By Germelina Lacorte and Frinston Lim
Indigenous people’s groups have sought the help of Mayor Rodrigo Duterte to intercede in the pangayaw (tribal war) waged by the paramilitary group Alamara against the communist New People’s Army (NPA) in the village of Gupitan, Kapalong, Davao del Norte, saying the move would only result in bloodshed.
By Aries Joseph Hegina
Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte warned rogue police officers who engage in “hulidap” to never set foot in his city or else they will be dead.
By Charlie Señase and Williamor Magbanua
This city and several towns in North Cotabato are in the danger of being cut off from Davao City and other major areas in the eastern portion of Mindanao, according to local officials.
By Eldie Aguirre
Mayor Joseph Peñas on Thursday agreed with observations that the city has become the transshipment point for methamphetamine hydrochloride or shabu.
By Germelina Lacorte
Mayor Rodrigo Duterte blasted the relief of Davao City police director Chief Superintendent Vicente Danao as “an exercise of hypocrisy” pending investigation of wife-beating charges and insisted that the Philippine National Police brass reinstate him immediately.