The full restoration of electricity in Aklan province is expected to take at least another week as teams replace or repair lines and structures damaged or destroyed by Typhoon “Ursula.”
ILOILO CITY—The full restoration of electricity in Aklan province is expected to take at least another week as teams replace or repair lines and structures damaged or destroyed by Typhoon“Ursula.” Engineer Alexis Regalado, general manager of the Aklan Electric Cooperative, said electricity had been restored in 16 town centers and neighboring areas. ADVERTISEMENT Only the town centers of Buruanga and New Washington in Aklan and Libertad in Antique are still without electricity. The Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry appealed for a “joint effort” among various sectors for the early resolution of the power supply problem before the Kalibo Sto. Niño Ati-Atihan Festival. —NESTOR P. BURGOS JR. FEATURED STORIES Read more: Inquirer
NPA terrorizes Alex Boncayao Brigade with another attack in IloiloILOILO CITY—The New People’s Army (NPA) once again attacked members belonging to a breakaway group in Iloilo province that has been holding peace negotiations with the government.
Century-old traditional bullfighting in Iloilo town cancelled anewILOILO CITY – For the second year in a row, the town of San Joaquin in southern Iloilo province is cancelling the annual bullfighting known as “Pasungay” as accusations of animal cruelty lingers.
Widening of Iloilo East Capiz Road nears completion — DPWHWidening works on Iloilo East Capiz Road on Panay Island is now at 70 percent completion and is expected to be opened by March this year, the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) recently announced.
San Fernando's Beatrice Luigi Gomez crowned Binibining Cebu 2020Check out the full list of winners here!
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