Items filtered by date: June 2016

ALABEL, Sarangani (June 24, 2016) - Vice Governor Jinkee Jamora Pacquiao presides over her last session during the adjournment sine die of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan on June 21. The 8th Sanggunian had legislated numerous significant measures with 428 resolutions and 71 ordinances approved. Vice Gov. Pacquiao implemented the JINKEENATION, an acronym for Joint Initiative in Keeping Effective Ecology Noble Action Towards Improving our National Sanitation, that helped many Sarangans in her term. (Kim Tiblani/ PROVINCIAL GOVERNOR'S OFFICE)

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ALABEL, Sarangani (June 24, 2016) - Governor Steve Chiongbian Solon gives a salute to Vice Governor Jinkee Pacquiao during the adjournment sine die of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan on June 21. The 8th Sanggunian legislated numerous significant measures with 428 resolutions and 71 ordinances approved. (Kim Tiblani /PROVINCIAL GOVERNOR'S OFFICE)

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ALABEL, Sarangani (June 24, 2016) - "I truly believe in my heart that in the future you'll be returning as some other capacity to serve Sarangani Province" says Governor Steve Chiongbian Solon as he offers a speech for Vice Governor Jinkee Pacquiao during the adjournment sine die of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan on June 21. Governor Solon recognized Vice Gov. Pacquiao's accomplishments and her contributions to the well-being of the people of Sarangani. The 8th Sanggunian legislated numerous significant measures with 428 resolutions and 71 ordinances approved which also supported the governor's flagship program, Sulong Sarangani. (Kim Tiblani /PROVINCIAL GOVERNOR'S OFFICE)

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Thursday, 23 June 2016 00:00

Vice Governor Jinkee bids farewell

ALABEL, Sarangani (June 23, 2016) – “A more prudent concern on family interest,” Vice Governor Jinkee J. Pacquiao said Tuesday (June 21), ends her one term in office.

Vice Governor Pacquiao bade farewell to her co-officials and wished good luck for outgoing Board Member Alexander Bryan Reganit, who was elected mayor of Maitum, and Board Member Elmer de Peralta, the incoming vice governor.

But colleagues in politics are buoyant for her chances of a political comeback.

Governor Steve Solon recognized Vice Governor Pacquiao’s good deeds and accomplishments over the last three years of her service to Sarangani province.

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Thursday, 23 June 2016 00:00

Duterte graces historic Convergence

ALABEL, Sarangani (June 23, 2016) – The Provincial Government of Sarangani hosts the historic event "Convergence: The Inaugural Ceremony of a United Sarangani and General Santos" Wednesday, June 22. It was the oath-taking ceremony of the first-ever Sarangan to be elected Senator, Rep. Emmanuel Pacquiao, graced by the first-ever Mindanaoan to be elected President, Mayor Rodrigo Roa Duterte, along with re-elected Governor Steve Chiongbian Solon. Officials from General Santos City and Sarangani were also sworn into office. (Kim Tiblani /PROVINCIAL GOVERNOR'S OFFICE)

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Thursday, 23 June 2016 00:00

Oath-taking of Governor Solon

ALABEL, Sarangani (June 23, 2016) - Governor Steve Chiongbian Solon takes his oath of office as re-elected governor before Judge Oscar Noel Jr. during the historic event "Convergence: The Inaugural Ceremony of a United Sarangani and General Santos" Wednesday, June 22, witnessed by the first-ever Sarangan to be elected Senator, Rep. Emmanuel Pacquiao, and the first-ever Mindanaoan to be elected President, Mayor Rodrigo Roa Duterte. (Kim Tiblani /PROVINCIAL GOVERNOR'S OFFICE)

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ALABEL, Sarangani (June 23, 2016) - President-elect Rodrigo Roa Duterte delivers his speech during the historic event, "Convergence: The Inaugural Ceremony of a United Sarangani and General Santos", after witnessing the ceremonial oath taking of Sarangani and General Santos local officials Wednesday, June 22, hosted by Governor Steve Chiongbian Solon with the theme Unity, Integrity and Prosperity. On November 27, 2015, Duterte delivered a speech in the same venue during the Munato Festival and 23rd Foundation Anniversary of Sarangani a few hours after his lawyer filed his certificate of candidacy for president in Intramuros. In that speech, the Davao City mayor vowed that he will build a law-abiding, God-fearing and comfortable nation if elected president. Duterte also said that “corruption has to stop” and “criminality has to go.” He made it clear he would not change his ways in dealing with drug dealers and criminals. Duterte reiterated these on Wednesday before thousands of local officials and families who erupted into wild applause. (Kim Tiblani/PROVINCIAL GOVERNOR'S OFFICE)

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Thursday, 23 June 2016 00:00

Oath-taking of Senator Pacquiao

ALABEL, Sarangani (June 23, 2016) - Sarangani lone district Representative Manny Pacquiao takes his oath of office as Senator before Judge Oscar Noel Jr. during the converged oath-taking ceremony of Sarangani and General Santos City officials Wednesday, June 22, at the Capitol gym. The event was attended by President-elect Rodrigo Duterte. (Jake Narte /SARANGANI INFORMATION OFFICE)

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Thursday, 23 June 2016 00:00

Oath-taking of Rep. Pacquiao

ALABEL, Sarangani (June 23, 2016) – Congressman-elect Ruel Pacquiao takes his oath of office as the representative of Sarangani’s lone district before Judge Oscar Noel Jr. Wednesday, June 22. Pacquiao, who is grateful for the overwhelming trust given to him by the Sarangani electorate, is set to replace his brother Senator-elect Manny Pacquiao. (Jake Narte /SARANGANI INFORMATION OFFICE)

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ALABEL, Sarangani (June 23, 2016) - Sarangani’s newly-elected officials pose after their oath-taking ceremony Wednesday, June 22, at the Capitol gym with Senator-elect Manny Pacquiao (7th from left), Representative-elect Ruel Pacquiao (6th from left), reelected Governor Steve Chongbian Solon (middle), and Vice Governor-elect Elmer Peralta (7th from right). The event was attended by President-elect Rodrigo Duterte. (Jake Narte /SARANGANI INFORMATION OFFICE)

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