Barangay


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Barangay

In the Philippines, a political subdivision approximately equivalent to a neighborhood.
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The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) said on Wednesday said that only about 289 barangay officials were on the 'narco list' of President Duterte, and not 9,000, as earlier reported by an official of the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG).
The preparation for the May 14, 2018 Barangay and Sangguniaang Kabataan (SK) elections remains full-blast as the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) shrugged off claims of its postponement for the third time since no law has been passed to warrant its delay.
Several barangay roads traversing the Tagum Agricultural Development Co.
Two barangay officials in Binondo, Manila, filed a complaint on Monday in the City Prosecutor's Office against 161 flying voters, most of them from Navotas City.
Approved were the establishment of national high schools in Valenzuela City; Barangay Bagumbayan in Balanga City, Bataan; Barangay Simbulan and Barangay Catigan in Toril, Davao City; Barangay Talisay in San Isidro, Barangay Corporacion in Lupun, Barangay Magdug in Governor Generoso, Davao Oriental; Barangay Diton in Margosatubig, Zamboanga del Sur and Barangay Lapuan in Don Marcelino, Davao Occidental.
Barangay residents may have grudgingly gone to their election precincts this July thinking that the barangay elections is just another mundane exercise of their right to vote, but studying barangay experiences in the city shows that the barangay, the smallest unit in the local government, plays a significant role in the development of the country.
Many of the 9,000 barangay chiefs on President Duterte's "narco-list" will be removed from office or subjected to political humiliation , said the Department of the Interior and Local Governments (DILG).
Do not put drug-tainted barangay officials back into office.
Jansen Landingin, 16, a resident of Barangay Bonuan Gueset, Dagupan, was in a passenger jeepney (AVG-948) when he was shot in Barangay Malabago in Mangaldan town.
Twelve barangays (villages) in Taguig City-including the barangay that has jurisdiction over the Bonifacio Global City (BGC)-that were created in 2009 are still not getting their internal revenue allotment (IRA) up to now.
Akbayan Senator Risa Hontiveros on Tuesday opposed a proposed Senate bill providing for the postponement of barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections.
In what is expected to send shivers down the public's spine, some 9,000 barangay chiefs are on President Duterte's "narco-list," prompting the government to warn the public to shun political aspirants with illegal-drug affiliation.