Bago City

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Bago City Supports DOH ‘Iwas Paputok’ Campaign with Lights of Bago Fireworks Show on Jan. 1

The City of Bago led by Mayor Nicholas M. Yulo supports this this year’s anti-firecracker campaign of the Department of Health (DOH) which carries the theme, “Iwas Paputok, Fireworks Display ang Patok! Makiisa Sa Fireworks Display sa inyong Lugar.”


Photo by Quino Yao during the Lights of Bago 2016.

Bago City Conducts Anti-illegal Drugs Summit  

The City Government of Bago in collaboration with the Department of Interior and Local Government and Liga ng mga Barangay conducted an Anti-Illegal Drug Summit at the Bago City Coliseum. This is in line with the national government’s intensive campaign against the trafficking and use of dangerous drugs and other similar substances.


(L-R) David Mark Maramba of PDEA, Vice Mayor Ramon Torres, Mayor Nicholas Yulo, Bago City PNP Chief David Cachumbo and PSupt. Rosauro Francisco of NOCPPO.*

Capitol Employee Told to Submit Side of Accident

The Capitol employee involved in a vehicular accident that left a nurse and three others seriously injured on May 8 in Bago City will be required to submit his side of the incident, provincial legal officer Jose Ma. Valencia said yesterday.

Valencia said that the Provincial Legal Office has been directed by Governor Alfredo Marañon Jr. to conduct an administrative investigation into the accident involving Rodrigo Salazar, an employee of the Office of the Provincial Agriculturist.

2 die in road mishaps

Two more persons were killed in separate road accidents on Saturday and Sunday, in E.B. Magalona and Bago City, police reports disclosed.

Police Inspector Bonifacio Aral, acting E.B. Magalona police chief identified the victim as Erlinda Sancho, 65, of Purok Mabinuligon, Barangay Alicante in the town.

She died on arrival at Teresita Lopez Jalandoni Provincial Hospital in Silay City due to head and body injuries.

Sancho was crossing the road in Bangga Kawayan, Barangay Alicante when bumped by a speeding vehicle driven by Leonard de Asis, 30.