MANILA, Philippines—The Commission on Elections (Comelec) signed a memorandum of agreement (MOA) Tuesday with concerned groups in the province of Abra to assist in the enforcement of campaign laws and to fight vote buying.
We are revisiting the status of the new hospital being built by the Provincial Government of Abra. You may recall more than a year ago, the new hospital which is worth millions of pesos (through a bank loan) to built, suffered some structural damage due to rains. There was a big uproar by Abrenians around … Continue reading
Snapshots during the Bangued town fiesta parade. (abrenian.com photos)
Bangued, Abra. A nursing student was killed by her live-in partner yesterday due to alleged jealousy.
We went around the Bangued Town Food Plaza one evening and took some snapshots of different food and delicacies enough for you to droll and wish you were there. (pictures by abrenian.com)
A picture speaks a thousand words…
Here’s the response of Mayor JR Sears, according to this Philstar report ——————– Local Politics Again? Seares, however, suspects “politics” in the disconnection. Seares said “it wasn’t true an electric jumper device was found in his house or whatsoever” The mayor is running against Abreco board president David Guzman in Dolores town. Seares is the … Continue reading
02/16/2013 UPDATE: We have confirm that Mayor Seare’s electricity was cut-off at 6PM yesterday Feb.15. According to our sources, ABRECO has been attempted many times to disconnect the Mayor’s electricity but each time, they failed due the refusal of the Mayor to allow ABRECO personnel to enter his property. The Mayor surround himself with bodyguards … Continue reading
(philstar.com) LA TRINIDAD, Benguet – Twenty-six year old Gerald Versola Valera, a resident of zone 3, Bangued, Abra’s capital town and an alleged gun for hire, surrendered himself to police, said Cordillera police director Chief Supt. Benjamin Magalong.
By Maria Teresa B. Benas BANGUED, Abra, Feb. 13 (PIA) — The Department of Health – Center for Health Development (DOH-CHD) has started delivering health equipment to the different hospitals in Abra including the newly constructed Abra Provincial Hospital (APH).