Kawit - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Kawit


Kawit, Cavite placed under extreme enhanced community quarantine

Apr 15, 2020 - 8:48 PM

Mayor Angelo Aguinaldo says this is to ensure that the coronavirus does not spread in their town of nearly 84,000 people after their first COVID-19 case was confirmed last week

An interagency effort composed of the PNP, Philippine Marines and Army restrict un-necessary travelers to pass through the Coastal Road toll gate at the boundaries of Parañaque and Las Piñas cities from Cavite on March 17, 2020, as part of the stricter no travel policy of the enhanced community quarantine. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

First coronavirus case reported in Kawit, Cavite

Apr 10, 2020 - 10:25 PM

The case is a 59-year-old male from Barangay Toclong in Kawit

39 Chinese workers in Cavite hospitalized for 'food poisoning'

Sep 26, 2019 - 7:10 PM

Police say the Chinese workers reportedly complained of 'abdominal pain' after they ate at the 'in-house canteen' of the company where they worked

FULL TEXT: 'Ang kalayaan ay patuloy na ipinaglalaban at inaalagaan'

Jun 12, 2017 - 8:14 PM

Senator Panfilo Lacson a Caviteño leads the celebration in Kawit Cavite where Philippine independence was declared 119 years ago on June 12 1898

INDEPENDENCE DAY 2017. Senator Panfilo Lacson was the guest speaker during the 119th independence day celebration in Kawit, Cavite. Photo from Senator Lacson's office

Gunmen kill Kawit cop

Aug 15, 2016 - 3:27 PM

Two unidentified gunmen on a motorcycle kill a policeman assigned to the local tourism police unit

Fire hits residential area in Bacoor

Jun 05, 2013 - 7:33 PM

UPDATED The Bacoor fire department says the fire has been contained as of 6:29 pm Thirty families lost their homes

From a photo submitted by @iloverlicious

Life saver, not a life taker

Jan 10, 2013 - 2:28 PM

People need to understand that gun owners like me have made the biggest most important choice in their lives with the purchase of their firearm: We will not be victims

Where were the cops?

Jan 05, 2013 - 5:04 PM

Deputy presidential spokesperson Abigail Valte says the shooting incident in Cavite which resulted in the death of 8 should be a wake up call for the police who responded 30 minutes late

Accomplice in Cavite killing faces raps

Jan 05, 2013 - 1:32 PM

Updated He s now in police custody but insists he was forced to assist gunman Ronald Bae

8 dead, 9 wounded in Cavite carnage

Jan 04, 2013 - 5:13 PM

4th UPDATE The gunman Ronald Bae is shot dead after a morning rampage in a residential area in Kawit; he was a known drug dealer

Independence Day in photos

Jun 12, 2012 - 8:27 PM

How did the Philippines mark Independence Day 2012?