DNA test shows Asian suicide bombers pulled off Jolo blasts, police say

Consuelo Marquez - Reporter / @ConsINQ 09/10/2020

MANILA, Philippines — The suicide bombers in the Aug. 24 twin blasts in Jolo, Sulu were Asians as shown in a recent DNA test results, police said Thursday. “Pagdating sa DNA, they (Crime Laboratory members) said na…

Liloan logs six new recoveries on Aug. 24

Doris C. Bongcac 08/25/2020

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu – Liloan town logged six new recoveries with no new cases of the coronavirus disease on Monday, August 24. With the addition, this northern Cebu town’s recoveries now total to 215. “The notable decrease…

Palace: Classes to start on August 24 unless DepEd recommends otherwise

Krissy Aguilar - Reporter / @KAguilarINQ 07/20/2020

MANILA, Philippines — Classes will still open on August 24,2020 unless the education secretary recommends adjusting the date in light of the new law signed by President Rodrigo Duterte, Malacañang said Monday. The President has signed a law…

Use of schools as isolation centers extended until June 15

Rosalie O. Abatayo 05/21/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Local government units in Cebu province may continue to use their public schools as temporary isolation centers until June 15, 2020. In a meeting with Governor Gwendolyn Garcia on Tuesday, May 19, 2020,…

Gov’t eyes new protocols for opening of classes

Julie M. Aurelio - Philippine Daily Inquirer 05/11/2020

MANILA, Philippines — The government may issue new protocols for the resumption of classes if some areas are still under enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) by Aug. 24. Presidential spokesperson Harry Roque said the Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF)…

‘Private schools should defer physical classes’

Leila B. Salaverria - Philippine Daily Inquirer 05/10/2020

MANILA, Philippines — Private schools may reopen for classes before the public schools, but they should not hold face-to-face classes until Aug. 24, according to presidential spokesperson Harry Roque. Roque also said the Inter-Agency Task Force on…

It’s back to school, physically or virtually, on August 24 – DepEd

Darryl John Esguerra - INQUIRER.net 05/05/2020

MANILA, Philippines — The opening of classes for the next school year has been set on August 24, 2020, due to the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, the Department of Education (DepEd) announced Tuesday. Education Secretary Leonor…

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