Victorias City

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Free 3-Day Seminar on Drug Reduction Set in Victorias

The Negros Occidental Drug Rehabilitation Foundation, Inc. (NODRFI) and the Negros Occidental Drug Rehabilitation Center (NODRC) and the City of Victorias in partnership with Colombo Plan and Dangerous Drug Board will hold a free 3-day live-in Seminar on Drug Reduction on November 21-23, 2017 at Gawahon Eco-Park in Victorias.

A team of training specialists on drug prevention control from the Dangerous Drugs Board will tackle a 7-module program on universal prevention curriculum on substance use in the span of three days.

Visayan Bloc To Back Federal Form of Gov’t  

Victorias City - The Visayan Bloc in Congress will spearhead the push for a federal form of government in the Philippines, Rep. Alfredo Benitez (3rd district) said yesterday.


Congressman Alfredo Albee Benitez (3rd District of Negros Occidental) with his wife Dominique, son Javi and daughter Betina takes his oath of office before Judge Eunice Tan Cuansing of the Regional Trial Court of Silay City at Victorias City Coliseum in the presence of all barangay and city officials, kagawads and residents yesterday.*(Jun de los Reyes/NDB photo)

Man Shot Dead in Own House

A man who went home after a fistfight with his relative was shot dead inside his residence around 8:00 p.m. Tuesday in Sitio Bucio, Barangay 11, Victorias City.

Superintendent German Garbosa, Victorias PNP chief identified the victim as Eric Dione Abayon, 36, married.

He sustained a gunshot wound on his body and died on the spot, police report said.

The suspect was identified as Raul Abayon Cordero, of legal age, also resident of the place. He fled after the shooting.

‘Ang Dalangpan’ Drug Rehab Center Conducts Community Outreach

The Victorias City-based Negros Occidental Drug Rehabilitation Foundation, Inc. (NODRFI) and its Negros Occidental Drug Rehabilitation Center (NODRC) also known as “Ang Dalangpan|, conducted a community outreach program to highlight the Drug Abuse Consciousness Month of November.


DRUG REHAB. (From left to right) Henry B. Laguna, Brgy. XIX-A Punong Barangay, Victorias City Mayor Francis Frederick “Wantan” P. Palanca, and Dr. Ernesto Palanca of Ang Dalangpan.* (Jein Pabalinas photo)

November is Drug Abuse Consciousness Month

The month of November has been designated as Drug Abuse Consciousness Month. The Negros Occidental Drug Rehabilitation Foundation, Inc. and the Negros Occidental Drug Rehabilitation Center, Victorias City has scheduled the following events in their Demand Reduction Campaign.

1. November 6, 2017: PAADAC (Provincial Action Against Drug Abuse Council Affair in Murcia participated by NODRC Administrator Ms. Juvy Pepello and Recovery Coach Jolly Grace Deocadez.