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)

2 Wounded in stabbing, shooting

A man who tried to pacify his friend having altercation with another man was stabbed, along with another person from the other group in Estado, Barangay 10, Victorias City at 11:30 p.m. Monday.

Police Superintendent Herman Garbosa, Victorias City police chief identified the victims as Ricarte Sonita Sabala, 34, married, of Hacienda Maria, Barangay 10, Victorias. He sustained stab wounds on his upper left rib and back.

Silaynon nabbed with firearm in Victorias

A resident of Silay City was arrested with firearm in Victorias City along the national highway in Bangga Mallorca, Barangay 13, Victorias around 2:10 p.m. Tuesday.

John Rey Hilado, 27, single, of Sitio Cubay, Barangay Guinhalaran, Silay City, temporarily residing in Barangay Capitan Sabi, Barangay Zone 5, Talisay was riding a Honda XRM 125 registered to Satnam Singh when intercepted in a checkpoint by Victorias PNP.