A candidate for kagawad (village councilor) in barangay Bangbangcag, Bucay, Abra, was shot dead by motorcycle-riding gunmen 8:20 Tuesday morning at sitio Nagpasinan, Bangbangcag, also in Bucay.The latest fatality in the already tense situation in Bucay and nearby towns in the northern province ahead of the barangay and SK elections on October 30 was identified as Catalino M. Turalba Sr.Together with his son and namesake, Turalba was on board blue Motorstar 110cc motorcycle heading towards their village when two still-unidentified gunmen on board a black Pinoy motorcycle tailed them and shot the candidate twice using a pistol.The victim was rushed to St. Therese Hospital in Talogtog, Dolores town in Abra and died there, said Corporal Vicsyd D.
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Philippine National Police (PNP) bomb technicians disposed of 360 pounds of explosives recovered in law enforcement and public safety operations.
A police station has been put up in the center of Sitio Kapihan in Socorro, Surigao del Norte to ensure peace and order in the area, Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) Secretary Benjamin Abalos said.
MANILA, Philippines — Patay ang labor organizer na si Jude Thaddeus Fernandez matapos diumano pagbabarilin ng Philippine National Police Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (PNP-CIDG) sa kanilang bahay sa Binangonan, Rizal.
Key officers from the DOF, Treasury, and GSIS meet with PNP to discuss options on MUP pension reform
Top officials from the Department of Finance (DOF), the Bureau of the Treasury (BTr), and the Government Service Insurance System (GSIS), together with a representative from the Office of Senator Jinggoy Estrada, held a dialogue on June 7, 2023 at Camp Crame in Quezon City with the Philippine National Police (PNP) to discuss proposed reforms to the Military and Uniformed Personnel (MUP) pension system.
The economic team has made adjustments to improve the current proposals for the military and uniformed personnel (MUP) pension reform after its initial consultations with the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP), Philippine Air Force (PAF), and Presidential Security Group (PSG).