Category Archives: Zamboanga Peninsula

Most victims of human trafficking in ZamPen females

ZAMBOANGA CITY (MindaNews/ 24 Oct) — Females accounted for nearly 60% of persons rescued from suspected cases of human trafficking in Zamboanga Peninsula during the first six months of 2018, a social welfare official said. Of 260 individuals who were rescued from possible trafficking in the region, 150 or 57.69% were females while the remaining […]

Most victims of human trafficking in ZamPen females

ZAMBOANGA CITY (MindaNews/ 24 Oct) — Females accounted for nearly 60% of persons rescued from suspected cases of human trafficking in Zamboanga Peninsula during the first six months of 2018, a social welfare official said. Of 260 individuals who were rescued from possible trafficking in the region, 150 or 57.69% were females while the remaining […]

Federal state pushed for Zambo Peninsula, Sulu Archipelago

ZAMBOANGA CITY (MindaNews / 10 May) – Participants to the Bangsa Sug Summit here on Wednesday proposed the creation of a federal state for the Zamboanga Peninsula and the island provinces of Basilan, Sulu and Tawi-Tawi. Convened by the Bangsa Sug Consensus, the summit also proposed that the Bangsamoro bill now pending in Congress should […]

Chiz Escudero to government: respond to Mindanao’s concerns quickly

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Following the successive bombings of NGCP towers here in Mindanao and even the lack of water (the Zamboanga City Water District has announced water rationing starting January 7, 2016!), I’m glad that Sen. Francis “Chiz” Escudero has called on the national government to focus its attention and support for the people of Mindanao. “Malacanang should have all hands on-deck with regard to the problems currently besetting Mindanao. The list is getting alarmingly long and there is apparently no end in sight for many of these problems,” said Escudero, the frontrunner in various vice-presidential preference surveys. Foremost among Escudero’s concerns was

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KCC Mall de Zamboanga – the biggest mall in Zamboanga Peninsula

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The biggest shopping, dining and entertainment hub in Zamboanga Peninsula is set to open very soon! KCC Mall de Zamboanga will soon rise along Gov. Camins Avenue, Canelar, Zamboanga City (adjacent to the Zamboanga airport). This new Zamboanga City shopping destination is part of the KCC Malls family which includes …

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Mindanaoan is 2013 Mindanao Blogger Of The Year

It still feels a bit surreal, truth be told. Winning the 2013 Mindanao Blogger Of The Year award and the Best Lifestyle Blog award during the Mindanao Blog Awards 2013 held last October 26, 2013 in Davao City was the farthest thing from my mind. I was there to meet …

Getting married? Here’s how to win a FREE engagement shoot

Getting hitched soon? Here’s a great way for you to save on your wedding preparation expenses! Just visit the One Happy Story Photography booth during the Kasalang Filipino 2013 bridal fair at Centrio Ayala Mall, Cagayan de Oro City from September 13 to 15, 2013. Not only do you get …

Clean low cost electricity in Philippines? Yes!

I have so much respect for people and organizations that champion alternative sources of energy for clean and reliable electrical power production! Currently, we depend largely on hydropower plants. Some electric cooperatives also use several solar panels to augment their sources of energy (Cagayan de Oro’s CEPALCO has a solar panel area) and we all […]

Enter the “Balwarte” of the Jalosjos clan – Zamboanga

A few weeks ago, I joined a Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism (PCIJ) – organized workshop. Media practitioners from all over Mindanao attended it. I think Mindanaoan was the only one from the “non-traditional” or online media community. Anyways, I met some Zamboanga-based journalists and they all shared the current political landscape in their area. […]