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Officials inaugurate KDH’s new OR, DR complex

KIAMBA, Sarangani (December 19, 2014) - The ribbon-cutting ceremony of the turn-over and inauguration of Kiamba District Hospital’s new operating room and delivery room complex and renovated emergency room and out-patient department complex on December 8. The ceremony was graced by Gov. Steve Chiongbian Solon (3rd from the left), Board Members Cornelio Martinez, Jr. (extreme left), George Falgui (2nd from right), and Elmer De Peralta (middle), OIC Provincial Health Officer Dr. Arvin Alejandro (3rd from the right), and Kiamba Mayor Raul Martinez (extreme right) with the Department of Health (DOH) representative Godwin Lord Gallo. (Kim Windell Tiblani/PROVINCIAL GOVERNOR’S OFFICE)

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Gov. Solon inspects hospital facilities

KIAMBA, Sarangani (December 19 2014) - Gov. Steve Chiongbian Solon congratulates the father of a newborn baby while the governor tours around the newly built delivery room complex of Kiamba District Hospital on December 8. This P75-Million budget for the hospital construction and renovation, including the ongoing improvements, is subsidized by the Department of Health with a counterpart from the Provincial Government of Sarangani and help of Congressman Manny Pacquiao. (Kim Windell Tiblani/PROVINCIAL GOVERNOR’S OFFICE)


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Gov. Solon backs ANSHS development

ALABEL, Sarangani (December 19, 2014) - Gov. Steve Chiongbian Solon affirms the students, teachers, faculty and staff of Alabel National Science High School (ANSHS) on December 9 during the P2-Million Science laboratory turn-over ceremony for consistently increasing the standard of education in the province, the reason why the provincial government has always been delighted to help them and provide for their facilities in school. The 112 sq.m laboratory building with laboratory equipment is charged against the 2014 Annual Investment Plan-Sulong Karunungan of the province. (Kim Wendell Tiblani/PROVINCIAL GOVERNOR’S OFFICE)


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Students thank Gov. Solon for science lab

ALABEL, Sarangani (December 19, 2014) - Alabel National Science High School (ANSHS) students surprise Gov. Steve Chiongbian Solon by singing “Thank You” songs, dancing, and awarding them gifts of appreciation in great gratitude toward Gov. Solon, Cong. Manny Pacquiao, Vice Gov. Jinkee Pacquiao and the provincial board members for their remarkable efforts in putting their dream to have a science laboratory into reality. (Kim Wendell Tiblani/PROVINCIAL GOVERNOR’S OFFICE)


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Gov. Solon inspects science lab

ALABEL, Sarangani (December 19, 2014) - Gov. Steve Chiongbian Solon with Provincial Engineer Jerry Belbider and the Alabel National Science High School (ANSHS) teachers, faculty and staff altogether check the facilities and equipment inside the newly turned over Science Laboratory after the ribbon-cutting ceremony on December 9. This 2-Million project under Sulong Karunungan includes a 112-sq.m laboratory building with laboratory equipment. (Kim Wendell Tiblani/PROVINCIAL GOVERNOR’S OFFICE)


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Sarangani marks Transport Day

ALABEL, Sarangani (December 19, 2014) - Gov. Steve Chiongbian Solon expresses his ardent support to the Sarangani Transport Alliance for Reforms and True Development (STARTed) Federation Inc. during the 3rd Sarangani Transport Day on December 9 at the Capitol Gymnasium. The provincial leadership thru Gov. Solon, Cong. Manny Pacquiao and Vice Gov. Jinkee Pacquiao facilitated the creation of STARTed to look after the welfare of the transport group in the province. Also present in the gathering is Sarangani DILG head Flor Limpin (seated at the back). (Kim Wendell Tiblani/PROVINCIAL GOVERNOR’S OFFICE)


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Transport sector holds raffle draw

ALABEL, Sarangani (December 19, 2014) - Officers and members of the Sarangani Transport Alliance for Reforms and True Development (STARTed) Federation Inc. place their entries into the box for their raffle draw which gave away one unit motorcycle for the grand prize, one unit seven-cubic refrigerator for the second prize, a television for the third prize, and consolation prizes of units of rice cookers, other home appliances, packs of groceries, and cash during the 3rd Sarangani Transport Day on December 9 at the Capitol Gymnasium. Other prizes were given for the basketball tournament. (Kim Wendell Tiblani/PROVINCIAL GOVERNOR’S OFFICE)


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Governor’s family at Jesus Reigns: A Day of Celebration

ALABEL, Sarangani (December 19, 2014) - Gov. Steve Chiongbian Solon assists his wife, Ms. Michelle Lopez-Solon, in carrying their son, Joshua Ruben Emmanuel, during the Jesus Reigns: A Day of Celebration on November 30 at the Sarangani Capitol. An epitome of love, joy, and humility was seen on the faces of the couple with their firstborn as they attended the occasion. (Kim Wendell Tiblani/PROVINCIAL GOVERNOR’S OFFICE)


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Top officials at Jesus Reigns: A Day of Celebration

ALABEL, Sarangani (December 19, 2014) – The three top officials of the province, Gov. Steve Chiongbian Solon, Cong. Manny Pacquiao and Vice Gov. Jinkee Pacquiao, humbly share their time celebrating with the thousands of people at the Sarangani Capitol on November 30 for a simultaneous nationwide gathering on the Jesus Reigns: A Day of Celebration. (Kim Wendell Tiblani/PROVINCIAL GOVERNOR’S OFFICE)


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Thousands gather at Jesus Reigns: A Day of Celebration

ALABEL, Sarangani (December 19, 2014) - A huge multitude of people altogether praises and worships during the Jesus Reigns Celebration on November 30 at the Sarangani Capitol. The event gathered all churches in the province and nearby places for a day of worship simultaneously in Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao. (Kim Wendell Tiblani/PROVINCIAL GOVERNOR’S OFFICE)


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SP approves bigger performance incentives

ALABEL, Sarangani (December 19, 2014) - The Sangguniang Panlalawigan (SP) with Vice Gov. Jinkee Pacquiao unanimously approves resolutions, with Board Member Elmer De Peralta as the Appropriations Committee chairman, granting bigger performance/productivity incentives to all qualified Capitol officials, employees and personnel during their regular session on December 9.  Earlier, SP members approved the P867-Million 2015 Annual Budget of the Provincial Government of Sarangani. Gov. Steve Chiongian Solon thanked SP for the early approval of the annual budget. (PROVINCIAL GOVERNOR’S OFFICE)


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Sarangani to get farm tools from DA

ALABEL, Sarangani (December 19, 2014) - Board Member Hermie Galzote, Agriculture Committee chairman and the whole Sangguniang Panlalawigan (SP) headed by Vice Gov. Jinkee Pacquiao, approves the authority of Gov. Steve Chiongbian Solon to sign the Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with the Department of Agriculture for the farm tools during their regular session on December 9. SP members also approved the authority of the governor to sign the MOA with the Plan International for the para-teachers of the REaCH-Mindanao (Resiliency and Change for Children, Families, and Communities Affected by Armed Conflict in Mindanao) program catering out-of-school youth of Sarangani. (PROVINCIAL GOVERNOR’S ...
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SP approves Gov. Solon’s authority to deal with DOH

ALABEL, Sarangani (December 19, 2014) – The Sangguniang Panlalawigan (SP) approves the authority of Gov. Steve Chiongbian Solon to sign the Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with the Department of Health (DOH) for the Medical Assistance Program to help the indigent Sarangans pay their hospital bills in the municipal hospitals, in the total budget of almost P5 Million for Sarangani Province only. The authority to increase the bed capacity of Malungon Municipal Hospital from 10 to 25 was also approved. (PROVINCIAL GOVERNOR’S OFFICE)


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Free surgery for Sarangani kids

KIAMBA, Sarangani (December 13, 2014) – Thirteen cleft lip patients who are mostly kids avail of free surgery during the medical mission sponsored by Maharlika Charity Foundation, Inc. (MCFI) in partnership with the provincial government of Sarangani through Sulong Kalusugan program at Kiamba District Hospital on December 8-10 under the auspices of Gov. Steve Chiongbian Solon, Vice Gov. Jinkee Pacquiao, Rep. Manny Pacquiao and the board members. MCFI also donated free medicines and conducted check–up. (Tres Besana/SARANGANI INFORMATION OFFICE)


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Maharlika Foundation conducts surgical mission in Sarangani

KIAMBA, Sarangani (December 13, 2014) – Maharlika Charity Foundation, Inc. conducts eye operation (cataract and pteridium) for free during the medical mission on December 8-10 at Kiamba District Hospital. This free medical mission is in partnership with the provincial government of Sarangani through Sulong Kalusugan. Almost 200 beneficiaries were served by the mission. (Tres Besana/SARANGANI INFORMATION OFFICE)


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Officials inaugurate KDH’s new OR, DR ...
KIAMBA, Sarangani (December 19, 2014) - The ribbon-cutting ceremony of the turn-over and inauguration of Kiamba District Hospital’s new operating room and delivery room complex and renovated emergen...
Gov. Solon inspects hospital facilities
KIAMBA, Sarangani (December 19 2014) - Gov. Steve Chiongbian Solon congratulates the father of a newborn baby while the governor tours around the newly built delivery room complex of Kiamba District H...
Gov. Solon backs ANSHS development
ALABEL, Sarangani (December 19, 2014) - Gov. Steve Chiongbian Solon affirms the students, teachers, faculty and staff of Alabel National Science High School (ANSHS) on December 9 during the P2-Million...
Students thank Gov. Solon for science la...
ALABEL, Sarangani (December 19, 2014) - Alabel National Science High School (ANSHS) students surprise Gov. Steve Chiongbian Solon by singing “Thank You” songs, dancing, and awarding them gifts of ...
Gov. Solon inspects science lab
ALABEL, Sarangani (December 19, 2014) - Gov. Steve Chiongbian Solon with Provincial Engineer Jerry Belbider and the Alabel National Science High School (ANSHS) teachers, faculty and staff altogether c...
Sarangani marks Transport Day
ALABEL, Sarangani (December 19, 2014) - Gov. Steve Chiongbian Solon expresses his ardent support to the Sarangani Transport Alliance for Reforms and True Development (STARTed) Federation Inc. during t...
Transport sector holds raffle draw
ALABEL, Sarangani (December 19, 2014) - Officers and members of the Sarangani Transport Alliance for Reforms and True Development (STARTed) Federation Inc. place their entries into the box for their r...
Governor’s family at Jesus Reigns: A D...
ALABEL, Sarangani (December 19, 2014) - Gov. Steve Chiongbian Solon assists his wife, Ms. Michelle Lopez-Solon, in carrying their son, Joshua Ruben Emmanuel, during the Jesus Reigns: A Day of Celeb...
Top officials at Jesus Reigns: A Day of ...
ALABEL, Sarangani (December 19, 2014) – The three top officials of the province, Gov. Steve Chiongbian Solon, Cong. Manny Pacquiao and Vice Gov. Jinkee Pacquiao, humbly share their time celebrating ...
Thousands gather at Jesus Reigns: A Day ...
ALABEL, Sarangani (December 19, 2014) - A huge multitude of people altogether praises and worships during the Jesus Reigns Celebration on November 30 at the Sarangani Capitol. The event gathered all c...
SP approves bigger performance incentive...
ALABEL, Sarangani (December 19, 2014) - The Sangguniang Panlalawigan (SP) with Vice Gov. Jinkee Pacquiao unanimously approves resolutions, with Board Member Elmer De Peralta as the Appropriations Comm...
Sarangani to get farm tools from DA
ALABEL, Sarangani (December 19, 2014) - Board Member Hermie Galzote, Agriculture Committee chairman and the whole Sangguniang Panlalawigan (SP) headed by Vice Gov. Jinkee Pacquiao, approves the author...
SP approves Gov. Solon’s authority to ...
ALABEL, Sarangani (December 19, 2014) – The Sangguniang Panlalawigan (SP) approves the authority of Gov. Steve Chiongbian Solon to sign the Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with the Department of Healt...
Free surgery for Sarangani kids
KIAMBA, Sarangani (December 13, 2014) – Thirteen cleft lip patients who are mostly kids avail of free surgery during the medical mission sponsored by Maharlika Charity Foundation, Inc. (MCFI) in par...
Maharlika Foundation conducts surgical m...
KIAMBA, Sarangani (December 13, 2014) – Maharlika Charity Foundation, Inc. conducts eye operation (cataract and pteridium) for free during the medical mission on December 8-10 at Kiamba District Hos...