THE City Government of Zamboanga has formed a task group that would oversee the rescue efforts of a 60-year-old businessman who was abducted in the city on Thursday.
ANOTHER businessman was abducted by armed men in this southern port city just a day after another kidnap victim was released to authorities.
AN IMPROVISED bomb exploded at a disco pub in Zamboanga City on Tuesday shortly before elementary and high school students trooped to schools for the formal opening of classes.
THE Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process (OPAPP) will be holding a one-day dialogue and consultation in this southern port city on Thursday.
POLICE and military authorities are tracing a bank account number used by the kidnappers who abducted a 71-year-old Swiss-born Filipino civic leader.
A BOLO-WIELDING man, clad in t-shirt with markings of an election watchdog, was arrested in a polling precinct in Maluso town, Basilan province Thursday morning.
AN OFFICIAL of the Commission on Elections (Comelec) announced Wednesday that all is set for the holding of special elections Thursday in the province of Lanao del Sur.
AN EX-CONVICT who allegedly raped his own daughter-in-law was shot and wounded by a village watchman after he resisted and tried to attack a village official, the police reported.
ZAMBOANGA City Veterinarian Mario Arriola has confirmed a total of seven animal rabies cases from January to April this year based on records submitted by the Regional Animal Diseases Diagnostic Laboratory
A BUREAU of Fire Protection (BFP) official has advised parents of out-of-town students to choose boarding houses that conform to the fire safety code.