News Feature: DILG intensifies BUB water project in Dinagat Islands

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) had laid menus of projects to be decided by the grassroots level. One of which is the provision of a potable water supply to the barangay through the Bottom-up Budgeting or BuB.BuB is a process where the government and the constituents come ... Read more

Search for outstanding teachers info campaign set in Butuan

BUTUAN CITY, Jan. 13 (PIA) – With the aim to inspire more teachers in their own field to excel, the Metrobank foundation will be holding a series of information campaigns (ICs) on the Metrobank Foundation Search for Outstanding Teachers (SOT).In the city, the IC is scheduled on Thursday, January 1... Read more

Cebuano News: Convergence Meeting gipahigayon sa Kapitolyo Nan Siargao

SIARGAO ISLAND, Surigao del Norte, Enero 13 (PIA) – Unang convergence meeting karong tuiga gipahigayon naidtong adlawng Lunes, Enero 11, 2016 didto sa Kapitolyo nan Siargao ning probinsya.Ang maong tigom gipasiugdahan ni Gobernador Sol F. Matugas ug kini gitambungan sa mga hepe ug mga representant... Read more

BJMP Caraga personnel undergo drug testing

BUTUAN CITY, Jan. 13 (PIA) -- Top regional officials, wardens and jail non-commissioned officers and non-uniformed personnel of the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) Caraga have themselves tested for illegal drugs on Tuesday, Jan. 12 by the personnel of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Ag... Read more

Nominations for the public management devt program now open

BUTUAN CITY, Jan. 13 (PIA) – A city DepEd official encourages school heads, teachers to nominate scholars for the Public Management Program.Department of Education (DepEd) Butuan City Schools Division Superintendent Arsenio T. Cornites, Jr. in a memorandum sent to all chiefs of the functional divi... Read more

SurSur CSC reiterates call for 2016 “exams”

TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur, Jan. 12 (PIA) – The Civil Service Commission (CSC) Provincial Office, this province, has reiterated its call on interested applicants for any of the 2016 examinations administered by their agency.Ruth Beniga, provincial director, made the gesture through the leaflets ... Read more

Pinoy mountaineer reaches Mt. Hilong-hilong

BUTUAN CITY, Jan. 12 (PIA) -- Dr. Gideon Lasco, Pinoy mountaineer and World Wide Fund (WWF) for Nature Philippines Ambassador and partner advocate for Philippine Forest Protection Program, together with his team, successfully reached the summit of Mt. Hilong-Hilong, peaks 1 2 3 last Jan. 2, 2016.Tog... Read more

Cebuano News: Panambay sa Barangay, turn-over sa mga baroto gipahigayon sa Brgy. Alegria ug Zaragoza

SURIGAO CITY, Surigao del Norte, Enero 12 (PIA) – Malamposon nga gipahigayon ang Panambay sa Barangay ug pagtunol sa mga baroto bag-ohay pa lamang didto sa Barangay Alegria ug Zaragoza ning dakbayan.Ang maong kalihukan gipangulohan ni Goberbador Sol F. Matugas kauban si Bise Gobernador Arturo Car... Read more

Cebuano News: Agnor PDRRMC kwalipikado sa 2015 natl Gawad Kalasag award

BUTUAN CITY, Jan. 12 (PIA) -- Ang Agusan del Norte Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (PDRRMC), usa sa tulo nga kwalipikado para sa 2015 Gawad Kalasag national award.Ang National Evaluators Team, nga gipangunahan ni Director Edgard Ollet, MNSA Chief, Planning Div., OCD-Central... Read more

Cebuano News: Barangay communicators seminar-workshop gipahigayon

BUTUAN CITY, Jan. 12 (PIA) -- Mokabat ngadto sa usa ka libo kapin ka mga purok legpersons sa Agusan del Norte ang mitambong sa gipahigayong 1st Provincial Assembly of Barefoot Journalist/Purok Legpersons cum Seminar-Workshop on Para-media/Citizens Journalism bag-uhay pa lamang didto sa Balanghai Hot... Read more

11 former rebels set to get P65K cash aid as CLIP beneficiaries in SurSur

TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur, Jan. 11 (PIA) – A third batch of former rebels (FRs), being beneficiaries under the Comprehensive Local Integration Program (CLIP), is set to receive P65,000 each come the First Quarter Provincial Peace and Order Council (PPOC) meeting at the Capt. Delfin C. Rellera H... Read more

PNP Caraga, Comelec, Army activate regional joint security control center

BUTUAN CITY, Jan. 11 (PIA) – The Philippine National Police (PNP) Caraga Regional Office, Commission on Election (Comelec) and the Philippine Army activated on Saturday, January 9 the Regional Joint Security Control Center (RJSCC) here.The RJSCC is a combined body in the region, responsible of coo... Read more

Metrobank, MTAP, DepEd to hold 2016 Math Challenge

BUTUAN CITY, Jan. 11 (PIA) – The Metrobank Foundation Inc. (MBFI), Mathematics Teachers Association of the Philippines (MTAP) and the Department of Education (DepEd) will hold the 2016 Metrobank-MTAP-DepEd Math Challenge (MMC) from January to March this year.According to DepEd Butuan City schools ... Read more

Cebuano News: 3,791 ka mga Agusanon nakabenipisyo sa ISDAP

BUTUAN CITY, Enero 8 (PIA) – Mikabat  sa 3,791 ka mga Agusanon ang nahatagan og ayudang medical, tranportasyon, Edukasyon ug uban pang panginahanglan sa mga yanong lumulopyo sa probinsya sa Agusan del Norte pinaagi sa Integrated Social Development Assistance Program (ISDAP).P8 milyones ang orihin... Read more

Dinagat Islands declared as rabies-free zone

SAN JOSE, Dinagat Islands, Jan. 8 (PIA) - The province of Dinagat Islands was officially declared as rabies-free zone by the Department of Health (DoH) and the Department of Agriculture (DA) during the awarding ceremony held recently at the Pesticide and Fertilizer Authority Conference Hall, Bureau ... Read more