Monday July 23, 2018

NPA's new finance head in Mindanao nabbed

THE new finance head of the New People’s Army’s Komisyon Mindanao (Kommid) was arrested in an inter-agency law enforcement operation in Butuan City, the military reported Friday, June 1.

Brigadier General Franco Nemesio Gacal, Army’s 402nd Infantry Brigade commander, identified the arrested NPA finance officer as Nerita De Castro, 55, who carries the aliases of Ka Nene, Ka Nening and Ka Nora.

Gacal said De Castro was nabbed around 12:40 a.m. Thursday, May 31, at Emenville Subdivision in the village of Ambago, Butuan City.

De Castro has replaced Leonida Guao, who carries the aliases of Ka Leah, Ka Ligaya and Ka Laya, who was arrested on February 2, 2018 in the village of Bading also in Butuan City, added Gacal.SEE MORE