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Año sa mga dating rebeldeng NPA, di kayo iiwan ng gobyerno gaya ng ginawa ng NPA

August 16, 2019

Hinihimok ni DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año ang mga dating miyembro ng New People’s Army (NPA) na sumuko at manumbalik sa lipunan habang tinitiyak na "hindi sila pababayaan ng pamahalaam gaya ng ginawa sa kanila ng mga komunista."

"Ito ang masakit ng katotohanan. Walang pakialam ang NPA sa kapakanan ng kanilang mga miyembro. Ginagawa lamang silang mga peon ng CPP-NPA-NDF sa mga walang...

Año to disillusioned NPA rebels: The government will not abandon you as the NPA did

August 16, 2019

Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Secretary Eduardo M. Año urges disillusioned members of the New People's Army (NPA) to rejoin mainstream society ensuring them that "the government will never abandon you as they [communists] did."

"That is the harsh truth. Walang pakialam ang NPA sa kapakanan ng kanilang mga miyembro. They are just mere dispensable pawns in the...

Año nanindigan sa mungkahing buhayin ang Anti-Subversion Law upang wakasan ang Communist insurgency

August 15, 2019

Nanindigan si Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Secretary Eduardo M. Año sa kanyang mungkahi na buhayin ang Anti-Subversion Law at binigyang-diin na ang Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP), ang armado nitong grupo na New People’s Army (NPA) at mga front organization nito, sa loob ng 50 taon, ay patuloy sa pag-organisa ng armed conspiracy upang patumbahin ang...

Año stands by proposal to revive the Anti-Subversion Law to put an end to the Communist insurgency

August 14, 2019

Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Secretary Eduardo M. Año is standing by the proposal to revive the Anti-Subversion Law, emphasizing that the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP), its armed wing, the New People’s Army (NPA) and its front organizations have been -- for the past 50 years -- in an organized armed conspiracy to overthrow the duly-elected government...

STATEMENT OF DILG SECRETARY EDUARDO M. AÑO ON RECEIVING OF GIFTS BY PNP PERSONNEL

August 13, 2019

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) believes in the sanctity of the government bureaucracy as an institution for the selfless delivery of service to the people because public service is a reward in itself.

Therefore, as a matter of policy, employees under the DILG, including police officers, will be held criminally and administratively liable if they receive or solicit...

DILG supports EO to stop construction of high rise buildings in Baguio City

August 13, 2019

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) strongly supports the proposal of the City Government of Baguio to set at least a one-year moratorium on the construction of high-rise buildings in the city “to give the country’s summer capital a much-needed breather from over-development.”

“I strongly agree with Mayor Benjie Magalong on the moratorium in the...

DILG to parents of minors recruited by the Left: We will help get your children back

August 9, 2019

The Department of the Interior and Local (DILG) assured the parents whose children were recruited by Leftist organizations that they will help recover their children following the outcry of mothers of minors recruited by Communist organizations during a Senate hearing.

DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año warned parents of the active recruitment of Leftist organizations in schools and universities...

DILG thanks Chinese Embassy for P10M Batanes earthquake cash relief, mulls DRRM partnership with China

August 9, 2019

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) today received P10-million cash assistance from the government of the People's Republic of China for the rehabilitation and relief of over 2,000 victims of the twin earthquakes that hit the province of Batanes on July 27, 2019.

“I am both honored and humbled to accept this Php10 million cash relief from the Embassy of the...

DILG and Parañaque launch benchmark system to reduce red tape and issue permits faster

August 9, 2019

In compliance with the directive of the President to reduce red tape and expedite the processing of permits and licenses in Local Government Units, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) and the Paranaque City Government jointly launched yesterday Project: Express Lane Operation (ELO) 2.0 to serve as the benchmark in business regulatory simplification across the country.

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DILG: Pagtawag sa Hotline 911 libre na, prank callers maparurusahan

August 8, 2019

Inanunsyo ngayon ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) na lahat ng tawag sa Emergency 911 Hotline ng pamahalaan ay libre na para sa mga subscriber ng PLDT, Smart, Talk ‘N Text at Sun ngunit nagbigay babala sa mga prank at fraudulent caller ng hotline na maaari silang maparusahan sa ilalim ng batas.

"Libre na po ang pagtawag sa Hotline 911 sa PLDT at tatlong mobile...

DILG: Hotline 911 calls now free, prank callers will be penalized

August 8, 2019

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) today announced that calls to the government's Emergency 911 Hotline are now free of charge, initially for PLDT, Smart, Talk ‘N Text and Sun subscribers, but warns prank and fraudulent callers of the hotline that they can be penalized under the law.

"Libre na po ang pagtawag sa Hotline 911 sa PLDT at tatlong mobile networks pero...

DILG: Halos 3M kabahayan sa mga lugar na nasalanta ng Bagyong Yolanda nakikinabang sa P1.278-B na mga proyekto

August 7, 2019

Halos tatlong milyong kabahayan ang ngayo'y nakikinabang sa 308 na pinaayos na mga municipal facility na nagkakahalaga ng P1.278-bilyon sa limang rehiyon na lubos o bahagyang nasira bunga nang pananalasa ng Bagyong Yolanda noong 2013, ayon sa Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG).

Ipinahayag ni DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año na kabilang sa 308 na pasilidad na pinaayos sa...

Statement of DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año on the National Dengue Epidemic

August 7, 2019

With the Department of Health (DOH)’s declaration of a national dengue epidemic, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) is enjoining all local government units (LGUs) to act swiftly in preventing dengue and other mosquito-borne diseases by implementing the Enhanced 4S Strategy in their areas.

“Enhanced 4S” stands for (1) search and destroy breeding sites;...

Año pinuri ang viral na pulis na tumugis sa mandurukot

August 7, 2019

Pinuri ni Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Secretary Eduardo M. Año ang pulis na naging viral sa social media matapos solong tugisin ang isang pinaghihinalaang mandurukot na hinabol niya sa kahabaan ng Lagusnilad Underpass sa Maynila noong Agosto 2, 2019.

Makikita sa viral na video si Patrolman Jonathan Stanley Dionisio na hinahabol ang mandurukot sa Maynila sa gitna ng...

DILG: Close to 3M households in Yolanda-affected areas benefit from P1.278-B projects

August 7, 2019

Close to three million households are now benefiting from the 308 repaired and rehabilitated municipal facilities worth P1.278-billion across five regions which were totally or partially damaged during the onslaught of Typhoon Yolanda in 2013, according to the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG).

DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año said that the 308 facilities rehabilitated...

Año commends viral cop who chased snatcher on foot

August 7, 2019

Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Secretary Eduardo M. Año lauds the police officer who went viral on social media after single-handedly chasing a suspected snatcher on foot along the Lagusnilad Underpass in Manila last August 2, 2019.

Seen on the viral video was Patrolman Jonathan Stanley Dionisio running after a snatcher along Manila in the middle of moving vehicles....

DILG to LGUs: Convert vacant lots to pay parking areas

August 7, 2019

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) urges mayors all over the country to convert vacant lots to pay parking areas, PUV terminals, and other public purposes to be used by vehicles affected by the continuous nationwide road clearing efforts being implemented under DILG Memorandum Circular No. 2019-121 of Secretary Eduardo M. Ano.

DILG Undersecretary and Spokesperson...

DILG sa mga Mayor: Papanagutin ang mga Punong Barangay ukol sa pagbabara ng kalsada

August 2, 2019

Habang nagpapatuloy ang 60-araw na countdown sa paglilinis at pagtatanggal ng nakabara sa mga kalsada, hinihikayat ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) ang mga mayor na igiit ang kanilang otoridad at papanagutin ang mga punong barangay para sa malalang pagbabara ng mga daanan.

Ipinahayag ni DILG Undersecretary at Spokesperson Jonathan E. Malaya na inaasahan ang pangunguna...

DILG to Mayors: Hold your Barangay Captains accountable for road obstructions

August 1, 2019

As the 60-day countdown to clear road obstructions progresses, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) urges mayors to put their foot down, impose their authority, and hold barangay captains accountable for road obstructions.

DILG Undersecretary and Spokesperson Jonathan E. Malaya says that in clearing roads of illegal structures and obstructions, mayors are expected to...

86 lungsod nagsabatas ng mga Smoke-Free Ordinance - DILG

July 31, 2019

Mula nang ilabas ang Executive Order (EO) No. 26 ni Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte dalawang taon na ang nakalipas, 86 lungsod na ang nagsabatas ng kani-kanilang mga smoke-free ordinance na nakasunod sa EO, ayon sa Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG).

Ipinahayag ni DILG Undersecretary Jonathan Malaya na mula nang ilabas ang nasabing EO, "nakita namin ang aktibong pagtugon ng mga...

86 Cities have passed Smoke-Free Ordinances - DILG

July 31, 2019

Since the issuance of Executive Order No. 26 by President Rodrigo Duterte two years ago, some 86 cities have passed their respective Smoke-Free ordinances that conform to the said Executive Order, according to the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG).

DILG Undersecretary Jonathan Malaya said that since the issuance of the landmark Executive Order, “we saw an active...

DILG: Pag-atake sa Bicol airport patunay na tanging pera lamang ang habol ng CPP-NPA

July 30, 2019

Kinondena ni Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Secretary Eduardo M. Año ang pinakahuling pag-atake ng New People’s Army (NPA) sa kasalukuyang ginagawang Bicol International Airport sa Daraga, Albay at nagpahayag na ang mga rebeldeng Komunista ay mistula na lamang mga grupo ng ekstorsyunista at pangkaraniwang mga bandido.

"Ang mga pag-atakeng tulad nito ay...

DILG: Saklaw ang buong bansa sa road clearing operations, hindi lamang Metro Manila

July 30, 2019

Nilinaw ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) ngayong araw na ang direktibang inilabas kahapon ng Kagawaran ukol sa utos ni Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte na linisin at tanggalin ang lahat ng nakakabara sa mga kalsada ay hindi lamang sumasaklaw sa mga pinuno ng pamahalaang lokal sa Metro Manila kundi maging sa mga pamahalaang lokal sa buong bansa.

"Walang hindi saklaw ng...

DILG: Attack in Bicol airport is proof that CPP-NPA is just after money

July 30, 2019

Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Secretary Eduardo M. Año condemns the latest New People’s Army (NPA) attack at the Bicol International Airport in Daraga, Albay currently under construction saying that the Communist rebels have been reduced to a rag tag group of extortionists and ordinary bandits.

“Attacks like this only prove that they are ordinary bandits....

DILG: Road clearing operations nationwide, not just in Metro Manila

July 30, 2019

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) clarified today that the directive issued yesterday by the Department in line with President Rodrigo Duterte’s instruction to clear roads of obstructions does not only cover local chief executives (LCEs) of Metro Manila but all Local Government Units across the entire country.

“No local government is exempted from the...

Año: 60-day countdown for Metro mayors to clear road obstructions starts today, seeks public support

July 29, 2019

Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Eduardo M. Año today says that the 60-day countdown for Metro Manila mayors to finish clearing road obstructions starts today (July 29, 2019) as he urges the public to support and cooperate with their respective local government units (LGUs) in their road clearing efforts.

“This program to clear all road obstructions in Metro...

Statement of DILG SEC. EDUARDO M. AÑO on the directive of the President revoking all gaming franchises issued by the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO)

July 29, 2019

The Department of the Interior and Local Government fully supports the directive of the President revoking all gaming franchises and concessions issued by the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) due to reports of massive corruption and irregularities.

The closure ordered by the President will prevent the further hemorrhaging of the financial resources of the PCSO, put a stop to the...

Duterte, Año sa mga mayor, gob: Paigtingin ang laban kontra droga, korapsyon, communist terrorism

July 25, 2019

Isang araw matapos ang kanyang ikaapat na State of the Nation Address (SONA), personal na pinulong ni Pangulong Rodrigo Roa Duterte ang mga pinuno ng mga pamahalaang lokal sa bansa at binigyang-diin ang kanyang ipinag-utos na paigtingin ang laban kontra sa iligal na droga, korapsyon, at communist terrorism.

Pitumpu't-apat na punong lalawigan at 1,538 na punong lungsod at bayan ang narinig mismo...

Duterte, Año to all mayors, govs: Intensify war against drugs, corruption, communist terrorism

July 25, 2019

A day right after his fourth State of the Nation Address (SONA), President Rodrigo Roa Duterte met personally with all local chief executives (LCEs) of the country and emphasized his directive for them to intensify the war against illegal drugs, corruption, and Communist terrorism.

Seventy-four governors and 1,538 city and municipal mayors heard it straight from the President in a meeting...

DILG kinokondena ang brutal na pagpatay sa 4 na pulis sa Negros Oriental, tiniyak ang suporta para sa mga naulilang pamilya

July 22, 2019

Mariing kinokondena ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) ang brutal na pagpaslang sa apat na pulis sa Ayungin, Negros Oriental noong nakaraang Huwebes ng mga miyembro ng New People’s Army (NPA) at inilarawan ang insidente bilang "isang krimen na tanging mga halang ang kaluluwa lamang ang makagagawa."

"Nag-asta silang Diyos habang ang apat na pulis ang nanghihingi ng...