Pinuri ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) ang Philippine National Police (PNP) sa walang-puknat nitong pagkilos para sugpuin ang kriminalidad sa bansa matapos bumaba ng sampung porsiyento ang naitalang bilang ng krimen nitong nakaraang buwan ng Mayo.
Ayon kay DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año, base sa datos ng PNP Directorate for Investigation and Detective Management, nakapagtala lamang ng 38,284 na kaso ng krimen noong Mayo 2019 kumpara sa 42,527 na naitala sa parehong buwan noong nakaraang taon.
“Pagbati sa PNP sa pagpapanatili ninyong ligtas ng ating mga kalye at mga mamamayan. Ipagpatuloy ninyo ng buong sipag ang inyong mga inisyatibo laban sa krimen,” ani Año sa...
Matapos ipag-utos ni Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte na ipatigil ang operasyon ng Kapa Community Ministry International inc., hinimok naman ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) ang lahat ng mayor ng lungsod at bayan na kanselahin at/o ipawalang-bisa ang business permit ng Kapa upang ilayo ang publiko sa paglagak ng kanilang pinaghirapang pera sa mapanlinlang na investment scheme.
Hinikayat ni DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año ang lahat ng pinuno ng lokal na pamahalaan na itigil ang pagbibigay ng business permit sa Kapa, mga katuwang nitong subsidiary, at mga organisasyon maging ang lahat ng aplikasyon para sa permit ng grupo.
“Marami na ang naloko at marami pa sa ating mga kababayan...
Following President Rodrigo Duterte’s order to shut down the operations of Kapa Community Ministry International Inc., the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) enjoins all city and municipal mayors to cancel and/or revoke the business permits of Kapa “to prevent the public from being duped into investing their hard-earned money into an apparently fraudulent investment scheme.”
DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año also urges all city and municipal local chief executives to refrain from issuing business permits in favor of Kapa, its allied subsidiaries, and organizations and deny all existing applications for permits of the group.
The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) has lauded the Philippine National Police (PNP) for its unwavering commitment to curb criminality that resulted to a 10 percent decrease in the total crime volume in May this year.
Citing records from the PNP’s Directorate for Investigation and Detective Management, DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año said that the total crime volume in May 2019 is 38,284 as compared to 42,527 for the same period last year.
“Congratulations, PNP, for making our streets safer and making our people feel more secure. I urge you to continue your anti-crime initiatives with greater vigor and zeal,” Año said during PNP’s weekly convocation in...
While the rainy season is expected to start this June, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) is encouraging local government units (LGUs) to also tighten their preparations not only for the wet season but also earthquakes which strike with no warning.
DILG Spokesperson and Undersecretary Jonathan E. Malaya says that all governors, mayors, and punong barangays are urged to join the second quarterly Nationwide Simultaneous Earthquake Drills (NSED) this year scheduled on June 20 at 2:00 pm.
“LGUs should always observe maximum or extreme preparedness rather than employ a calibrated response not just for typhoons but also for earthquakes and other types of disasters. This...
Brgy. West Bajac-Bajac in Olongapo City bagged the Bronze Award in the 2019 Tatak Barangay Practice (TBP) in the recently concluded 2019 Barangay Council for the Protection of Children (BCPC) Congress held last May 29-30, 2019.
DILG Region 3 Director Julie Daquioag says the said barangay’s winning entry, “Sentrong Sanayang Teknika ng Kabataan (SSTK) sa West Bajac-Bajac” is a skills training program for out-of-school-youths (OSYs) and unemployed young adults in the barangay.
Daquioag says it is a unique program in the City of Olongapo and in the Province of Zambales that provides skills training to interested and qualified OSYs and young adults.
OROQUIETA CITY – In preparation for the assumption of newly-elected officials, the Department of the Interior and Local Government-Misamis Occidental convened the transition teams of governor-elect Philip Tan and outgoing Misamis Occidental governor Herminia Ramiro on Monday, June 17 at the Provincial Capitol, Oroquieta City, Misamis Occidental.
DILG Provincial Director Pablio Benitez, Jr. facilitated the meeting said that transactions, documents, and governance reports were turned over to the incoming governor to ensure that there will be no disruption in public service with the new provincial leadership.
“The Department strongly implements the transparent and complete...
In its pursuit to better equip the engineers and information officers, the Project Development and Management Unit (PDMU) technical personnel and provincial information officers of Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG)- 7 recently went through a two-day training on the fundamentals of photography in Cebu City.
PDMU Chief Maria Thelya Oporto said that the basic photography workshop is very essential for the engineers and information officers to better perform their duties in documenting the Department’s programs, projects, and activities.
Said workshop was facilitated by Aubry Lerio, a former Cebuano photojournalist and freelance cinematographer.
In the quest to provide better access to the transacting public, the Department of the Interior and Local Government in Central Visayas recently opened its new Local Governance Regional Resource Center (LGRRC) facility at the ground floor of DILG-7 building at Sudlon, Barangay Lahug, Cebu City.
Local Government Academy (LGA) Executive Director Thelma T. Vecina and DILG-7 Assistant Director Maria Loisella Lucino led the soft opening of the said facility which is now called “Masayuron Resource Center.”
“Ito ay bagong pamaraan kung paano natin maibabahagi ang ating mga program. LGRC is an opportunity na maibibigay natin sa local officials,” Vecina said.
Eyeing on ending local communist armed conflict, Northern Mindanao now gears up on crafting local peace initiatives through operationalizing Executive Order 70.
To complement the efforts of the National Task Force (NTF), Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Region 10 recently spearheaded a City/Provincial Action Planning Workshop on building sustainable peace towards a peaceful, inclusive, just, and equitable development held at N Hotel, Cagayan de Oro City.
“When we say Whole-of-Nation approach, all other stakeholders, not only the military and the police, not only those in the government, but including those in the community are included in this...