Cot City traffic enforcers capacitated on road safety, anti-carnapping campaign

COTABATO CITY—While road crashes and motor vehicle-related incidents remain to be perennial problems in the country, the Ministry of Transportation and Communication (MOTC) strengthened its road safety and anti-carnapping campaign to traffic enforcers in the region’s capital, Cotabato City. On Tuesday, August 9, the Ministry organized the seminar which was attended by almost 100 participants…

National Indigenous Peoples Day: MIPA gives financial assistance to IP patients

COTABATO CITY – Thirty (30) indigenous patients confined in Datu Blah District Hospital and South Upi Municipal Hospital in Maguindanao each received Php3,500.00 financial assistance from the Ministry of Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs (MIPA) on Tuesday, August 9. The ministry also distributed meals and hygiene kits to the patients. Food packs were also given to 20…

P470-M investment to turn former battlefield into banana farm in Maguindanao

COTABATO CITY—Three registered companies invested to transform a combat area into Cavendish and Cardava banana plantation at Bugasan Sur in Matanog, Maguindanao. “The whole fields before were once a war zone and now an economic zone in the region,” Regional Bangsamoro Board of Investments (BBOI) Board Governor Mohammad Pasigan said during their field monitoring visit…