Pinuri ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) ang Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) - National Capital Region (NCR) bunga ng pagsasagawa nito ng sorpresang drug test sa mga opisyal at warden nito upang paigtingin ang kanilang internal cleansing campaign.
Ipinahayag ni DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año na ang nasabing regional office ng BJMP ay "nagpapamalas ng magandang halimbawa sa pagpapaigting at pagpapatuloy ng laban kontra sa droga na agenda ng pamahalaan."Hinihikayat niya ang lahat ng mga jail bureau sa buong bansa na ito ay gayahin.
Upang tiyakin na talagang biglaan ang nasabing drug test at lahat ng mga kawani at pinuno ay sumailalim nito, iniutos ni BJMP-NCR Regional...
Binigyang-diin ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) nitong Huwebes na ang Memorandum Circular (MC) 2019-121 ay para lamang sa layon na pag-aalis ng mga nakaharang sa kalsada at hindi maaaring gamitin para sa pagpapalawak ng daanan.
Ipinahayag ni DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año na nakatanggap sila ng ulat mula sa La Union, Northern Samar, at iba pang bahagi ng bansa na 'di umano'y nagagamit ang MC 2019-121 ng mga contractor ng Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) at ibang pamalahalaang lokal upang tanggalin ang mga isandaang-taong gulang na puno, i-demolish ang waiting shed na hindi nakahaharang sa mga bangketa at maging paggiba sa mga istrukturang nakatayo sa mga pribadong...
As directed by the President, the Philippine National Police (PNP) tracking teams are ready to rearrest all heinous crime convicts who have not voluntarily surrendered to the PNP and the Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) authorities as of midnight last night.
In light of the mass surrender of convicts at the BuCor last night, the DILG will await today the final list of those unaccounted individuals from the Department of Justice (DOJ) and the BuCor. As soon as we receive that list of unaccounted individuals today, we shall begin the manhunt to bring them to justice for evading the full service of their sentences.
We thank all the PNP units, the local government units, and the...
We welcome the designation by the President of J/SSUPT Gerald Quitaleg Bantag of the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) as the new Director General of the Bureau of Corrections (BuCor).
Having served as warden of major city jails in Metro Manila and eventually as BJMP Regional Director, Bantag has the professional experience, training, and competence needed in leading the BuCor. He brings with him the leadership skills and core values he learned in the BJMP which is a large and professional uniformed service of the DILG.
As a professional and career BJMP official, Bantag is innately familiar with the Philippine penal system and culture and, therefore, he does not...
The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) emphasized Thursday that its Memorandum Circular 121-2019 is only for purposes of removal of road obstructions and cannot be used for road widening purposes.
DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año said that they received reports from La Union, Northern Samar, and other parts of the country that MC 121-2019 was allegedly being used by contractors of the DPWH and some Local Government Units (LGUs) to remove century-old trees, demolish waiting sheds that do not obstruct sidewalks, and even demolish structures in private lots without notice and just compensation.
“We wish to emphasize that the purpose of MC 121-2019, in compliance with the directive of...
Ramping up stakeholders participation towards ending local communist armed conflict in the country, DILG Region 10 called on the active support of the Provincial Board Members League of the Philippines (PBMLP) to end insurgency during the recently concluded PBMLP 7th Regional Council Elections held at Tangub City, Misamis Occidental.
DILG 10 Regional Director Arnel M. Agabe urged Sangguniang Panlalawigan members to help the government in operationalizing the EO 70, known as the ‘Whole-of-Nation Approach.’
“We are involving all stakeholders to put an end to the five-decade long local terrorist problem in our respective areas of responsibilities,” Agabe said.
Setting the course of Central Luzon Municipal Mayors’ three-year term, DILG Region 3spearheaded the Orientation Course: Priming Leaders for Effective Local Governance for Central Luzon Municipal Mayors at the Fontana Leisure Park, Clark Freeport Zone, Angeles City.
It was the first intervention under the second component of the Program for Newly-Elected Officials (NEOs). It aims to enhance the competencies of newly-elected local chief executives (LCEs) in carrying out their tasks in community development while promoting peace and resilience towards inclusive and sustainable development.
The Program for NEO serves as a continuing intervention of the DILG, through the Local...
Pampanga Governor Dennis G. Pineda led the awarding of plaque and Php50,000 cash incentive to the best implementers of the Katarungang Pambarangay program of the DILG on August 19, 2019 at the Executive House, Capitol Building.
Regional winner of the Lupong Tagapamayapa Incentives Awards (LTIA) for the 1st to 3rd class municipality category is Brgy. Balucuc in Apalit. It is headed by Punong Barangay Renato L. Mutuc. Meanwhile, Brgy. Sta. Rita in Minalin, headed by PB Luciano Salangsang, emerged as winner for the 4th to 6th class municipality.
Brgy. Balucuc is a regional winner for four consecutive years, beating other 3,101 barangays in the region while Brgy. Sta. Rita is a provincial...
The DILG-Aurora Provincial Project Monitoring Team (PPMT) in coordination with the local functionaries of Maria Aurora conducted a final inspection of the recently completed FY 2018 Locally-Funded Projects under the Performance Challenge Fund (PCF) and Assistance to Municipalities (AM) Program on August 6, 2019.
In Brgy. Diat, the team inspected the completed Gabion Type Flood Control Project which is composed of a 3-layer Gabion Cage (1x1x2) with a total length of 175 meters built near the Diaat River.
Funded by the DILG through PCF, the flood control project aims to protect the adjacent 678 hectares farmland of Barangay Diaat from flooding and mitigate dangers in the settlement...
Aiming for the conferment of the Program to Institutionalize Meritocracy and Excellence in Human Resource Management (PRIME-HRM) Maturity Level II, the DILG Region 10 recently underwent an onsite validation by the Civil Service Commission-10 (CSC-10).
DILG 10 Regional Director Arnel M. Agabe said that the PRIME-HRM Level II validation and assessment is part of the Region’s preparation for ISO surveillance.
“With this, we should ensure that what we are doing are standardized and compliant to the laws and regulations set by CSC,” Agabe said.
Acting CSC-10 Chief Human Resource Specialist Maria Cristina T. Saligumba and Human Resource Specialist I Bethany Marie P. Naces...