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‘Davao for Leni’ launched; group says not all Dabawenyos are pro-Duterte

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 16 November) -- A Davao City-based movement is spearheading an online campaign to support presidential candidate Leni Robredo in the...

Japanese firm to build biomass power project in Butuan

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 06 October) – A Japanese firm engaged in the construction of bridges and renewable energy projects has partnered with the...

Surigao Norte mayor, sister face graft raps

GENERAL LUNA, Surigao del Norte (MindaNews/04 July) -- The Office of the Deputy Ombudsman for Mindanao has filed a case before the Sandiganbayan against...

3 Davao Sur towns placed under nutrition monitoring

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/04 July) -- Three municipalities in Davao del Sur have been placed under close monitoring in terms of nutrition due to the...

3 Mindanao LGU programs win Galing Pook awards

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/13 February) – Three of 10 winners for innovative governance practices in the annual Galing Pook Awards for 2008 are from Mindanao:  Barangay Sanito in Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay; North Cotabato; and an alliance between South Cotabato and Sultan Kudarat provinces.

Bukidnon's Kaamulan opens February 18

MALAYBALAY CITY (MindaNews/05 February) – February 18 has been set as the “soft opening” of the 22-day Kaamulan, Bukidnon’s annual cultural festival, a brochure produced by the provincial tourism office said.

SouthCot to go fiber optic

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/06 Feb) -- –South Cotabato is planning to adopt the fiber optic technology to improve its centralized computer systems network.

Sacked Valencia CIty mayor hired as consultant

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/23 January) -- Acting Valencia City mayor Benjamin Verano has hired his suspended boss, Mayor Jose Galario, Jr. as consultant, in defiance and mockery of the Ombudsman's suspension order.

Graft cases in Mindanao rise in run up to 2007 polls

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/09 January) --  The run-up to the May 14, 2007 polls has led to a significant increase in the number of graft cases filed against incumbent officials in Mindanao.