June 6, a special non-working holiday in Zamboanga del Norte-A A +A
Wednesday, May 18, 2011
MANILA - Malacañang declared June 6, 2011 a special non-working day in the province of Zamboanga del Norte in celebration of the 59th Foundation Day of the province.
The Palace declared this under Proclamation 160 signed by Executive Secretary Paquito Ochoa Jr. on May 4, 2011.
"It is but fitting and proper that the people of the province of Zamboanga del Norte be given full opportunity to celebrate and participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies," the proclamation said.
Zamboanga del Norte is located in the Zamboanga Peninsula region at the northern part of Mindanao. Its capital is Dipolog City. (Jill Beltran/Sunnex)