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Bacolod PNP holding L.A.K.A.D. TOKHANG

The Bacolod City Police Office (BCPO) will hold a walk tomorrow, Saturday to highlight its call on the public to help in the anti-illegal drug campaign.

Dubbed as L.A.K.A.D. TOKHANG, or Lipulin At Kalampagin Ang Droga, the activity is also designed to urge those into illegal drugs to stop their trade and surrender to authorities to straighten their lives.

A text message from the BCPO to NDB yesterday said the walk will start at 2 o'clock in the afternoon from the Bacolod public plaza to the Provincial Capitol lagoon.

Bacolod vice mayor, councilors answer issues on BREDCO port

Bacolod City Vice Mayor El Cid Familiaran and several councilors issued a joint statement last night, answering question surrounding the granting of the request of Bacolod Real Estate Development Corp. (BREDCO) to extend its port management for another 25 years.

Familiaran said the Sangguniang Panlungsod voted in a bipartisan vote.

Kali-kalihan Festival opens today at Don Salvador Benedicto

All roads lead to the “mini-Baguio” municipality of Don Salvador Benedicto this week as the progressive town opens today its February 5 to 9, 2018 celebrations of its 28th Kali-kalihan Harvest Festival and its 35th Founding Anniversary.


DSB KALI-KALIHAN FEST OPENS. Don Salvador Benedicto Mayor Mac-Mac Dela Cruz (left) and brother, Vice Mayor JR (right), are inviting Negrenses and those from other places to come and witness the 5-day 28th Kali-Kalihan Festival & DSB’s 35th Founding Anniversary celebrations that start today Jan. 5* (Arman Toga photo)

CIDG raids Villarosa compound Cache of firearms & ammos seized, 2 nabbed

A cache of firearms, ammunitions and grenade were seized in yesterday morning’s raid at the Villarosa residential compound in Crossing Balo, Barangay Magballo, Kabankalan City.

Operatives of the Bacolod Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG), backed by Negros Occ. CIDG, Provincial Maneuver Force and Kabankalan City Police Station, nabbed Rommel Algara Villarosa, 46, married, and Romnick Andea Villarosa, 23, married, both of the place.

Warning out vs. persons asking donations for ‘governor’s anti-drug drive’

The Office of the Governor of Negros Occidental is warning the public against persons asking for “donations for the anti-illegal drug campaign of Governor Alfredo Marañon Jr.”

Eric Loretizo, Executive Assistant IV, of the Governor’s Office, informed NDB last night that reports reached their office about this “budol-budol”, primarily targeting gasoline stations.