NGCP appeals for public support in securing transmission facilities

BAGUIO CITY, Jan. 8(PIA) -- The National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) appeals to the public to help in safeguarding  transmission facilities following the bombing of several transmission towers in Mindanao recently. NGCP North Luzon Corporate Communication and Public Affairs Officer ... Read more

Tabuk City employees “share-a-gift” to 100 families

TABUK CITY, Kalinga, Jan. 7(PIA) - - More than 100 families in the highland village of Nambucayan in this city received gift packs under the Share-a-Gift project of city government employees.Mayor Ferdinand B. Tubban, who led the gift distribution, said the share-a-gift project has become part of th... Read more

Most Cordillera towns craft local shelter plan

BAGUIO CITY, Jan.7 (PIA) - - Majority of the municipalities in the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) have completed their Local Shelter Plan (LSP), a roadmap to address local government housing requirement.The Housing and Urban Development Coordinating Council (HUDCC) extended assistance in th... Read more

Medical mission set in Ifugao hospital on Jan. 25-28

LAMUT, Ifugao, Jan. 7 (PIA) - - A four-day medical mission on January 25-28 is set at the Panopdopan District Hospital (PDH) in Bannit, this municipality. Dr. Joel Molino, head of PDH, said the activity will be conducted by the Compassion In Action (CIA) medical mission group (USA and Philippines) ... Read more

Comelec   gun ban  starts on January  10

Comelec   gun ban starts January 10By Joseph Zambrano BAGUIO  CITY, Jan. 6(PIA)  - - The Commission on Elections (Comelec) reminds  the public  that  total gun ban will start on January 10 until June 8, 2016, the election period for the May 2016  national and local  elections. Atty. Ju... Read more

Campaign for ordinance on ban on sale and use of firecrackers gets public support

BAGUIO CITY, Jan. 6(PIA) - - With more than 15,000  signatures supporting an  ordinance banning the  sale and use of firecrackers in the city during the holiday season, hopes are high that the city council would  finally pass  such measure. The Bureau of Fire Protection – Baguio City is lead... Read more

AFP confers Bayanihan Award to Ifugao Guv

LAGAWE, Ifugao, Jan. 6 (PIA) - - The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) bestowed  the Bayanihan Award 2015 to Governor Denis Habawel for  his invaluable contributions to the AFP’s Internal Peace and Security Plan “Bayanihan” (IPSPB) in support of development programs focusing on peace and... Read more

Ifugao town adopts November as Children’s Month

LAGAWE, Ifugao, Jan. 6 (PIA) - - In support to Republic Act 10661 otherwise known as National Children's Month Act, the  Sanggunian Bayan here  enacted an ordinance adopting the month of November every year as Children’s Month for a meaningful and successful celebration.The measure mandates ... Read more

Solon vows to help finish Ifugao tertiary hospital

 LAGAWE, Ifugao, Jan.6 (PIA)- - Senator Teofisto “TG’ Guingona III promised the Ifugao people to work hard with officials of the province for the completion of the new Ifugao General Hospital (IGH) located at Barangay Poblacion North  this town. Guingona, chair of the Senate Committee on Heal... Read more

Tabuk City LGU to light more streets

TABUK CITY, Kalinga, Jan. 6 (PIA) - - The city government is set to light more streets here this year.According to City Local Government Operations Officer Mayer Adong, the city will use the P4 million Special Local Road Fund (SLRF) from the Department of Interior and Local Government released recen... Read more

PNoy commends PNP for fewer firecracker-related cases

BAGUIO CITY, Jan. 5 (PIA) -- President Benigno Aquino III commended the Philippine National Police (PNP) for its efforts in reducing the casualties during the New Year celebrations. “Congratulations and please pass the JOB WELL DONE to all. HAPPY NEW YEAR.",  the President’s text message to PN... Read more

Kalinga farmers to get P13M El Nino mitigation aid

TABUK CITY, Kalinga, Jan. 5 (PIA) - - Farmers in the province are set to receive P13 million funding aid from the national government to recover from losses caused by the long dry.Provincial Agriculturist Domingo Bakilan disclosed the financial assistance is under the El Nino Mitigation Program of t... Read more

Senior citizens comprise 12% of Ifugao’s registered voters

LAGAWE, Ifugao, Jan. 5 (PIA)- - The Commission on Election (COMELEC) Provincial Office here reports that there are a  total of  112, 469 registered voters with biometrics in the  province  for the upcoming May 9, 2016 national and local elections , with 13,892 or  12 percent of them are  senio... Read more

IEC on Early Warning System, El Nino held in Ifugao

KIANGAN, Ifugao, Jan. 5 (PIA)- - The Department of Science and Technology-Cordillera Administrative Region (DOST-CAR) and its attached agency, the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Service Administration (PAGASA), recently conducted an information and education campaign (IEC) and F... Read more

Kiangan LGU holds New Year’s Ball for its residents

KIANGAN, Ifugao, Jan.5 (PIA) - - The municipal government here conducted a Music, Dance and Culture Festival last December 30 and 31 participated by all its 14 barangays. The festival that served as the New Year’s Ball also sought to increase the participation of the children, youth and adults in... Read more