Thursday, February 21, 2019

Garin blames PAO chief for measles outbreak

Former Department of Health (DOH) secretary Janette Garin blamed Public Attorney's Office (PAO) chief Persida Rueda-Acosta for the increasing number of measles...

Iloilo City is ‘most shabulized’ no more?

There is no more "centralized drug syndicate" in Iloilo City, according to the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA-6). PDEA-6...

‘First-of-its-kind’ museum to open in Iloilo City

Elizalde building The first Museum of Philippine Economic History will formally open in Iloilo City next week.
Aerial view of Iloilo City Hall

Iloilo City pilots 1st quarter nationwide quake drill

Iloilo City has been chosen as pilot area for this year's 1st Quarter Nationwide Simultaneous Earthquake Drill (NSED). City...

Dinagyang won’t join Aliwan Fiesta 2019

Iloilo City's Dinagyang Festival is skipping this year's Aliwan Fiesta in Manila. Iloilo Dinagyang Foundation Inc. (IDFI) president Ramon...
Iloilo Provincial Capitol. Photo by Clark VIllaruel Antiquiera

Iloilo mayors urge SP to hasten approval of 2019 budget

The League of Municipalities of the Philippines (LMP-Iloilo) passed a resolution urging the Sangguniang Panlalawigan (SP) to expedite the approval of the...
Iloilo City Rep. Jerry P. Treñas

Sandiganbayan junks Treñas’ appeal to dismiss graft case

The Sandiganbayan has junked the plea of Iloilo City Rep. Jerry P. Treñas to dismiss a graft case against him over the...

ISIS presence in Iloilo City? Fake news, says PRO-6

There is no presence of Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) members in Iloilo City, the Police Regional Office (PRO-6) said...

Iloilo City Council passes ordinance regulating amusement rides

Councilor Plaridel Nava has filed an ordinance that seeks to regulate amusement rides in Iloilo City. The proposed measure...

Manggahan wins in Kasadyahan for 3rd straight year

Hubon Guimarasnon sang Manggahan Festival (Photo by Leizl Galan) The Manggahan Festival of the province of Guimaras reigned...