Families of village workers, tanods may now qualify for SAP

MANILA — The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) on Thursday said it has adopted the recommendation of the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) to include eligible families of barangay health workers, daycare workers, and tanods as target beneficiaries of the emergency subsidy under the Bayanihan Fund: Tulong Laban sa COVID-19 Social Amelioration … Read More

6 ASG bandits killed, 8 soldiers injured in Sulu clash

ZAMBOANGA CITY – Six Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) bandits were killed while eight soldiers wounded after a firefight broke out anew in the military’s continuing offensives in the province of Sulu, officials said Thursday. Lt. Gen. Cirilito Sobejana, commander of the Western Mindanao Command (Westmincom), said the firefight broke out around 6 p.m. Wednesday in Barangay … Read More