latest from Davao Local News
FORMER National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) deputy directors Reynaldo Esmeralda and Raul Lasala appeared to the media on Thursday saying they can stand as witnesses to prove Senator Leila De Lima's involvement with the illegal drug trade.Read more
PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte on Monday, August 29, urged the Chinese ambassador to the Philippines to consider Filipino fishermen as brothers and not enemies.Read more
A VILLAGE leader was shot dead by unidentified gunmen in Barangay Communal in Buhangin District in Davao City on Sunday evening, August 28.
Police identified the victim as Raul Gálvez Calatrava, 52, a leader at Purok 1 in Communal.Read more
WITH close to three months since President Rodrigo Duterte assumed the office, the intensive effort done by his administration to combat illegal drug trade is already showing initial marks of success, a palace official said.Read more
DAVAO City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio said the National Heroes Day "is a celebration of the sacrifices of our national heroes," but it should also celebrate the contributions of the nameless heroes who helped shape and build the country.Read more
A POLICEMAN surrendered Sunday to the authorities after he accidentally shot a woman who happened to pass by at sitio Kalubihan in Barangay New Visayas in Panabo City where authorities were conducting a drug bust against a suspect in the area.Read more