Bago City

8 Nabbed in Illegal Drugs Buy Bust at San Carlos and Bago Cities

Eight suspects, including a minor were nabbed in separate buy bust operations in San Carlos and Bago cities, Negros Occidental, police reports disclosed.

Police Superintendent Victorino Romanillos, San Carlos City PNP chief said they swooped down at the house of a live-in partner in Caballero Subdivision, Barangay Poblacion, San Carlos City about 8 p.m. Thursday.

The live-in partners were identified as Jonnie Sangueza Perez and Dennibelle Maco Delfino. They yielded four elongated and one small sachets of suspected shabu in exchange for marked money.

Bago City Set for Cinco de Noviembre Observance Tomorrow

The City of Bago will celebrate the 117th Al Cinco de Noviembre with the yearly Sigabong sang mga Kanyon festival as one of the highlights tomorrow.

The yearly Sigabong sang mga Kanyon competition held every November 5 in Bago City has been hailed as Best Tourism Event in the Philippines by the Association of Tourism Officers of the Philippines.*

3 Killed, 2 Hurt in Stabbing, Hacking

A farmer was shot dead in their house in the farm at Barangay Jorge Araneta, Bago City 12:30 a.m. Wednesday, while two other persons were killed and two others injured in separate shooting, stabbing and hacking incidents in the province Tuesday, police reports disclosed.

Superintendent David Cachumbo, Jr., Bago City PNP chief identified the victim as Conrado Alfon, Jr., 23.

The victim was sleeping with his wife and children when unidentified suspect barged in the window and shot him at close range.

CENECO Energizes San Francisco Dos, Bago City

Central Negros Electric Cooperative, Inc. (CENECO) energized Purok San Francisco Dos through the Sitio Electrification Program (SEP) at Barangay Binubuhan, Bago City last October 22, 2015, Thursday.

ENERGIZATION. Dir. Robert J. Javellana (in blue) and BFO staff (in yellow) with the residents of Purok San Francisco Dos during the energization activity.*

Farmer Electrocuted in Bago City

A farmer was electrocuted while plowing his rented farm in Barangay Bacong, Bago City Wednesday morning.

Danny Sironga, 48 years old, was tilling his rented farm planted with papaya when his carabao-drawn farm implements hit a live wire.

The electric wire was cut off and touched his body.

Sironga rented the property from Joven “Jun-Jun” Siason who put the electric wire in the property to protect his papaya plants from being stolen.

Siason said he tried to dismantle the electric wires but the victim told him to keep it there.


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