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

DOST brings early warning system IEC to CAR provinces

BAGUIO CITY, Jan. 5 (PIA) - - The Department of Science and Technology is bringing in the Early Warning System(EWS) Information, Education and Communication(IEC) forums in the different Cordillera provinces.The project aims to capacitate  local government units (LGUs) for them to mainstream science... Read more

2015 Kalinga holiday bazaar sales up by 70%

TABUK CITY, Kalinga, Jan. 4 (PIA) - - Exhibitors in last December’s Holiday bazaar hauled a 70 percent record-high increase in sales compared to the previous fair. Gina Madio, president of the Chamber of Kalinga Producers, Inc. (CKAPI), organizer of the annual Christmas bonanza, reported a total ... Read more

Officials call on the public to emulate Rizal

BAGUIO CITY, Jan. 4(PIA) -- City Mayor Mauricio Domogan called on the public not to forget the sacrifices and patriotism of the country’s national hero. “We should continue to emulate and make him as a model in our own respective lives,” Domogan stressed in his message during the city-led 119... Read more

DSWD releases livelihood assistance to families of Cordilleran SAF heroes

BAGUIO City,Jan. 4- - The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) here has released Php 1,694,536.90 worth of livelihood assistance to the bereaved families of the Cordilleran Special Action Force (SAF) members who were part of the Mamasapano incident  on January 2015. Thirteen familie... Read more

DOST orients  Abra disaster responders on  hydromet devices 

 BANGUED, Abra, Jan. 3(PIA) -- The Department of Science and Technology(DOST) Regional Office in coordination with the Provincial Science and Technology Center recently conducted an inter-agency IEC-forum on early warning systems here to inform disaster responders on the use of Hydro-meteorological... Read more

Ifugao PPOC moves to protect CLIP beneficiaries, workers

LAGAWE, Ifugao, Jan. 2(PIA) - - The Provincial Peace and Order Council recently passed a resolution  to ensure the protection of beneficiaries and workers of the Comprehensive Local Integration Program (CLIP).PPOC Resolution No. 2015-03 requests the Philippine National Police - Cordillera Regional... Read more