Photo of the Day

Photo of the Day

Stopping for Fruits

Cotabato Sunset



Nur in Malacañang

‘Barong Bangsamoro’

Moro Islamic Liberation Front Commander Abdullah Macapaar aka “Kumander Bravo" (L), North Western Mindanao Front commander of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front’s soon-to-be-decommissioned Bangsamoro Islamic Armed Forces (BIAF) stands beside Abdulraof Macacua alias Sammy Al Mansoor, BIAF Chief of Staff,

Bangsamoro in Transition

Members of the Bangsamoro Transition Authority (BTA), the body that will govern the Bnagsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) take their oath before President Rodrigo Duterte at the Rizal Hall of Malacanang on 22 February 2019

Bishop’s Burial

Busy Day

Spider Men

Fiery night

Dozens of houses gutted by fire in Purok Sibuyan, Mother Barangay Rosary Heights in Cotabato City Tuesday night, 12 February 2019. MindaNews photo by FERDINANDH B. CABERRA

Zamboanga Sunset

Combating Extremism

Afternoon Jog


Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. (L) and Japanese Foreign Minister Tarō Kōno shake hands after signing agreements at the closing of their expanded bilateral meeting at the Marco Polo Hotel in Davao City, on February 10, 2019. Kono was in Davao City for the opening ceremony of the Consulate-General of Japan in Davao. Japan has upgraded its consulate in...

Canvassing in Pikit

Voters On Board

Guarding the Vote

Blast Site

Commander Jack

Yes or No?

Plebiscite Day

Change of Command

Child of peace

A child smiles shyly as he watches over watermelons for sale on board a pick-up truck in Barangay Rajah Muda in Pikit, North Cotabato on February 5, 2019. Elders in the village --children of war before -- are optimistic that in voting "yes" on February 6 for inclusion of their village in the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao,...

Year of the Pig

San Pedro Cathedral

An armored personnel carrier is parked outside the San Pedro Cathedral in Davao City on Sunday, 3 February 2019 as security measures are stepped up in Mindanao after the bombing of the Our Lady of Mount Carmel Cathedral in Jolo, Sulu a week earlier. Parishioners who were unable to enter the church because of the ban on backpacks and large bags,...


Road to peace

A mujahideen of the Bangsamoro Islamic Armed Forces walks through a muddy three-kilometer stretch of access road to Camp Bilal in Tamparan, Munai, Lanao del Norte on January 27, 2019. The Office of the Presidential Adviser on the  Peace Process has committed 30 million pesos for a road concreting project. Camp Bilal is the headquarters of the Moro Islamic Liberation...

Pig Dance

New Archbishop of Cotabato

Archbishop Angelito Rendon Lampon, OMI, receives on Wednesday afternoon, January 30, 2019 the pastoral staff of the Archdiocese of Cotabato from Cardinal Orlando Quevedo (R), who has retired as Archbishop of Cotabato. The Papal Nuncio, Archbishop Gabriele Giordano Caccia (L), describes the installation amid tight security as a “Church event” not only of the Philippines but “of the whole...


Governor Mujiv Hataman of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM), Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MNLF) chair Al Haj Murad Ebrahim, the Front's nominee to the post of Chief Minister of the 80-member Bangsamoro Transition Authority and Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Carlito Galvez, Jr., flash the Peace sign during a meeting on the transition process at the Office of the Regional Governor in Cotabato City on 30 January 2019. The newly-ratified RA 11054

Tight security

Following Sunday’s bombing at the Our Lady of Mount Carmel Cathedral in Jolo, Sulu, security was tight at the Immaculate Conception Cathedral in Cotabato City on Wednesday, 30 January 2019 during the installation of the 4th Archbishop of Cotabato City, Angelito R. Lampon, OMI, former Bishop of Jolo. MindaNews photo by GG BUENO

Duterte In Jolo

View from above

View of the massive flood that hit the municipality of Kapalong, Davao del Norte on Sunday, January 27. 2019, taken from a drone camera. Heavy downpour brought about by the tailend of a cold front triggered severe flooding in Davao region. Photo courtesy of Kapalong DRRMC                            ...


The first of two bombs that exploded at the Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Cathedral in Jolo, SUlu Sunday morning, 27 January was inside the cathedral, the second in the parking area. Photo shows impact of the explosion inside the church. The bomb exploded at the back portion of the church, on the right side facing the altar. Photo...

Chinese Lanterns

Masonry Work

For Her Son’s Future

Citizen Murad

Where’s My Name?


Name Search

Show of Force

Grenade Attack

Ready for the Vote


As part of transparency efforts in the run-up to the January 21, 2019 plebiscite for the ratification of RA 11054 or the Organic Law for the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, an LED screen has been set up at the main entrance of the Cotabato City Hall showing CCTV footage from 16 cameras inside the City Treasurer's office...