Sayaw Mindanao 2015 Finals

Sayaw Mindanao 2015 Finals

Butuan City’s Teatro Kadano won the Sayaw Mindanao 2015. The event, which showcased Mindanao indigenous dance, was one of the highlights of the ongoing 30th Kadayawan Festival in Davao City.                    ...
Good evening, Bankerohan!

Good evening, Bankerohan!

Newly installed lights on a suspension bridge illuminate the Davao River near Davao City’s Bankerohan area. The suspension bridge, built between the two long-existing bridges, was built by the Davao City Water District for its pipes that supply water to the downtown...
“Bus Attack” Simulation

“Bus Attack” Simulation

Security forces held a bus hostage and rescue simulation at the firing range in Maa, Davao  City on July 30. The event is part of the First Davao Counter Terrorist Challenge, which is hosted by Task Force Davao. Participating units include the Davao City Police Office...
Davao Counter Terrorist Challenge

Davao Counter Terrorist Challenge

On July 30, the First Davao Counter Terrorist Challenged  kicked-off with the capability demonstration of the elite members of the Philippine Army’s Scout Rangers and the Naval Special Operations Group.  The two-day event, which is hosted by Task Force Davao, is...
Last Interview with Commander Parago

Last Interview with Commander Parago

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 29 June) – “Karon, di na gyud ko padakop nila nga buhi” (I wouldn’t let them capture me alive this time), Leoncio Pitao, popularly known by his nom de guerre Commander Parago, told MindaNews in an interview in the hinterlands of Paquibato...
Good to see you, Lake Sebu!

Good to see you, Lake Sebu!

Last week, work led me back to this town. The last time I was here was about four years ago. A lot of things have changed. Business establishments have sprouted so fast. Lake Sebu is now touted as the “Summer Capital of Southern Mindanao.” [ngg_images...
In Pictures: Sinadya sa Kalsada

In Pictures: Sinadya sa Kalsada

Sinadya sa Kalsada is a street dancing competition during the Kasadyahan Festival in Aleosan, North Cotabato on April 5. The event is among the highlights of the town’s 32nd Foundation...
Mindanao Ilaga Movement on Bangsamoro Agreement

Mindanao Ilaga Movement on Bangsamoro Agreement

Mindanao Ilaga Movement from keith bacongco on Vimeo. Mindanao Ilaga Movement says they support the peace agreement between the Philippine government and Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) but they are wary of the other Moro factions who have been left out in the...