Army, private corporation conducts medical mission in Zamboanga del Sur

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The CC & MMM Lending Corporation, in collaboration with the Philippine Army’s 53rd Infantry “Matapat” Battalion (53IB) and 1st Infantry “Tabak” Division (1ID), organized a Medical Outreach Program in Barangay Betinan, San Miguel, Zamboanga del Sur on Saturday (July 31). An oplan tuli and free dental service, haircut, and checkup were part of the medical… Continue reading Army, private corporation conducts medical mission in Zamboanga del Sur

Army, police continue to provide community support to Zambo del Norte barangays

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The Army’s 97th Infantry “Kalasaglahi” Battalion (97th IB) and the Zamboanga del Norte Provincial Mobile Force Company (ZNPMFC) Community Support Program (CSP) of Barangay Bagumbayan, Sergio Osmeña Sr, Zamboanga Del Norte continues to conduct various activities for the development and sustainment of the said barangay, which has been cleared of Communist Terrorist Groups. On July… Continue reading Army, police continue to provide community support to Zambo del Norte barangays

NGO, Project Good Life ink MOA for Project Nurture

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The Project Good Life of the Philippine Army’s 53rd Infantry “Matapat” Battalion (53IB) and the Inner Wheel Club of Yllana Bay inked the Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) for Project Nurture last July 24 at Good Life Village, Poblacion, Guipos, Zamboanga del Sur. Project Nurture is a holistic care for the children of Friends Rescued (FRs)… Continue reading NGO, Project Good Life ink MOA for Project Nurture

Philippine Army, Air Force, SKH Initiative conducts community outreach program in Zamboanga del Sur

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The Saka sa Kaugmaon nga Hamugaway (SKH) Initiative, in collaboration with the Philippine Army and Philippine Air Force, held a Medical Outreach Program in Barangay Guinicolalay, Dinas, Zamboanga del Sur to give free medical care to low-income and marginalized areas on Tuesday, July 27, 2021. Free medical outreach, operation tuli, dental checkups, giving of slippers… Continue reading Philippine Army, Air Force, SKH Initiative conducts community outreach program in Zamboanga del Sur

CAFGUs receive rice allowance from Zamboanga del Sur provincial government

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The Provincial Government of Zamboanga del Sur gave rice allowance to twenty-five CAFGU Active Auxiliaries (CAAs) of the Philippine Army’s 53rd Infantry “Matapat” Battalion based in Ticala Island Patrol Base in San Pablo town as part of its “Better Life: Adopt-a-CAFGU Project” on Monday, July 26, 2021. ZamboSur Board Member for Peace and Order John Regala… Continue reading CAFGUs receive rice allowance from Zamboanga del Sur provincial government

NOLCOM, DSWD Region 3 ink partnership for calamity readiness

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In observance of the National Disaster Resilience Month, Northern Luzon Command and the Department of Social Welfare and Development Region 3 sign an implementing agreement on Monday, for the establishment of satellite storage at Camp Servillano Aquino, Tarlac City. The agreement stipulated the arrangement of both parties for the prepositioning of relief goods utilizing facilities… Continue reading NOLCOM, DSWD Region 3 ink partnership for calamity readiness

Violence has no place in IP’s culture

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IP Leader of Zambales and the Director for Cultural Affairs of Access to Human Rights International (AHRI) Philippines, Dir. Samuel M. Balintay Jr. expressed that ‘violence was never part of the indigenous people’s culture.’ The statement was issued during the Indigenous People – Youth Leadership Summit (IP–YLS) facilitated by Northern Luzon Command (NOLCOM) on Wednesday,… Continue reading Violence has no place in IP’s culture

Philippine Army’s 53IB, community join hands to rebuild barangay road together

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The Philippine Army’s 53rd Infantry “Matapat” Battalion (53IB) and 1st CMO “Mahigalaon” Battalion (1CMOBn) partnered with the community of Barangay Salvador in Dumingag, Zamboanga del Sur to rebuild the barangay’s main road on July 19-20, 2021. The Matapat and Mahigalaon Troopers, along with Hon. Rolly Jemino of the Committee on Peace and Order, engaged in… Continue reading Philippine Army’s 53IB, community join hands to rebuild barangay road together

Army troops conducts Civic Action Program in Patikul Sulu

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The 35th Infantry Battalion, commanded by Ltc Wilfredo B. Borgonia Jr, joined the 11th Infantry Division’s Civic Action Program at So Amman, Brgy Bangkal, Patikul, Sulu on July 23, 2021. The 11th Infantry Division and Joint Task Force Sulu Commander, MGen William N. Gonzales, the 1102nd Brigade Commander, BGen Benjamin G. Batara Jr, the Municipality… Continue reading Army troops conducts Civic Action Program in Patikul Sulu

Signal troopers conduct repair and maintenance of 44IB C4S Signal equipment

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1st Signal Battalion, Army Signal Regiment, Philippine Army conducted repair and maintenance of unit C4S equipment at Headquarters 44IB, Lower Baluran, Imelda, Zamboanga Sibugay Province on July 25, 2021. The Signal Mobile Maintenance and Repair Team (SMMART) of the 1st Signal Battalion, led by Cpt Michael Morales, facilitated the repair of C4S equipment such as… Continue reading Signal troopers conduct repair and maintenance of 44IB C4S Signal equipment