South Cotabato First District Rep. Shirlyn Bañas-Nograles has asked President Rodrigo Duterte and Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Sec. Mark Villar to look into possible irregularities in the implementation of a PHP200-million bridge project here.
Some 18,874 families or 73,945 individuals in several areas of Central Luzon were affected by floods caused by heavy to intense rains brought about by Typhoon Ulysses starting Wednesday night to Thursday afternoon.
LEGAZPI CITY – Mayor Noel Rosal ordered on Sunday afternoon the decampment of residents who took shelter in various evacuation centers here as a preemptive measure for the onslaught of Super Typhoon Rolly.
BUTUAN CITY – Rescuers retrieved Thursday three cadavers from a collapsed mining site in Marihatag, Surigao del Sur, the Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction Management Office (MDRRMO) official in the area said. Marihatag MDRRMO chief Gerry Avila told the Philippine News Agency that operations will continue to retrieve three more bodies. “Our workers have encountered difficulties because … Read More
Two persons died and another went missing as several villages here were flooded after a heavy downpour spawned by a low pressure area (LPA), the Cebu City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (CCDRRMO) reported on Wednesday.