is the best overall chance of quick protection from falling debris was also observed. This was extremely important as a part of preparedness plan on how to respond to the complications of an actual earthquake, and evaluate how well parts of emergency plan work together in a locality. (James Doctor /MAITUM INFORMATION OFFICE)

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Sunday, 26 June 2016 00:00

MIBF-PRA for all Maitum barangays

MAITUM, Sarangani (June 26, 2016) - Over 100 participants coming from the 19 barangays of Maitum gather during the Municipal Inter Barangay Forum - PARTICIPATORY RESOURCE ALLOCATION (MIBF-PRA) held at JLC Municipal Hall on June 15. The event was conducted by Kapit-Bisig Laban sa Kahirapan (KALAHI-CIDSS) of the Local Government Unit of Maitum through Department of Social Welfare and Development Office. A guideline was set for the selection of the most appropriate and responsive interventions for the KALAHI-CIDSS project prioritization process, participation and transparency. The forum also focused on the presentation of each barangay for their proposed projects. (James Doctor /MAITUM INFORMATION OFFICE)

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Sunday, 26 June 2016 00:00

Rescuers perform first aid

MAITUM, Sarangani (June 26, 2016) – Rescuers from the Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office, Philippine National Police, Bureau of Fire Protection and Kabalikat Civicom perform the basic of first aid to an earthquake “victim” who had an arm fracture during the Nationwide Simultaneous Earthquake Drill held at Maitum Municipal Hall on June 22. During the drill, proper execution of duck, cover and hold which is the best overall chance of quick protection from falling debris was also observed. The drill was extremely important as a part of preparedness plan on how to respond to the complications of an actual earthquake, and evaluate how well parts of emergency plan work together in a locality. (James Doctor /MAITUM INFORMATION OFFICE)

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MAITUM, Sarangani (June 26, 2016) - John Michael Nabor, a community development worker of the Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office, conducts a Parenting Seminar at Barangay Batian on June 14. The PSWDO also introduced the scholarship program of Sulong Karunungan under the flagship program of Governor Steve Chiongbian Solon. (Jake Narte/ SARANGANI INFORMATION OFFICE)

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MAASIM, Sarangani (June 24, 2016) - Nomoh Barangay Captain Luna Tabalao (3rd from right) and tribal chieftain Dunim Milid (extreme left) receive the certificates of acceptance during the turn-over ceremony Thursday, June 23, of the Community Peace Center given by the Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process (OPAPP) thru Payapa at Masaganang Pamayanan (PAMANA) project director Juniel Ranieses (2nd from right). It was in partnership with Kalinaw Project of Sulong Kapayapaan of the provincial government headed by project manager Jennifer Kamid (extreme right). (Jake Narte /SARANGANI INFORMATION OFFICE)

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Friday, 24 June 2016 00:00

PAMANA Project builds peace center

MAASIM, Sarangani (June 24, 2016) - Juniel Ranieses, project coordinator of Payapa at Masaganang Pamayanan (PAMANA) Project of the Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process (OPAPP) expresses his awe and pity for the situation of Tboli villagers in Sitio Datal Hofo, Barangay Nomoh during the turn-over ceremony Thursday, June 23, of one Community Peace Center that is already operating as a two-room school. Teachers have to hike for eight hours before reaching the school and the students lack books and school materials like pencils and paper. Also, there is no potable water system and comfort room available for both teachers and students. (Jake Narte /SARANGANI INFORMATION OFFICE)

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MAASIM, Sarangani (June 24, 2016) - Project manager Jennifer Kamid of Kalinaw Project of Sulong Kapayapaan of the provincial government greets Tboli kids of Sitio Datal Hofo in Barangay Nomoh after the turn-over ceremony of a Community Peace Center in the area Thursday, June 23. It has been used as a school which caters to pupils from kindergarten to Grade 4. Pupils coming from neighboring places like Kanaan hike three kilometers every day just to reach school. Pupils lack school supplies and are eagerly praying for farm-to-market roads and a water system. (Jake Narte /SARANGANI INFORMATION OFFICE)

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MAASIM, Sarangani (June 24, 2016) – Tboli villagers of Sitio Datal Hofo of Barangay Nomoh pose with workers from the provincial government’s Sulong Kapayapaan and Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process-PAMANA during the turn-over ceremony of the Community Peace Center Thursday, June 23. Since its construction in 2014, the building has been used as a school that caters only kindergarten to Grades 1 and 2 but has already extended to Grades 3 and 4. The school has only two teachers and now named as Ludin Logan IP Primary School named after the land donor. (Jake Narte/ SARANGANI INFORMATION OFFICE)

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