DILG chief extols Bohol’s recovery

Mar Roxas

BETTER BOHOL.DILG Sec. Mar Roxas (right) gets in the mood, noticing improvement in the pace of preparing the programs of works for the rehabilitation projects under the P2.3 billion Bohol Earthquake Assistance (BEA) Fund from the national government during an interview over DYRD Inyong Alagad with Fred Araneta (left) and Chito Visarra yesterday. Foto: CHRISTOPHER LUMACTUD

Lifting Bohol from the ruins sent the Interior secretary back, now in the mood to commend local officials as things start taking shape in the implementation of the Bohol Earthquake Assistance Fund. Continue reading

Pangilinan assures support for cloud seeding in Bohol

Sec. Kiko Pangilinan (center) brings home a copy of The Bohol Chronicle as he takes a pose with NIA Administrator Florencio Padernal, NIA Reg'l Director Mario Sande, Gov. Edgar Chatto and Rep. Aris Aumentado during the inauguration of the NIA-7 Training Center last Wednesday.

Sec. Koko Pangilinan (center) brings home a copy of The Bohol Chronicle as he takes a pose with NIA Administrator Florencio Padernal, NIA Reg’l Director Mario Sande, Gov. Edgar Chatto and Rep. Aris Aumentado during the inauguration of the NIA-7 Training Center last Wednesday.

Sec. Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan vowed to pitch support for Bohol’s quest for cloud seeding in order to save  big dams from drying up.

Pangilinan, presidential assistant for agriculture modernization, bared this last week in an ambush interview while he was on his way to the airport after he graced the inauguration of training center and region 6 and 7 anniversary celebration of the National Irrigation Administration (NIA). Continue reading