Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Province of Iloilo | Official Seal

All Iloilo mayors now cleared of involvement in illegal drugs –Defensor

All mayors in the province of Iloilo are now cleared of involvement in illegal drugs, said Governor Arthur Defensor, Sr. According to Defensor, House Speaker...
On Monday, Iloilo City Mayor Jose Espinosa III ordered City Administrator Hernando Galvez to expedite the release of P5,000 each for owners of totally damaged houses and PHP2,500 for partially damaged houses, noting that these must be released not later than Wednesday.

Espinosa unfazed by critics, asserts Jaro road closure ‘lawful’

Iloilo City Mayor Jose Espinosa III is standing by his decision to close a portion of Rizal Street in Jaro district for the annual...
Official seal of Iloilo City

Holland no longer capable of delivering water

The Legal Office of Iloilo City is yet to submit its final recommendation on the P3-million bulk water contract of the City Government with...
PDP-Laban

Who is really the chair of PDP-Laban in Iloilo City?

House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez on Thursday clarified that Representative Jerry P. Treňas is the official chairman of the ruling party Partido Demokratiko Pilipino–Lakas ng Bayan...
Iloilo Police Provincial Office (IPPO)

Oplan Tokhang resumes today

The implementation of Oplan Tokhang in Western Visayas is set to resume today, said Superintendent Gilbert Gorero, Police Regional Office (PRO-6) spokesperson. Oplan Tokhang, a...
Such is the case of President Rodrigo Duterte’s never-ending tirade and accusation of the people whom he found guilty of wrong doing by virtue of their political beliefs, advocacy and actions that run counter his supra-confident attitude and tendency to believe that he is more intelligent than God.

Palace spox: Duterte won’t attend Iloilo City’s Dinagyang Festival

President Rodrigo Duterte will not be able to attend the 50th anniversary celebration of Iloilo City’s Dinagyang Festival this week due to conflict of...
Fugitive Ernesto “Erning” Bolivar is identified as the sub-group leader of the Prevendido Drug Group.

IPPO commits to arrest last remaining high-value drug suspect in Iloilo this year

The Iloilo Police Provincial Office (IPPO) has committed to hunt down the last remaining high-value drug suspect in the province this year. IPPO Director Senior...

Konsiyerto para sa Turismo sa Dinagyang set on Jan. 26

Ilonggo artists will come together for a concert that primarily aims to promote Western Visayas’ tourist destinations. The Department of Tourism, in partnership with Iloilo...
DPWH-6 Office in Iloilo City. Photo by Reymar Latoza/IMT

727 DPWH-funded infra projects in WV completed

Majority of the infrastructure projects implemented by the Department of Public Works and Highways (DWPH-6) in Western Visayas were finished. The DPWH-6 funded 1,084 infrastracture...
The Regional Rehabilitation Center of Youth (RRCY) in the province of Guimaras

Lack of education may push children to commit crimes, use illegal drugs

The involvement of young people in “unlawful acts” is being linked to lower educational attainment. Those who are less educated or “mentally deficient” are more...