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160 Abra trike drivers, operators join TrikanSSSya project

By Maria Teresa B. Benas BANGUED, Abra, July 12 (PIA) — Realizing the value of membership to the Social Security System,160 members of the Tricycle Operators and Drivers Association (TODA) plying the routes of Brgy. Calaba and Camp Juan Villamor Compound in this capital town joined the SSS-Trikansya Program (alkansya ng mga tricycle operators and … Continue reading

Luba disaster council uses calamity fund to address dengue outbreak

Where’s our local officials when you need them? What’s P36,771.50 can do to Abrenians in need? Where’ the PDAF? what about the towns IRA and RA 7171? —————————– By Maria Teresa B. Benas BANGUED, Abra, July 13 (PIA) — The Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (MDRRMC) of Luba chaired by Mayor Marcelo Biscarra,Sr. … Continue reading

Guv to develop priority industries in Abra

By Maria Teresa B. Benas BANGUED, Abra, July 10 (PIA) — Governor Eustaquio “Takit” P. Bersamin convened a special meeting of different government agencies last week to help in the identification and implementation of priority industries that will bring “wealth and livelihood for the people at the same time preserve the cultural integrity of Abra.”

Ex-Abra mayor, treasurer face raps for failure to remit workers’ Pag-ibig contributions

By Tetch Torres-Tupas, INQUIRER.net MANILA, Philippines—Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales on Wednesday ordered the filing of criminal case against a former mayor in Abra province and a treasurer for their failure to remit municipal employees’ contribution to the Home Development Mutual Fund (HDMF) or Pag-ibig and the Government Service Insurance System (GSIS).

Alleged hired gun tagged in Bersamin slay caught casing house of new target

The Target believed to be the brother of Mayoralty Candidate Berna Sibayan Joson.  Joson said that the assasins has failed to get her and instead turn on her brother. This accordind to her on FaceBook posting – abrenian.com ————————- By Julie M. Aurelio, Philippine Daily Inquirer MANILA, Philippines—A man who confessed involvement in the 2006 murder … Continue reading

2 killed as dump truck crashes into rice field in Abra

By Jamie Elona, INQUIRER.net MANILA, Philippines—Two people were killed and 12 others were injured when a dump truck crashed into a rice field in Abra last Monday afternoon, police said Tuesday. Police Inspector Franco Toreja, Malibcong Municipal Police Station chief, said the accident occurred in Barangay (village) Duldulao in Malibcong, Abra around 4:45 p.m. involving an … Continue reading

Town councilor in Abra shot dead, robbed

Not enough taking his money, they also took his life. the punishment for such a crime should be an eye for an eye. (a.com) ———- BAGUIO CITY, Philippines – A councilor of La Paz town in Abra was shot dead early Thursday morning, July 4, by unidentified men who also then took about P500,000 in … Continue reading

Jueteng bet collector nabbed in San Quintin

LA TRINIDAD, Benguet — A jueteng bet collector or “kobrador” was cornered in San Quintin town in Abra Wednesday morning while collecting bets.

P4A Group reached out to kids in Lagayan

Lagayan, Abra. 30 students from the grade schools of Collago, Pang-ot, and Lukgay were given gifts for their schools activities through P.E.A.C.E. for Abra, a FaceBook group dedicated in helping the kids to attain better education.

Pinoy organization in UK raises funds for Abra kids

By Edward Lao, ABS-CBN Europe News Bureau LONDON — Pinoy performers from across the United Kingdom combined forces in London recently for a fundraising event to help the children of Abra, Philippines.

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