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Province of South Cotabato

Road construction project connecting barangay glamang and barangay basag nearing completion

POLOMOLOK – The construction of a vital road, linking the National Highway Junction in Barangay Galamang, Polomolok town, to Barangay Basag in T’boli town, is well underway. The project, with a budget of Php19,983,295.87, is currently at an advanced stage, with 93% completion. Under the directive of Governor Reynaldo S. Tamayo, Jr., the enhancement of […]

108 responders complete 6-day training in mass casualty management and swift water rescue

SURALLAH- Over the span of six days, 108 responders in the province underwent a comprehensive training program in Disaster Response and Rescue Operations, focusing on mass casualty management and swift water rescue proficiency assessment. The training was held in the town of Surallah. The program covered the proper management and response to incidents involving multiple […]

SoCot’s technical working group unveils new business plan for consolidated rice production and mechanization program

KORONADAL CITY- In a significant development, the Technical Working Group (TWG) of South Cotabato has introduced a fresh business plan for the province’s Consolidated Rice Production and Mechanization Program. Governor Reynaldo S. Tamayo, Jr. has emphasized that the primary goal is to achieve a second harvest within the framework of consolidated farming in South Cotabato. […]

Centenarians receive one-time cash grant and a monthly allowance from PGSC

KORONADAL, SOUTH COTABATO- Nine centenarians in the province have received a one-time cash grant and a monthly allowance. According to Jessie Palmes, Community Affairs Officer II of the Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office, each of the nine centenarians received a one-time cash grant amounting to 20,000.00 pesos, which included a bucket of biscuits, Ensure […]

49 IPs in Lake Sebu receives solar power kits from TESDA SOX

A total of 49 Indigenous Peoples of Barangay Klubi in Lake Sebu have expressed their gratitude to TESDA XII after receiving Solar Power Toolkits that they can use in their respective homes. This comes after several decades of enduring darkness during the night, and now they can experience light thanks to this project. Before the […]

15 million “bahay pag-asa” construction in the province nearing completion this month

KORONADAL- The construction of a Php15 million “Bahay Pag-asa” (House of Hope) in the province is expected to conclude this month. Provincial Social Welfare and Development Officer, Sonia Bautista highlighted the substantial support this project offers to the province, particularly in the care of children in conflict with the law. She also noted that the […]

PDRRMO extends aid to residents affected by landslides and floods

In the aftermath of a landslide in Sitio Lamfugon, Barangay Tinago, Norala town, impacting more than 77 families, and extensive flooding in Tantangan town, affecting over 1,400 families, swift action was taken. Governor Reynaldo S. Tamayo, Jr. promptly directed the Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office to extend assistance to the affected residents. Assurances […]

Governor Tamayo commits to continue serving his province despite DA Secretary offer

KORONADAL CITY, SOUTH COTABATO- South Cotabato Governor Reynaldo S. Tamayo, Jr. has clarified that he is not leaving South Cotabato to assume the position of Secretary of the Department of Agriculture. This clarification comes in response to reports suggesting that President Ferdinand Marcos Jr. offered him the role of Agriculture Secretary. During a press meeting […]

PDRRMO turns over new ambulance to LGUs of Tupi, Norala, Sto.Niño

KORONADAL CITY, SOUTH COTABATO- True to its commitment of ensuring swift response and effective rescue operations during times of disasters and emergencies, the Provincial Government of South Cotabato, under the leadership of Governor Reynaldo S. Tamayo, Jr., has officialy turn-over three (3) units of new ambulance valued at 7.5 million pesos to the Local Government […]

SoCot tallies 2.2k dengue cases, 6 deaths

KORONADAL CITY, SOUTH COTABATO – At least 2,202 individuals were infected with dengue while 6 others died from the mosquito-borne disease in the province January this year, the Integrated Provincial Health Office reported earlier. Jose C. Barroquillo, Jr., Sanitary Inspector IV and Mosquito Borne Diseases Program Coordinator head of the Integrated Provincial Health Office (IPHO)-South […]