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Lacson pushes investigation on Quezon City riot

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Senator Panfilo Lacson asked for an investigation on the real “motives” behind the mass protest action that was supposedly staged by members of an urban poor group in Quezon City to demand food and other assistance from the government. &...

Malacanang Palace

Palace leaves to NBI Vico Sotto's alleged violation

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Malacanang  Palace is leaving to the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) the alleged quarantine violation committed by Pasig City Mayor Vico Sotto. Cabinet Secretary Karlo Nograles said the Palace leaves it to NBI to justify its de...

Office of Civil Defense (OCD)

OCD denies raiding donated medical supplies

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The Office of Civil Defense (OCD) dismissed allegations that it is confiscating medical supplies donated to private hospitals and re-distributing the items to other medical centers in favor of Senator Christopher Lawrence Go. The OCD, an attached-bu...

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Marikina distributes P2,500 to displaced mall employees

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Marikina City rolled out its second batch of food packs to thousands of residents. A total of 135,000 households in Marikina received five kilograms of rice each, according to a 24 Oras report. As local authorities try to keep low-income families afloat, Marikina Mayor Marcelino Teodoro said he ho...

Marikina designates 2-story building as testing center

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Marikina City designated a two-storey building to become a Covid-19 testing center, days after the Department of Health turned down its original proposal. Mayor Marcelino Teodoro said a building along Bayan-Bayanan Avenue in Barangay Concepcion Uno has been chosen as the new site for the city's...

Marikina deploys drone that scans temperature

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Marikina City has deployed a drone equipped with a thermal scanner and a speaker where public reminders are being announced. The "talking" drone was flown for the first time at the Marikina Public Market as an added measure to ensure city residents are strictly following community qu...

DOH thumbs down Marikina COVID-19 test center

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The Department of Health (DOH) thumbed down the COVID-19 testing center proposed to be established by Marikina City. The DOH informed the city government that, based on its assessment, the proposed Marikina testing center “needs further enhancement” to fully “adhere to t...

Marikina seeks DOH approval for COVID-19 testing center

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Marikina City Mayor Marcelino Teodoro said the city is still waiting for the approval from the Department of Health (DOH) to operate its own testing center for coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). Teodoro said the DOH already assessed their laboratory on Monday. However, the department has yet to s...

DOH to help Marikina build COVID-19 testing center

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The Department of Health (DOH) will assess the laboratory testing center that the Marikina City government intends to put up for the detection of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). Health Undersecretary Maria Rosario Vergeire said the assessment will ensure that the laboratory facility follows&nb...

Marikina barangay chairman under fire for fake COVID-19 report

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A barangay official in Marikina City faces charges for allegedly spreading erroneous information related to coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) that sparked panic among residents. Marikina City Mayor Marcelino Teodoro made the statement after Barangay Tumana Chairman Ziffred Ancheta ...

Marikina offers residents free rides amid quarantine 

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Marikina City offered to provide free shuttle service for its residents after mass public transportation was shut down due to the Luzon-wide enhanced community quarantine. Route 1: Barangka Flyover Coaster Bonifacio Avenue Sumulong Avenue Shoe Avenue Freedom Park - I Love Marikina Route 2: ...

Marikina denies city-wide quarantine

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Marikina City clarified that it will not enforce a city-wide quarantine despite having five confirmed cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). Marikina Mayor Marcelino Teodoro said all positive cases were residents of a house who are already quarantined in a subdivision in the city, accor...

Marikina launches massive disinfection campaign

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Inumpisahan na ang massive disinfection sa lungsod ng Marikina na agad ipinag-utos ni Mayor Marcy Tedoro matapos makapagtala ang Marikina ng una nitong kaso ng Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19).  Ayon sa pamahalaang lungsod, ang massive disinfection ay isinasagawa sa mga pampublikong paaralan, pa...

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