READi doles out relief aid to flood victims in Cotabato City

COTABATO CITY—Ministry of Interior and Local Government’s (MILG) Rapid Emergency Action on Disaster Incidence (READi) distributed a total of 2,000 packs of relief assistance to flood-affected victims at Poblacion 9 here on Saturday, Sept.10. MILG Minister Atty. Naguib Sinarimbo said Poblacion 9 has been a flooded community for several months. “Since the directive of the…

BARMM IOs trained on communication advocacy, documentation practices

GENERAL SANTOS CITY—A total of 56 Information Officers (IOs) from different BARMM ministries and offices underwent a 5-day training workshop on communication advocacy and best practices on documentation on Sept. 5-9, 2022 in this city. The Bangsamoro Planning and Development Authority (BPDA) organized the activity and spearheaded by the Social Development Fund-Special Project Management Office…

MENRE releases rescued ‘Brahminy Kite’ in swamp forest of Cotabato City

COTABATO CITY—Rescued Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus), also known as the Red-backed Sea Eagle in Australia, was released on Tuesday, Sept. 6, by the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources (MENRE) officials in the dense swamp forest of Brgy. Tamontaka-3 in this city. A concerned citizen named Tahila Lauban immediately coordinated with the authorities after discovering…