Ombudsman dismisses Musa case vs Beng

The Office of the Ombudsman has dismissed a complaint for abuse of authority, oppression and violation of Republic Act 6713 filed by the former Indigenous Peoples Mandatory Representative (IPMR) against Mayor Beng Climaco for insufficiency of evidence.

In a 7-page joint resolution penned by Randolph Cadiogan Jr., Graft Investigation and Prosecution Officer III and approve [ … ]


Let us live with integrity- Beng

Mayor Beng Climaco on Tuesday exhorted residents to live with integrity for love of Zamboanga just as what her late uncle, Mayor Cesar Cortez Climaco or CCC did in his lifetime.

Climaco said this as she led Zamboanguenos in commemorating Dia de Cesar marking the 33rd death anniversary of Cesar Climaco Tuesday in simple rites held at the Freedom Park in Abong-abong, Pasona [ … ]


City Agri continues relief distribution to east coast farmers

From the west coast, the City Agriculturist Office last week proceeded to the east coast to distribute relief goods to flood-stricken farmers as part of the assistance provided residents calamity victims.

The relief goods form part of the total 1,500 food packs donated by the Filipino Chinese Chamber of Commerce to the City Government. Additional food packs will be provid [ … ]


RPOC-9 reiterates call for profiling foreign speakers

The Regional Peace and Order Council (RPOC) for Western Mindanao or Zamboanga Peninsula yesterday passed a resolution, reiterating an earlier appeal to the Bureau of Immigration and other agencies concerned to come up with the profiling of international speakers cum-resource persons coming to the city and other parts of the region.

The resolution authored by the RPOC-9 ch [ … ]


Beng hopes NYD pilgrims to be Zambo ambassadors

Mayor Beng Climaco has expressed optimism that the more than 2000 National Youth Day (NYD) pilgrims from all over the country will be Zamboanga City’s ambassadors of goodwill when they return to their respective places of origin after the five-day event.

Climaco said the pilgrims are gathered in the city to find God’s miracles but for Zamboanga City “they are our miracles [ … ]


Zambo City makes it to DILG’s 2017 SGLG

Zamboanga City made it to the 2017 Seal of Good Local Governance (SGLG) or Pagkilala sa Katapatan at Kahusayan ng Pamahalaang Lokal, a performance-based assessment of local government units nationwide initiated by the Department of Interior and Local Government.

The DILG in its website www.dilg.gov.ph released the list of 2017 SGLG awardees who will be honored during awar [ … ]


DILG deputization sought for PNP in anti-drug drive

The Zamboanga City Anti-Drug Abuse Council (ZADAC) chaired by Mayor Beng Climaco has asked the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) to come up with a directive in the deputization related cases.

Climaco said the anti-drug body in a meeting last Thursday decided to seek DILG guidance after Pres. Duterte relieved the Philippine National Police (PNP) of its ant [ … ]


ANNOUNCEMENT: Public Hearing on draft Zoning Ordinance of 2017

The Committee on Ordinances and Resolutions jointly with the Committee on Urban Planning and Land Use, this city, is cordially inviting you to a whole day public hearing on November 13,15,16 and 17, 2017. The Public Hearing will start at 9:00-12:00 in the morning and from 1:00-5:00 in the afternoon, to be held at the SP Session Hall, R.T. Lim Boulevard, this city, to discu [ … ]


Beng endorses Ignacio as ZCPO Director

Mayor Beng Climaco has formally endorsed PSSupt. Neri Ignacio to be the designated City Director of the Zamboanga City Police Office (ZCPO).

The mayor signed the acceptance letter selecting Ignacio from a list of 5 recommendees  submitted by the PSSupt. Edwin de Ocampo, OIC  of the Regional Police Office 9 last Friday, November 3.

“We pray that his (Ignacio’s) presence i [ … ]


City readies new chavacano dictionary

A new Chavacano dictionary is under development as part of the local government’s efforts to preserve and promote the Chavacano language.

Special Assistant to the City Mayor and Assistant City Administrator Dr. Jose Genaro Yap-Aizon said a two-volume dictionary is currently in the validation and editing stage, and is expected to be completed sometime at the end of the yea [ … ]


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