City urges display of Phil. flags May 28-June 12

The City Government of Zamboanga urges the general public to prominently display the Philippine flag in their residences and/or places of business starting Saturday, May 28.

This is in solidarity with the nationwide observance of National Flag Day to commemorate the date the national symbol was first unfurled on Philippine soil.

President Fidel V. Ramos issued Executive [ … ]


For students’ welfare, protection: Ambulant vendors off limits near schools

The City Government will closely coordinate with the Department of Education, Department of Health and the Zamboanga City Police Office to ensure food safety in schools by regulating ambulant vendors selling food to students outside or near school grounds.

OIC City Administrator and City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Officer Dr. Elmeir Apolinario said the city th [ … ]


CHO undertakes chlorination, disinfection at all water sources

The City Health Office is currently undertaking chlorination and disinfection at all water sources found positive for fecal coliform (E.coli), following the rising cases of acute gastroenteritis (AGE) cases in Zamboanga City.

City Health Officer Dr. Rodelin Agbulos said another action his office has taken to prevent AGE is the mobilization of environmental program in coor [ … ]


Zambo remains firm in fight for justice- Itu

The city government of Zamboanga remains firm in its legal battle for justice against Nur Misuari’s faction in the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) that attacked this city in September 2013.

Acting Mayor Cesar Iturralde in an interview yesterday withheld any comments on presumptive president Rodrigo Duterte’s statement during the campaign period that he was going to [ … ]


‘Oplan Bira Escuela 2016’ finalized

Acting Mayor Cesar Iturralde and OIC City Administrator Elmeir Apolinario on Monday met with education stakeholders to finalize ‘Operation Plan Bira Escuela’, in a bid to ensure smooth and orderly opening of classes on June 13.

The meeting was highlighted by presentations on traffic, security, health and sanitation, task force dormitory/boarding houses and academe which t [ … ]


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