Mayor Beng Climaco, Australian Ambassador for Counter-Terrorism Miles Armitage and Task Force Zamboanga Chief Col. Andrelino Colina shares light moments at City Hall during the envoy's courtesy call Wednesday afternoon.
US Ambassador Phillip Goldberg and District II Cong. Lilia Nuño stand witness to the signing of the memorandum of understanding between Mayor Beng Climaco and USAID Mission Director Gloria Steele enrolling the city to the Cities Development Initiatives (CDI) program.
Mayor Beng Climaco together with Vice Mayor Cesar Iturralde and the members of the City Council present to the House Ad Hoc Committee the city's position paper on the Bangsamoro Basic law during the BBL forum in Centro Latino Friday.
Ceremonial ribbon cutting for the airport runway repair project led by US ambassador Philip Goldberg and Mayor Beng Climaco with 3rd Air Division Commander MGen. Emeraldo Magnaye and Zambo airport manager Danilo Abareta. (PAF photo)
The Cesar C. Climaco tomb insignia being unveiled marking the 30th death anniversary of the legendary mayor, November 14 with Mayor Beng Climaco and the Climaco relatives leading the rites at the Freedom Park in Abong-abong.
Mayor Beng Climaco with Commodore Leopoldo Laroya, Coast Guard Zambo-Station Commander LJGrade Jomark Angge and other officials during the blessing and inauguration of the boat shed, garage and visitors' lounge and renaming Coast Guard Sub-station Cawit, November 15.
21 Nov 2014 Hits:19 Top stories
Throngs of people belonging to the different indigenous peoples (IP) groups in the whole of Mindanao are set to converge in the city today and tomorrow for Dayaw 2014: The Indigenous People’s Festival, considered as the largest gathering of different Southern Philippines tribes here. “The Dayaw participants come from 27 tribal affiliations composed of 12-13 clusters from all over Mindanao,” said Al-Anwar Anzar, National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) Commissioner for the Sub-commission on Cultural Communities and Traditional Arts (SCCTA). ”We expect this to be a very happy celebration and at the same time, this will be a positive strategy... Read more
21 Nov 2014 Hits:7 Inside Stories
By MONTEE E. DOMINGO The Zamboanga City Water District (ZCWD) had the opportunity to meet residents of Barangay Sinunuc on Saturday, November 8, 2014. The request was made by Hon. Pilarica K. Ledesma, Punong Barangay of Sinunuc, together with the Barangay Kagawads and some concerned citizens of the said barangay. As part of... Read more
21 Nov 2014 Hits:16 Opinions
Thousands visited the compound of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao in Cotabato City from Monday till Wednesday to see tribal villages built to showcase the ethnicity of ARMM’s Muslim, Christian and lumad folks. The Lanao del Sur, Maguindanao, Basilan, Sulu and Tawi-Tawi mock enclaves inside the 32-hectare regional government center... Read more
20 Nov 2014 Hits:50 Social Whirl
If he had his way, Park 88 restaurant owner and businessman Henson Wee would had last November 17, Monday, be just another business day. No plans to celebrate his 30th plus birth date (he does not want to reveal his age). The main reason, he shared, his love of his... Read more
18 Nov 2014 Hits:83 Pep Talk
Reading and learning success stories of Filipinos abroad makes us proud. And if you happen to drop by Walnut City in California, USA, the current City Mayor is from Basilan. He is Antonio “Tony” Cartagena. Here’s his story I pick from the internet (www.asianjournal.com) about him “A Trailblazer in Public... Read more