GENERAL TINIO, Nueva Ecija — Some 5,000 narra and mahogany seedlings were planted on Friday at the watershed area of the P787-million Upper Tabuating Irrigation Project (UTIP) during the 8th leg of the launching of the “Three Million Trees in Five Years, Adopt A Mountain” program by the municipal government here.
A SPATE of anti-narcotics operations in Bulacan province on Saturday resulted in the killing of three armed suspected drug dealers and the arrest of six others, a report to Police Regional Office 3 director, Brigadier General Joel Napoleon M. Coronel said yesterday.
SPEAKING at the 72nd founding Anniversary celebration of Sultan Kudarat, Maguindanao yesterday, Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go said that both he and President Rodrigo Duterte are focused on delivering key programs that will help sustain continued development in Mindanao.
“But I suppose taking that up will also be important because, as Mr. Lorenzana said...the incident has been repeatedly done and, therefore, it is becoming an irritant, and we have to know exactly why they’re passing through that strait when the shortest route going to China can be done on a different route,” he added.
”This is not the first time that this has happened. Issues about the quality of the textbooks used in our public schools have been raised before, and we are concerned that those in DepEd involved in procuring these materials have not been able to address these issues,” he stressed.