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DILG: Pondo ng Masa Masid "fully accounted for"; walang irregular sa paglilipat ng pondo sa tatlong ahensya

July 12, 2018

Lahat ng pondo ng Mamamayang Ayaw sa Anomalya, Mamamayang Ayaw sa Iligal na Droga (MASA MASID) ay maitutuos at walang iregularidad sa paglipat ng P99-milyon mula sa DILG sa tatlong sangay ng pamahalaan noong huling quarter ng 2017, ayon sa Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG).

Sinabi ni DILG OIC-Secretary Eduardo M. Año ang paglipat ng pondo ay kinakailangan upang makatulong...

DILG: Masa Masid Funds fully accounted for: nothing irregular with fund transfer to three other government agencies

July 11, 2018

All Mamamayang Ayaw sa Anomalya, Mamamayang Ayaw sa Iligal na Droga (MASA MASID) funds are fully accounted for and there was nothing irregular in the transfer of P99-million from the DILG to three agencies of government during the last quarter of 2017, according to the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG).

DILG OIC-Secretary Eduardo M. Año says the transfer of funds was...

DILG pangungunahan ang lokal na usapang pangkapayapaan sa mga rebelde

July 10, 2018

Pangungunahan ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) ang lokal na usapang pangkapayapaan sa pagitan ng mga pamahalaang lokal at ground units ng National Democratic Front – New People’s Army (NDF-NPA) kung hindi magaganap ang peace talks sa Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP).

Ipinahayag ni DILG OIC-Secretary Eduardo M. Año na ang hakbang na ito na mula mismo...

DILG pushes for localized peace talks with rebel units

July 9, 2018

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) will push for localized peace talks between local government units (LGUs) and ground units of the National Democratic Front – New People’s Army (NDF-NPA) should peace talks with the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) do not push through.

DILG OIC-Secretary Eduardo M. Año says that this approach pronounced by...

DILG hindi tutol sa usapang pangkapayapaan, nananawagan sa CPP-NPA na maging sinsero

July 9, 2018

Nananawagan si Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) OIC-Secretary Eduardo M. Año sa National Democratic Front – Communist Party of the Philippines – New People’s Army (NDF-CPP-NPA) na agarang itigil ang karahasan at ihinto ang plano nilang coalition government nang sa gayun ay mabuo ang tiwala sa pagitan nila at ng gobyerno at maipagpatuloy ang usapang...

DILG: Bicol region to have more budget to develop country's treasure trove of power supply

July 9, 2018

Bicol is a treasure chest of the country’s power supply and will flourish once the regional government has more budget and stake in the harnessing and distribution of its energy, according to the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG).

“Bicol as a federated region will have more power and funds to initiate projects that would develop the geothermal energy it sends...

DILG pinuri ang desisyon ng Korte Suprema tungkol sa patas na bahagi ng mga LGUs mula sa lahat ng national taxes

July 6, 2018

Pinuri ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) ang Korte Suprema tungkol sa pinakahuling desisyon nito ukol sa dagdag na bahagi ng mga Local Governments units (LGUs) mula sa lahat ng national taxes, at hindi lang mula sa national internal revenue taxes.

Sinabi ni DILG OIC-Secretary Eduardo M. Año na ang naturang desisyon ay makakapagbigay ng malaking dagdag sa Internal...

DILG lauds SC ruling on just share of LGUs from all national taxes

July 6, 2018

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) lauds the latest Supreme Court (SC) ruling that will give local government units (LGUs) an increased share from all national taxes and not just their allocation from national internal revenue taxes.

DILG OIC-Secretary Eduardo M. Año says that the SC's decision will spell a huge increase in Internal Revenue Allotment (IRA) of LGUs...

DILG: We are not opposed to peace talks but we want sincerity from the CPP-NPA

July 6, 2018

Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) OIC-Secretary Eduardo M. Ano calls on CPP/NDF/NPA rebels to immediately stop hostilities and drop their plan for a coalition government in order to build mutual trust between both parties so that the peace talks may proceed.

“Contrary to the propaganda of the Left, the DILG wants nothing but peace. We support the peace talks. However,...

DILG: Walang pagkakaugnay ang mga naging pagpaslang sa mga alkalde

July 5, 2018

Sinabi ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) na walang pagkakaugnayan ng mga naging pagpaslang sa mga mayor at siniguro din nito sa League of Municipalities of the Philippines (LMP) na ang Philippine National Police (PNP) ay nakahandang magbigay ng karagdagang seguridad sa mga mayor kung kailanganin nila ito.

"Wala kaming nakikitang pagkakaugnay-ugnay sa mga nangyaring...

DILG dismisses pattern in killing of mayors

July 5, 2018

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) says that there is no pattern in the killing of mayors and assures the League of Municipalities of the Philippines (LMP) that the Philippine National Police (PNP) is ready to provide additional security should they need it.

“We see no pattern in the killing of mayors. Each case has on its own facts. They are not at all related. In...

Federalismo pabibilisin ang pag-unlad ng rehiyon ng Bicol - DILG

July 5, 2018

Inaasahan ng DILG na magiging mabilis ang pag-asenso ng Bicol Region sa sandaling maging federal ang sistema ng gobyerno sa bansa.

“Maraming likas na yaman at panturistang lugar ang Bicol. Kapag ang mga ito ay nalinang ng husto, mamamayagpag ang buong rehiyon, hindi lamang ang Legazpi at Naga,” sabi ni DILG Assistant Secretary for Communication and Public Affairs Jonathan E....

DILG: Pagpaslang kay Halili at Bote hindi konektado

July 4, 2018

Walang koneksyon sa isa’t isa ang ang pagkakapaslang sa isang mayor sa syudad ng Batangas at mayor sa bayan ng Nueva Ecija, ayon sa Department of Interior and Lokal Government (DILG).

“Hindi natin masasabi na related ito kasi magkaiba naman ang kaso,” ayon kay DILG OIC-Secretary Eduardo M. Ano, habang itinutukoy ang pagpatay kay Tanauan City Mayor Antonio Halili at General...

DILG: Police pinatututukan ang tatlong anggulo sa pagkapatay kay Mayor Halili

July 4, 2018

Sinabi ni Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) OIC-Secretary Eduardo M. Ano na pinag-aaralan ngayon ng binuong task force para alamin ang posibleng dahilan sa pagpatay kay Tanauan City Mayor Antonio Halili ang ilang motibo sa pagpaslang sa alkalde noong Lunes ng umaga.

Ayon kay Ano, sa ulat ng hepe ng task Force, CALABARZON Director P/Chief Supt. Edward Carranza, kanilang...

DILG: Halili and Bote killings not connected

July 4, 2018

There is no connection between the recent killing of a Batangas city mayor and a Nueva Ecija town mayor, according to the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG).

“Hindi natin masasabi na related ito kasi magkaiba naman ang kaso,” says DILG OIC-Secretary Eduardo M. Ano, referring to the murder of Tanauan City Mayor Antonio Halili and General Tinio Mayor Ferdinand Bote...

Federalism to spur fast and inclusive growth in Bicol Region - DILG

July 4, 2018

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) expects the Bicol Region to become a hotbed for progress when the country federalizes.

“Bicol is a promising region that boasts of rich natural resources and potential tourist areas. If properly developed, the whole region, not just Legazpi and Naga, could skyrocket to progress,” says DILG Assistant Secretary for...

DILG: Police narrowing down on three possible motives on Halili killing

July 4, 2018

Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) OIC-Secretary Eduardo M. Ano says that the task force created to probe the killing of Tanauan Mayor Antonio Halili is still in the process of narrowing down the motives behind the broad daylight murder of the city mayor last Monday.

Ano says that based on the report from task force chief, P/Chief Supt. Edward Carranza, they are exploring...

Año kinondena ang pagpaslang sa alkalde ng Tanauan

July 2, 2018

Mariing kinondena ni Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) OIC-Secretary Eduardo M. Ano ang pagpaslang kay Tanauan City, Batangas Mayor Antonio Halili na binaril habang nasa lingguhang flag raising ceremony ng pamahalaang lungsod Lunes ng umaga.

“Mahigpit na kinokondena ng DILG ang pagpaslang kay Mayor Halili at hindi kami titigil hanggang ang mga may kinalaman sa krimeng...

Año condemns killing of Tanauan mayor

July 2, 2018

Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) OIC-Secretary Eduardo M. Ano strongly condemns the killing of Tanauan City Mayor Antonio Halili who was shot dead while attending the weekly flag raising ceremony of the city government on Monday morning.

“The DILG vehemently condemns the killing of Mayor Halili and we will not rest until the perpetrators of this heinous crime is...

DILG nakita ang momentum sa pagtataguyod ng pederalismo dahil sa positibong resulta ng SWS at magandang pagdalo sa roadshows

July 2, 2018

Lalong paiigtingin ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) ang kampanya sa pagbabago ng konstitution kasunod ng huling ulat ng Social Weather Stations (SWS) at malaking bilang ng mga mamamayan na nagpunta Federalism roadshows na isinagawa sa Dumaguete at Baguio.

Ayon kay DILG Assistant Secretary for Communication and Public Affairs Jonathan E. Malaya, magandang senyales ang...

DILG sees momentum in Federalism push, cites positive SWS survey results, well-attended roadshows

June 29, 2018

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) is more driven to push for constitutional reform following the release of the latest Social Weather Stations (SWS) survey and the huge turnout of the Federalism roadshows conducted in Dumaguete and Baguio.

DILG Assistant Secretary for Communication and Public Affairs Jonathan E. Malaya says the Department looks at the recent SWS...

Año assures safety of CPP negotiators should peace talks be held in PHL

June 28, 2018

Department of the Interior and Local Government OIC-Secretary Eduardo M. Ano assures the safety of communist leaders should peace talks with the Communist Party of the Philippines be held in the country as proposed by the President.

“To hold the formal negotiations in our country will not kill or paralyze the peace talks but will, in fact, facilitate negotiations that will hopefully end...

DILG: Federated regions to include a stronger, more autonomous Cordillera Federated Region

June 27, 2018

The Cordilleras will become the Cordillera Federated Region (CFR) under federalism.

This would lead to a more progressive region according to the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG).

"What is non-negotiable to the proposal of federalism is the federated regions because federalism will ensure more resources, more powers, more autonomy for the Cordilleras and the rest of the...

DILG hinimok ang mga Punong Barangay na maghalal ng 'reform-oriented' na mga pinuno ng Liga ng mga Barangay; nilatag ang mga skedyul para sa Hulyo 30 Liga eleksyon

June 26, 2018

Matapos ang panunumpa ng mga bagong halal na opisyal ng barangay kay Pangulong Rodrigo Roa Duterte, pinaalalahanan ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) ang mga punong barangay (PB) na bumoto ng ‘reform-oriented’ na kandidato para sa eleksyon ng Liga ng mga Barangay (LnB) na nakatakda sa Hulyo 30, 2018.

Sinabi ni DILG OIC-Secretary Eduardo M. Ano na kailangang...

DILG, DND to conduct joint inquiry on Samar "misencounter"

June 26, 2018

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) and the Department of National Defense (DND) will conduct a joint inquiry regarding the alleged “misencounter” between Army troopers and police operatives in Samar province on Monday morning.

“This is a very unfortunate event that nobody wanted to happen. Together with the DND, we will form a board of inquiry to...

DILG urges barangay captains to vote for reform-oriented Liga ng mga Barangay leaders, sets timeline for the July 30 Liga elections

June 26, 2018

Following the oath taking of newly-elected barangay officials before President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) reminds punong barangays (PBs) to vote for reform-oriented candidates in the Liga ng mga Barangay (LnB) election scheduled on July 30, 2018.

DILG OIC-Secretary Eduardo M. Ano says that PBs must be mindful in electing their Liga officials....

Matatag na otonomiya ng Cordillera at ancestral domain kabilang sa pederalismo at panukalang pagbabago ng konstitusyon - DILG

June 25, 2018

Magiging mas matatag ang otonomiya sa Cordillera at magkakaroon ng mahusay na mga polisiya ukol sa lupaing nununo (ancestral domain) sa sandaling maisailalim ang bansa sa pederalismo, ayon sa Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG).

“Ang pederalismo ay pagpapalakas sa mga rehiyon at ito ay magbibigay ng kaukulang antas ng otonomiya hindi lamang sa Cordillera kundi maging sa...

Strong Cordillera autonomy and ancestral domain key features of federalism and constitutional reforms - DILG

June 25, 2018

Cordillera will have stronger autonomy and better policies on ancestral domain if the country decides to federalize, according to the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG).

“Federalism, in essence, is about empowering the regions and this, I believe, would give a certain level of autonomy not just to the Cordillera Region, but to the other regions in the...

DILG sa LGUs: Kumilos na para maging zero-casualty sa panahon ng kalamidad

June 21, 2018

Kasunod ng pa ulit-ulit na pag-ulan sa ibat-ibang bahagi ng bansa, inalerto ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) ang mga gobernador, alkalde at punong barangay na magsagawa ng kaukulang paghahanda upang maging zero-casualty tuwing panahon ng bagyo o matinding pag-ulan.

“Ang kaligtasan ng tao sa hinaharap ay nakadepende sa kung ano ang ginagawa natin sa kasalukuyan....

DILG to LGUs: Act now to achieve zero-casualty during disasters

June 21, 2018

With intermittent rain pouring in different parts of the country, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) is alerting governors, mayors, and punong barangays to adopt necessary disaster preparedness measures and aim for zero-casualty during typhoons or heavy rainfall.

The safety of people tomorrow relies on what we do today. Make use of times of sunshine to mitigate...