Peñafrancia Festival - updates

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Peñafrancia processions canceled due to COVID-19

Jun 28, 2020 - 2:42 PM

Devotees of Our Lady of Peñafrancia can celebrate at home or in their parishes as they should avoid traveling to Naga City, according to local authorities

PROCESSIONS CANCELED. There will be no more scenes like this for the Feast of Our Lady of Peñafrancia in September 2020 as a precautionary measure against COVID-19. Photo by Maria Tan/Rappler

Bicol officials deny 'tanim droga' at Naga checkpoints

Sep 02, 2018 - 1:33 PM

'We assure the public that all actions of our law enforcement agencies will be within the bounds of law,' says Naga City official Allen Reondanga

'DISINFORMATION' ALERT. Naga City public information office head Allen Reondanga denies a claim in a 'chain message' saying there will be 'tanim droga' operations (planting of illegal drugs) in checkpoints in Naga City. Screenshot from Reondanga's Facebook account