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

South Cotabato still leads on SRAA Meet Day2

The South Cotabato Athletic Delegation maintains its lead on the second day of the sporting events at the on-going Soccsksargen Regional Athletic Association Meet garnering a total of 22 Gold,23 Silver and 26 Bronze out of the 94 Gold, 94 silver and 98 bronze initial medals at stake for the [...]

By | February 19, 2018|

Convergence team brings info about civil registration to lumad village

Koronadal City---The South Cotabato Convergence team for poverty reduction program brought the information about the services offered by the Civil Registrar’s Office in a lumad area at Sitio Traan Leteng, Barangay Kematu, Tboli. In cooperation with the Provincial Population Office, the mobile information campaign is part of the team's effort [...]

By | February 19, 2018|

SRAA Meet to give Special Awards

This annual competition will not only be about Sports. It will also be about other disciplines. The Department of Education Region 12 has issued a memorandum for the inclusion of at least seven (7) Special Awards in this year’s SOCCSKSARGEN Regional Athletic Association These Special Awards will include Best in [...]

By | February 19, 2018|

South Cotabato leads SRAA first day

South Cotabato is taking the lead on the first day of the SOCCSKSARGEN Regional Athletic Association (SRAA) Meet raking three Gold, four Silver and two Bronzes medals out of the seven final events On Sunday. Sarangani province harvested two gold, one silver and two bronze, while General Santos City and [...]

By | February 18, 2018|

Lumad Ned evacuees to return home this March

Twenty-two Manobo families from Sitio Datal Bonlangon, Ned, Lake Sebu are set to go home this first week of March after the Philippine Army declared the area safe. The families evacuated their homes and sought refuge in nearby Sitio Tulali after being caught in a crossfire between the members of [...]

By | February 18, 2018|

“Batok” wins SouthCot’s first gold

He is fondly called “Batok” since he is the only dark skinned child among the brood of eight in their family. A son of a laborer, Nathaniel Morales, 17, from Brgy. Dajay at Surallah town could not help it since he is always exposed to the sun. He might not [...]

By | February 18, 2018|

Security Plans for SRAA Meet in place- SCPPO

The South Cotabato Police Provincial Office has readied its police force in preparation for the 5-day staging of the Soccsksargen Regional Athletic Association Meet hosted by the province of South Cotabato slated on February 17-21, 2018. OIC-Provincial Director PSSupt. Nestor Salcedo assured the security of all delegates as security plans [...]

By | February 15, 2018|

Sambog is still the province’s IPMR

Newly Installed Provincial Indigenous People Mandatory Representative to the Sangguniang Panlalawigan Edgar Sambog called on all IP leaders to unite and do not put their tribe in bad light. “We should protect our tribe and maintain our dignity.” He said, During the selection process early this week, Sambog said, he [...]

By | February 13, 2018|

South Cotabato soon to create Culture & the Arts Council

South Cotabato will soon create a Culture and the Arts Council which will be headed by the Governor with the passing of a resolution calling for its creation by the Provincial Development Council Social Development Committee (PDC-SDC) during its meeting recently. PDC-SDC Secretary Evelyn Fantilanan disclosed that Memorandum Circular (MC) [...]

By | February 12, 2018|

DILG discusses mechanisms to guarantee LGU execs presence in AOR

Koronadal City--- Provincial DILG presented the newest martial instruction with regards to the monitoring system for local chief executives to guarantee their presence in their municipalities and cities and ensure the delivery of basic services to their constituents. Andrea de Pedro, Provincial Director, said the monitoring system seeks to assure [...]

By | February 12, 2018|

EMB Central Office commends Southcot for being “environment-compliant”

A senior official of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources – Environment Management Bureau (DENR – EMB) has commended South Cotabato as one of the only 2 provinces in the country that is compliant in the treatment of health care waste and hazardous waste. Supervising Environment Management Specialist Geronimo [...]

By | February 12, 2018|

Panabo City LGU visits South Cotabato’s Sanitary Landfill

Panabo City LGU led by Mayor James Gamao together with other city officials visited the province’s Cluster Sanitary Landfill (SLF) located at Colongulo, Surallah yesterday (February 8) as part of their study tour. Surallah Mayor Antonio Bendita was on hand to meet and greet the Mayor and his staff which [...]

By | February 12, 2018|

South Cotabato targets 16 outreach programs for 2018 first quarter

South Cotabato is set to conduct 16 outreach programs for this year's first quarter, Barangay Affairs Unit (BAU) Chief Bong Gamo said. In an interview during the provincial government's weekly press conference, Gamo said six provincial outreach programs and 10 mini outreach programs are set to be delivered to selected [...]

By | February 11, 2018|

2018 Project DAF gives 30 ‘vulnerable sitios’ livelihood projects

A total of 30 sitios in the province were officially identified by the Provincial Governor's Office - Barangay Affairs Unit (PGO-BAU) to receive livelihood projects under the provincial government's Development Alternative Framework Project (Project DAF) this year. Included in the list of beneficiaries are Bangkal, Purok Silang, and Milagrosa of [...]

By | February 11, 2018|

SouthCot’s IPs to select anew its representative

The Provincial Indigenous People Mandatory Representative to the Sangguniang Panlalawigan will conduct its upcoming selection on Monday, February 12, 2018 for the next term (April 10, 2018-April, 2021) Incumbent IPMR Edgar Sambog said, at least 250 participants composed of IP Leaders and elders from the province’s 9 towns and lone [...]

By | February 9, 2018|