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NTF-ELCAC tells poll bets not to pay NPA permits

The National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NTF-ELCAC) has warned candidates in the national and local elections that they risk disqualification if they collaborate with communist terrorist groups (CTGs) by paying the so-called permit to win (PTW) and permit to… Read More

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FACEBOOK SLAMMED FOR FLAGGING PNA POSTS

Individual account-sharers of PNA articles, including PNA reporters and editors, have also been flagged.

Social media giant Meta (Facebook) has flagged multiple PNA posts which allegedly violated its community standards. One of the flagged and recently removed posts is “Kabankalan City takes pride in being home to oldest living Pinoy”, a story on the life of 124-year-old Francisca Montes Susano.

PNA (Phillipine News Agency) is the Philippine Government’s news bureau . It is a unit of the Presidential Cpmmunication Operations Office (PCCC) under the Office of the President.

The article was posted on PNA’s official Facebook page and website on Sept. 13, 2021 and was tagged as a post in violation of Facebook’s Community Standards on Cybersecurity on April 24, 2022.

Individual account-sharers of PNA articles, including PNA reporters and editors, have also been flagged.

Meanwhile, PNA will continue posting its news content on Twitter (@pnagovph).

‘Abusive fact-checkers’ behind flagged Facebook posts: NTF-ELCAC

The National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NTF-ELCAC) on Sunday condemned the multiple flagging of social media giant Facebook (Meta) of its official posts and shared stories of government media agencies.The NTF-ELCAC said even the government’s good… Read More

NPC denounces Facebook attack on public platforms

MANILA – The National Press Club of the Philippines (NPC), one of the country’s oldest and biggest organization of active members of the press, on Sunday denounced in the strongest possible term, the ongoing ‘flagging’ being made by Facebook and its ‘fact… Read More

Go hopes next president will continue NTF-ELCAC programs

TACLOBAN CITY – Senator Christopher Lawrence Go is hopeful that the next president will continue institutionalizing the National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NTF-ELCAC).In an online forum on Monday, Go said the program has convinced many New People’s Army (NPA) rebels to… Read More

ROBREDO backs “whole-of-nation” approach vs. communist insurgency

Robredo reiterates support for ELCAC program

SAN JOSE DE BUENAVISTA, Antique – Vice President Leni Robredo on Wednesday reiterated her stand in supporting the “whole-of-nation” approach by the National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NTF-ELCAC) of the current administration.The May 2022 presidential aspirant… Read More

NTF-ELCAC ‘grateful’ for Robredo’s expression of support

MANILA – The government’s anti-insurgency task force on Sunday expressed gratitude to Vice President Leni Robredo for supporting its mandate, especially efforts to bring development to former conflict-ridden communities.On Friday, Robredo, who previously called for the abolition of the… Read More

DAVAO DE ORO Gov. Tyron Uy: NTF-ELCAC budget cut ‘big blow’ to anti-insurgency campaign

DAVAO CITY – Slashing the 2022 budget of the National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NTF-ELCAC) from PHP24 billion to PHP 4 billion would have a heavy blow to government efforts against insurgency and to the provinces relying on the Barangay Development Program (BDP), a governor in the Davao Region said Monday.

In an interview, Davao de Oro Governor Jayvee Tyron Uy said the people residing in former lairs of the New People’s Army (NPA), would eventually lose hope and possibly lose their trust in the government if the BDP will not push through, following the Senate Committee on Finance’s decision to cut the NTF-ELCAC’s budget for 2002. READ MORE

DAVAO DE ORO: Gov. Jayvee Tyron Uy asks senators to restore P28-B budget for NTF-ELCAC

Panawagan ni Gov. Jayvee Tyron L. Uy sa atong mga senador ang pagbalik sa orihinal nga budget sa Barangay Development Program (BDP) ilawom sa National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NTF-ELCAC) nga 28.1 billion pesos kung asa nahimo sab nga benepisyaryo ang 41 ka mga barangay sa Davao de Oro.

May be an image of 1 person and text that says 'DAYAO DEORO ULOY ANG AGBABAGO " Pinaagi tabang sa Barangay Development Program NTF-ELCAC, hinay-hinay nang nakab-ot Davao Oro ang kalinaw ug kahapsay ilabi na sa lagyo nga lugar atong probinsya.. Daghang mga komunidad nga kanhi naipit sa armadong kagubot ang karon nagmal linawor Ang uban nahimo pang lugar nga ginadugok sa mga turista. Atong ginapanawagan atong mga senador ang pag balik sa orihinal nga budget BDP nga 28.1 billion pesos kung apil ang pondo para barangays sa Davao Oro. GOV. JAYVEE TYRON L. UY support proposed budge Barangay ELCAC'

Matod ni Gov. Tyron, dako ang nahimong tabang sa BDP sa pagkab-ot og kalinaw ug kahapsay sa mga lagyong lugar sa probinsya nga kaniadtong naipit sa armadong kagubot, ug angay lamang kining ipadayon para sa pagpalig-on sa pagsalig sa katawhan ug mapadayon ang kalambuan sa tibuok probinsya.

128 ka mga BDP projects ang gigahin sa 41 ka mga barangay sa probinsya. 118 niini infrastructure projects, ug 10 mga livelihood projects.