CAGAYAN DE ORO

Pacquiao distributes aid to ASF-affected hog raisers in Oro

SENATOR Manny Pacquiao Friday, February 26, 2021, led the distribution of relief goods to 1,000 hog raisers who were affected by the African Swine Fever (ASF) in Cagayan de Oro.

Apart from distributing relief goods, which contained grocery items including rice and chicken, Pacquiao also handed out cash.

The hog raisers came from the eight barangays in Cagayan de Oro with confirmed cases of ASF. Barangays Mambuaya, San Simon, Agusan, Macasandig, Baikingon, Tablon and Puerto were among the ASF-affected barangays.

The distribution of aid was held in the covered court of Barangay Tablon.

"Nanawagan ako, hindi lamang sa iilan kundi lahat, tayo'y magtulong-tulong. Yung may mga kaya, yung may mga pera, ilabas nyo, tulungan natin... aanhin yung pera pag wala na tayo rito. Kailangan yung mga tao masuportahan natin, matulungan natin," Pacquiao said.

Prior to his visit in Cagayan de Oro, Pacquiao was in Rizal, Batangas, some cities in Manila, Cagayan, Sulu, Tawi-Tawi, Sarangani, and Bukidnon.

"Huwag tayo mawalan ng pag-asa, huwag tayo mahinaan ng loob, nandyan ang Panginoon laging gumagabay sa atin. Mag-ampo lang ta sa Ginoo permanente, Siya lang ang sandalan natin at nagbibigya sa atin ng proteksyon at blessings," Pacquiao said.


VIEW COMMENTS
DISCLAIMER:

SunStar website welcomes friendly debate, but comments posted on this site do not necessarily reflect the views of the SunStar management and its affiliates. SunStar reserves the right to delete, reproduce or modify comments posted here without notice. Posts that are inappropriate will automatically be deleted.


Forum rules:

Do not use obscenity. Some words have been banned. Stick to the topic. Do not veer away from the discussion. Be coherent. Do not shout or use CAPITAL LETTERS!