‘Human Trafficking in Negros Occ. Still Rampant’

“Human trafficking and illegal recruitment is still rampant in Negros Occidental,” according to a non-government organization involved in helping victims of these criminal acts.

Lawyer Arnel Sigue, president of the Anti-Trafficking Legal Advocates Society (ATLAS), Inc., yesterday said that their group “is alarmed and saddened” by the recent case of illegal recruitment which also bordered on human trafficking which victimized 20 residents from Cadiz City and Manapla and a 17-year old minor.

CENECO Gives Computers to Cansilayan HS

Central Negros Electric Cooperative, Inc. (CENECO) in cooperation with Aboitiz Power Corporation and Aboitiz Foundation turned over 10 computer units to Department of Education (DepEd) Cansilayan National High School (CNHS) on October 15, 2015, Thursday at Purok Litik, Brgy. Cansilayan, Murcia.

Murcia Mayor Andrew Montelibano, CENECO Distrcit VII Director Dwight A. Carbon and Aboitiz Senior Account Officer Roy M. Renconada ceremoniously cutting the ribbon of the room allotted for the donated computer units.*

Abused Live-in Partner Seeks Police Help

A maltreated and abused live-in partner has reported to Manapla police authorities resulting to the arrest of her lover in Barangay San Pablo, Manapla about 6:10 p.m. Tuesday.

Her lover, Ryan Palma Liboon, 23 years old and resident of the place, is not only facing violence against women case but illegal possession of suspected shabu.

When frisked, Liboon yielded one small sachet of suspected shabu. The arrest was witnessed by barangay officials.

Ceres Bus Kills Pedestrian in Manapla

MANAPLA, Negros Occidental - A father was killed when overran by a Ceres us in front of St. Roch Academy located inside the St. Roch Catholic Church here, in the morning of September 23.

Police Chief Inspector Edencio Gregorio, Manapla PNP chief identified the victim as Mario Flores, 49 years old, of Hacienda Candelaria, Barangay Purisima in the town. He died on the spot when overran by the rear tire of the bus.


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