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Guv Takes Oath as New RDC Chairman of Region 6

Guv Takes Oath as New RDC Chairman of Region 6

Gov. Alfredo G. Marañon, Jr. (right) takes his oath of office as the new Regional Development Council (RDC) chairman of Region 6 before Iloilo Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. in Iloilo City, yesterday, as Ambassador Ivo Sieber of Switzerland and Maurice Dewulf, program director of the United Nations Development Program look on. /Capitol photo

Guv Takes Oath as New RDC Chairman of Region 6

Gov. Alfredo G. Marañon, Jr. (center) together with the members of the Regional Development Council composed of governors, city mayors, heads of League of Municipalities, regional directors and private sectors representatives during its Third Quarter Regular Meeting held at the NEDA Regional Office in Iloilo City, yesterday. In photo are Secretary Imelda Nicolas of the Commission on Filipinos Overseas, NEDA Regional Director Ro-Ann Bacal and Asst. Regional Director Atty. Raul Anlocotan, Ambassador Ivo Sieber of Switzerland and Maurice Dewulf, program director of the United Nations Development Program, among others. /Capitol photo

Guv Takes Oath as New RDC Chairman of Region 6

Gov. Alfredo G. Marañon, Jr. delivers his inaugural address after his installation as the new RDC 6 Chairman during the Third Quarter Regular Meeting held at NEDA Regional Office in Iloilo City, yesterday. /Capitol photo

Post-Blast Investigation Course Held at Panaad

Post-Blast Investigation Course Held at Panaad

Gov. Alfredo G. Marañon, Jr. (seated center) together with Negros Occ. Police Provincial Office (NOPPO) Director PSSupt. Milko Lirazan, PBDC Acting Chief, PSupt. William Señoron, PBDC Asst. Chief, PSupt. Jose Fernando Bonita, Jr., and Special Agent Daric Manser with the participants of the Post-Blast Investigation Course at the Panaad Stadium in Bacolod City, yesterday. /Capitol photo

Forty seven police officers in Negros Occidental are undergoing a five-day Post-Blast Investigation Course that started Monday, September 22 and will culminate on Friday, September 26 at the Panaad Stadium in Bacolod City.

The said training was initiated by the Philippine Bomb Data Center of the Philippine National Police and sponsored by the Provincial Government of Negros Occidental. It is aimed at providing Negrense-policemen with basic knowledge and skills in post-blast investigation.

Gov. Marañon said that the training is timely and relevant as it is a big contribution to the safety of the community, adding that the stable peace and order situation in the province is attracting more investors.

Daric Manser, a Special Agent Bomb Technician of the FBI, who used to be stationed at Los Angeles, California and investigated the Boston marathon in 2013, shared his expertise and skills in post-blast investigation.

Also present in the activity were Negros Occ. Police Provincial Office (NOPPO) Director PSSupt. Milko Lirazan, PBDC Acting Chief PSupt. William Señoron, and PBDC Asst. Chief, PSupt. Jose Fernando Bonita, Jr. /Capitol News

Guv Turns Over P1M Check to Barangay San Jose of Sipalay

Guv Turns Over P1M Check to Barangay San Jose of Sipalay

Gov. Alfredo G. Marañon, Jr. (center) turns over a check worth P1M to barangay officials of Brgy. San Jose, Sipalay City headed by Brgy. Capt. Ricardo C. De Gracia (4th from left) for the proposed construction of San Jose Spring Development. /Capitol photo