Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Iloilo City recorded a total of 21 cases of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) were recorded in Iloilo City from January to September this year. Photo from express.co.uk

14 years old is youngest person infected with HIV in Iloilo

The youngest person infected with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) in the province of Iloilo is 14 years old, data from the Department of Health...

PRO-6: Drug business still alive in WV

Despite its vigorous campaign against illegal drugs, the Police Regional Office (PRO-6) admitted that the drug trade is still alive in Western Visayas. Citing intelligence...
Manuel Mejorada delivers his statement during Senate probe into the alleged overpriced Iloilo Convention Center

Defensor tags Mejorada as ‘most notorious journalist’

Iloilo Governor Arthur Defensor Sr. believes that the cases lodged against him and his son, Third District Representative Arthur "Toto" Defensor Jr., are "politically...
Teenage pregnancy in Iloilo

Number of pregnant teens in Iloilo down

The Provincial Population Office (PPO) is expecting a further drop in the number of pregnant teenage girls in Iloilo this year. PPO recorded a 9.8...
In celebration of the World’s AIDS Day on December 1, the Social Hygiene Clinic will also hold a free testing at SM Northpoint from 10 am to 12nn, and will resume after the program at 4:30 p.m. until 10 p.m.

58 new HIV cases recorded in WV

The number of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) cases in Western Visayas continues to increase. In August this year, the Department of Health (DOH-6) recorded 58...

SP OKs P85M for improvement of Iloilo City’s markets, slaughterhouse

The Sangguniang Panlungsod (SP) approved on Tuesday, Nov. 6, a resolution allotting funds for the rehabilitation of public markets and slaughterhouse in Iloilo City. “The...

Leptospirosis deaths rise to 11 in Iloilo

Leptospirosis cases in the province of Iloilo went up by 214 percent, data from the Provincial Health Office (PHO) showed. PHO recorded a total of...
Jill Therese Uy Au

WVSU grad among top 10 passers of physician board exam

A graduate of West Visayas State University (WVSU-La Paz) was among the top 10 passers of the Physician Licensure Examination (PLE) given in Sept....
The the Office of Civil Defense, Ramil Atando of the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PhiVolcs) said they have maximized earthquake drills and information and education campaigns.

Phivolcs corrects earthquake bulletins

The epicenter of the three strong earthquakes that jolted Iloilo and other parts of Western Visayas on Monday, Nov. 5, was located in the...

Duterte’s ex-aide assures implementation of Iloilo-Guimaras bridge project

President Rodrigo Duterte's former aide assured that the construction of a bridge connecting Iloilo to Guimaras will be pursued. “Nasa working process na po sya...