Pikit - updates

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Elderly woman killed, 2 others wounded in North Cotabato air strike

Jul 25, 2019 - 2:46 PM

The military says the air and ground assault at dawn was in an area controlled by the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters

UN FAO, New Zealand aid Cotabato drought-affected areas

Jan 14, 2017 - 3:11 PM

Through a 3 million grant from the New Zealand government FAO is currently supporting the recovery of 10 475 farming and fishing households in the province of Cotabato

A NEW HOPE. A woman fisher stands by a lake in Sitio Bulogo, Baranggay Matilac in Pigkawayan Municipality and shows a gill net she received through FAO. The primary objective of this New Zealand-funded FAO project is to contribute to the attainment of sustainable peace and development in the province by supporting the government in the restoration and building the resilience of agriculture- and fisheries-based livelihoods affected by conflict, drought and flooding. Photo by Dante Diosina/FAO

The Scrum: Can Mar Roxas be charged with vote buying?

Apr 22, 2016 - 8:30 AM

The answer is no if the basis of a complaint would be the now viral video of a Liberal Party rally in Cotabato where envelopes were handed to members of the audience

Police: BIFF sets on fire houses in N Cotabato

Feb 18, 2015 - 7:52 AM

The police chief of Pikit North Cotabato says BIFF rebels seized a village on February 17

Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters members, some of them minors, are seen inside their camp in Datu Saudi Ampatuan town Maguindanao in this picture taken on September 2012. President Benigno Aquino reportedly ask the MILF to clear the way as government security forces moved to intensify the hunt for Afghan-trained terrorist Abdul Basit Usman and BIFF rebels.

Explosion in Cotabato kills 2 suspected bombers

Jan 27, 2015 - 7:30 PM

The explosion is not the first incident in the province this year

File photo of a blast scene in Mlang, North Cotabato on December 31, 2014. Photo courtesy of the North Cotabato Provincial Government

2 killed, 3 hurt in North Cotabato church blast

Oct 09, 2014 - 9:37 AM

Motorcycle riding men fire an M203 at the United Church of Christ in the Philippines in Pikit town during a church service