DavNor News Archive

  • Governor Anthony G. del Rosario (AGR) has formally opened Davao del Norte’s Capitolympics 2016 last September 27 2016, at RDR Gym.

    The sportsfest is part of the month-long celebration of the 116th Philippine Civil Service Anniversary.

    With the theme, “Manlalarong Kawani ng DavNor: Maabilidad at Nagmamalasakit,” the activities lined up for the celebration does not only promote a more active lifestyle to all employees of the provincial government but also fosters them to show

  • Davao del Norte 1003rd AFP Brigade Commander Ricardo Nepomuceno urged the public to be vigilant at this time when threat of terrorism is prominent, especially on crowded areas.

    In the recently held Provincial Peace and Order Council (PPOC) Meeting at Bulwagan ng Lalawigan last Monday, 19 September 2016, Nepomuceno reminded (the public) that even in the absence of a bomb threat in Davao del Norte in general, it is

  • DepEd DavNor-Davao del Norte Schools Division Superintendent Dr. Josephine Fadul asked police to strengthen security of schools in Davao del Norte during the Provincial Peace and Order Council meeting held at the Bulwagan ng Lalawigan last Monday, 19 September 2016.

    Following the recent bombing in Davao City and existing threats of terrorism, Dr. Fadul asked

  • President Rodrigo Duterto told members of the Philippine Army (PA) to "reinvent themselves" during his visit to 10ID at Camp General Manuel T. Yan, Sr., Tuburan, Mawa, ComVal Province last Tuesday, 20 September 2016.

    “You’re doing good, the Philippine Military is doing good. . . . But most of all you have to train yourself, you have to re-invent yourself from a soldier hanggang sa itong terrorism

    Governor Anthony del Rosario, Vice Governor Allan Dujali, Board Members and Department Heads test negative for drugs after voluntarily submitting for a random drug testing conducted yesterday, 19 September 2016.

    Negative, all negative. Tanang board members including our Governor and vice governor and all department heads [Negative, all negative. All board members including our Governor and Vice Governor and all department heads],” clarified PDEA Provincial Director

  • Lumads in the Municipality of Talaingod are a step away from realizing their dreams of a better tomorrow.

    The Davao del Norte State College (DNSC) will be opening its extension campus in Brgy. Sto. Niño, Talaingod on September 26, 2016, after the Commission on Higher Education (CHED)-XI approved its initial class offering Diploma in Agriculture Technology.

    The Provincial Government of

  • Davao del Norte is stepping up its competitive advantages by pushing electronic-government systems and applications to promote more efficient and effective local governance, more government accountability and better delivery of public services.
    The Provincial Development Council (PDC) approved the P17 million to fund the Comprehensive and Strategic Plan for E-Governance during their
  • Davao del Norte’s Provincial Development Council (PDC) approved the P526 million funding for the Annual Investment Plan (AIP) of the province for 2017.

    The plan is divided into the economic, environmental, social, ug governance clusters, which are the priority of the new administration of Governor Anthony del Rosario.

    “We formed our priorities into four clusters, the governance

  • Davao del Norte Civil Service Commission Field Director II Nelly Esperanza encouraged public employees to instill the value of compassion in their performance of duty towards the public, co-employees and the environment.

    Anchored on the theme: “Sigaw ng Lingkod Bayani: Malasakit Para sa Taumbayan, Kapwa Kawani at Kalikasan,” CSC Director emphasized,“Compassion is the basis of morality. . . The theme emphasizes on the

  • The provincial government of Davao del Norte jumpstarted the celebration of the 116th Philippine Civil Service Anniversary in the province, raising the banner of excellence in public service in the province.
    During the kick-off ceremony at the recent Monday Convocation Program,
  • Davao del Norte - Governor Anthony del Rosario challenged all capitol employees to work beyond mediocrity in the discharge of their duties as civil servants.

    At the kick-off of the month-long celebration of the 116th Philippine Civil Service Anniversary in the province, the governor enjoined the employees of the province to be the exemplars of the provincial government’s performance slogan "Basta DavNor Da Best".

  • Calling all Dabaonons!!! Win as much as 50,000.00!!! Join us as we usher to the 50th Founding Anniversary of Davao del Norte by participating in the following contests: Theme Song Writing, Theme and Logo Making and Photo Collection. Hurry! Send your entries now and be one of the lucky winners of "Bulawanong Premyo alang sa Bulawanong Tuig sa DavNor".

  • The Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) - Davao del Norte recognized Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) Trainees and LGUs for their contribution to the community as evident in the latter's economic gains during the 22nd TESDA Anniversary last 31 August 2016.

    Among the thousands of beneficiaries, Ms. Margie H. Momo a graduate of Tech-Voc last 2012, is one of the Dabaonons whose life has

  • Illegal drug activities are on a decline in Davao del Norte owing to the increased participation of the communities in the intensified campaign of the government to eradicate the social menace.

    “There is a downfall of drugs in Davao del Norte,” Agent Clodito V. Cañada of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) said during the meeting of the Provincial Peace and Order Council last Tuesday, August 30 held at VIP

  • Thirty rebel returnees from different parts of Davao del Norte received a total of P1.9 Million financial assistance from the government to help them start their lives anew.

    Governor Anthony del Rosario led the turning over of a check worth P65,000 to each returnee last August 30, 2016 during the Provincial Peace and Order Council Meeting held at the VIP Club of the Davao del Norte Sports and Tourism Complex, Tagum

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    "DavNor strengthens its commitment to President Duterte's socio-economic agenda and relentless war against crime, illegal drugs, corruption and terrorism. We affirm our unequivocal support to the President's declaration of State of Lawlessness to

  • Bahay Pag-asa Davao del Norte, a transformation center that primarily caters to Children in Conflict with the Law (CICL), is now accredited with the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD).

    Governor Anthony del Rosario received the Certificate of Accreditation for the facility from DSWD-XI Center Coordinator Dahlia Padillo during the 2nd

  • The new set of the Philippine Councilors’ League (PCL)-Davao del Norte Chapter Officials for term 2016-2019 had officially sworn into office before Governor Anthony del Rosario yesterday at the Tahanan ng Gobernador.

    Island Garden City of Samal (IGACOS) Councilor Dan Gervacio is leading the group as the new PCL-DavNor President together with Councilors Silvino Matobato Jr. (Vice-President); Raquel Geraldo (Secretary General);

  • Davao del Norte receives two (2) new Mobile Dental Buses from the Department of Health Central Office. Said buses will reinforce DavNor Provincial Health Office (PHO) Dental Program and ultimately help the program reach more Dabaonons across the region.

    Davao del Norte is one of the Philippine provinces given Mobile Dental Buses as part of the Health Facility Enhancement Program of the Department of