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NBI seeks removal of prosecutor in murder case in Abra

By Artemio A. Dumlao SAN FERNANDO CITY,  La Union – State prosecutors in Abra are being asked to be removed from the multiple murder cases against La Paz town mayor Joseph Bernos and his father –Danglas  vice mayor Andres Bernos.

Abra prov’l capitol employee shot dead

By Artemio Dumlao (philstar.com) LA Trinidad, Benguet – Motorcycle-riding assassins struck again Sunday afternoon killing an Abra provincial capitol employee.

Prosecutor in Garcia plea deal sacked

By Delon Porcalla (The Philippine Star) MANILA, Philippines – First was irrigation chief Antonio Nangel. Then came immigration head Ricardo David. This time it’s the country’s top anti-graft prosecutor’s turn to be fired from the government service.

DTI cautions OFWs in Abra

by Maritess B. Beñas / PIA  BANGUED, Abra – The Department of Trade and Industry headed by Provincial Director Arell Bañez issued a consumer alert to Overseas Filipino Workers and their dependents to be more cautious in sending their balikbayan boxes.

Murder raps filed vs. Abra town mayor, father

By Artemio Dumlao BANGUED, Abra  – The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI)-Cordillera filed multiple murder raps Friday morning against La Paz, Abra Mayor Joseph Sto Nino Bernos, 32 and his father, Danglas town Vice Mayor Andres Bernos, 78, after an assassin admitted to murdering at least three of his town mates on orders of the … Continue reading

Mayor Valera: I will….

Mayor Dominic Valera, on his posting in his PUBLIC FaceBook Account “Asenso Abra” said: “I will inspire the people of Bangued to dream more, learn more, do more and become more. I will instill in you a hope for success and a belief in yourselves. The pessimists complain about the wind. The optimists expect it … Continue reading

Lone Abrenian to join NYC youth program

Youth leader Erosbon L. Sabedo was chosen to represent the Philippines to join the Ship for Southeast Asian Youth Program 2013 (SSEAYP 2013). Mr. Sabedo is from Licuan-Baay and worked with the RNHeals. The duty of youth is to challenge corruption said Kurt Cobain. So good luck and represent as well Mr. Sabedo!

Woman inmate raped

Here’s a report from GMA News Ilocos about a woman inmate allegely raped inside the Abra Provincial Jail. The suspected rapist is former Jail Guard Marvin “Wanbol” Bersamin and his accomplice Jail Guard Emmanuel Guzman. According to the report, “Precy” (not her real name) was raped inside her cell’s bathroom. She said that she could … Continue reading

Bangued cityhood pushed in Congress

By Artemio Dumlao (The Philippine Star) BAGUIO CITY , Philippines – Cityhood for Bangued, Abra’s capital, is being given a push in the 16th Congress.

Concerned Citizens’ group affirms World Bank’s CCT impact evaluation

Is it a rocket science that in order to improve child’s performance in school, a child needs to have a good health condition and parents are able to afford their education? I wish the present administration should prioritize Health and Education programs for Abrenians. —————————– BANGUED, Abra July 12 — On its recent report on … Continue reading

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