The highest church official of this city appealed to authorities to allow a plebiscite on the conversion of this city into a highly urbanized city (HUC) to proceed as thousands of residents rallied on Saturday to demand that the issue be put to a vote by the people.
By Maricar Cinco
The Commission on Elections (Comelec) has proclaimed this town a city, following a plebiscite that ratified the city charter.
The Commission on Elections (Comelec) has scheduled a January 25, 2014, plebiscite for the upgrading of Cabanatuan into a highly urbanized city, which has drawn opposition from Nueva Ecija provincial officials.
DIGOS CITY – The coming into being of Southern Mindanao’s fifth province is now more apparent as returns from majority of Davao del Sur’s 14 towns and this city heavily favored the law that sought to create it, the Commission on Elections said Wednesday. Ma. Febes Barlaan, Davao del Sur election officer, said results from [...]
By Eldie Aguirre
, Orlando Dinoy
Unidentified armed men staged a fresh attack just a few hours before Davao del Sur’s more than 500,000 voters trooped to their precincts for the barangay (village) polls and plebiscite for the creation of Davao Occidental.