Latest News 2016-11-22T19:59:05+00:00

PADAC conducts training on Social Media Marketing against illegal drugs

The Provincial Anti-Drug Abuse Council in cooperation with the Provincial Information Office spearheaded a 2-day training on effective Social Media Campaign on Anti-Illegal Drugs to Information Officers and Police Community Relation Officers in the province of South Cotabato at CCT Retreat and Training Center at Malungon, Sarangani. The activity was [...]

By | November 24, 2017|

Marbel 1, Colongulo – 2017 Search for Model School in SWM champions

Marbel 1 Central Elementary School of Koronadal City and Colongulo National High School of Surallah bested other schools in their respective category as they emerged as champions in the 2017 Search for Model Schools in Solid Waste Management, an annual contest of the Provincial Environment Management Office (PEMO). It was [...]

By | November 22, 2017|

Search for Cleanest & Greenest Household in Lake Sebu winners awarded

Winners of the 3 contests conducted in the town of Lake Sebu sponsored by the Provincial Environment Management Office – Forest & Inland Water Management Division (PEMO-FIWMD) were awarded their respective cash incentives during South Cotabato Environment Summit cum Ecology Day held on November 22 at KCC Activity Center, City [...]

By | November 22, 2017|

South Cotabato signs MOA for PWD livelihood program

South Cotabato has formally signed the Memorandum of Agreement (PWD) for the Php 500, 000 worth of start-up capital fund provided by RD Foundation Inc. for the livelihood program under its "Edukasyon Mo, Kabuhayan Ko" project for the persons with disability (PWDs) of Polomolok. The formal MOA signing was conducted [...]

By | November 21, 2017|

PEO reports P199-M completed infra projects in 9 months

Sixty-four (64) infrastructure projects with a total project cost of P 198,929,507.24 were completed for the period January to September, the Provincial Engineering Office (PEO) reported. But PEO added in their report that the list of completed projects, which are either vertical or horizontal structures, were finished with an actual [...]

By | November 21, 2017|

South Cotabato recognize nutrition and health workers

Koronadal City---With their invaluable support to the nutrition and health program, the Provincial Government of South Cotabato acknowledged the untiring efforts of the Barangay Health Workers (BHW) and Barangay Nutrition Scholars (BNS) in a separate awarding ceremony. More than 200 BHW who served for 30 years and above were given [...]

By | November 18, 2017|

South Cotabato creates committee to implement local anti-rabies policies

Koronadal City---Local health officials work double time to stop the transmission of rabies from dogs to human as Provincial Epidemiology and Surveillance Unit (PESU) report an alarming increase in South Cotabato since last year. Dr. Flora Bigot, Provincial Veterinary Officer-In-Charge, a Provincial Rabies Prevention and Control Committee was created to [...]

By | November 18, 2017|

South Cotabato to receive SGLG next week

Koronadal City---Gov. Daisy Avance-Fuentes is set to receive the Seal of Good Local Governance (SGLG) in an awarding ceremony on November 28 at The Manila Hotel. Along with other South Cotabato, the DILG Bureau of Local Government Supervision will distribute the most coveted seal to performing local government units. In [...]

By | November 17, 2017|

South Cotabato towns get P10 Million worth of sports equipment

The provincial government of South Cotabato turns-over P10-million worth of various sports equipment to all municipalities in the province in a bid to strengthen school sports and encourage the youth to engage in sports and not on drugs. The mass distribution conducted in time for the celebration of the Drug [...]

By | November 17, 2017|

Sto. Niño is this year’s Best MADAC

KORONADAL CITY -Sto. Niño Municipal Anti-Drug Abuse Council was adjudged as this year’s Best MADAC during the culmination Program of the Drug Abuse Prevention and Control (DAPC) Week celebration held on Friday here. South Cotabato Governor Daisy P. Avance-Fuentes as the PADAC Chairperson together with PADAC Permanent Representative Boardmember Agustin [...]

By | November 17, 2017|

250 South Cotabatenos to benefit DOH surgical caravan

Koronadal City---The biggest surgical caravan of the Department of Health is moving to the province of South Cotabato before the month of November ends where 250 local residents are assured of a minimal fee surgical operation. Dr. Rogelio Aturdido, Provincial Health Officer, said the health caravan will provide quality service. [...]

By | November 17, 2017|

South Cotabato eyes establishment of nutri-village

Koronadal City---South Cotabato eyes the establishment of Nutri Village, a community which caters the rehabilitation of malnourished children in a community setting with clinical intervention, as a strategy to ensure the full recuperation of children with Severely Acute Malnutrition case. Maria Ana Uy, Provincial Social Welfare and Development Officer-In-Charge, pushed [...]

By | November 17, 2017|

Capitol goes White Christmas

It’s going to be a white Christmas for the people of South Cotabato as the preparations are underway for the Winter in Wonderland concept inside the capitol. The Provincial General Services Office has allocated a total of P500,000 for this year’s decorations. Provincial General Services Officer Marlyn I. Almaden said, [...]

By | November 16, 2017|

South Cotabato to construct halfway home for rebel integrees

Koronadal City---The Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office (PSWDO) visited a half-way home for former rebels in Mati, Davao Oriental to study its management and operation as the province plans to construct a similar center. Maria Ana Uy, PSWD Officer-In-Charge, said her group will facilitate a meeting with Governor Daisy [...]

By | November 15, 2017|

South Cotabato to increase revenue by 10 percent with new revenue code

South Cotabato provincial government sees a 10 percent increase in local taxes next year with the passage of the new revenue code which is on its third reading at the Sangguinang Panlalawigan. Provincial Treasurer Alvim Batol said, there is a need for the new revision since it’s been more than [...]

By | November 15, 2017|