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DILG to continue investigation on ex-police chief

THE DEPARTMENT of Interior and Local Government’s (DILG) probe on possible administrative charges against resigned Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Oscar D. Albayalde will push through, as opposed to Malacañang’s claim.

Road clearing a success says DILG

THE Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) on Friday said that the road clearing operation was a success based on the validation reports from 1,246 local government units (LGUs).

Cities asked to hasten road clearing

THE Interior department has ordered local government units to hasten road-clearing operations.

DILG to help ensure implementation of law in Bangsamoro normalization process

THE DEPARTMENT of Interior and Local Government (DILG) has vowed to assist the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) government in ensuring the implementation of the law as the normalization process gets underway.

Joint body to review rules on early release

THE DEPARTMENT of Justice (DoJ) and Department of the Interior and Local Government have created a committee that will review the rules on parole.

DILG backs Baguio’s proposed moratorium on high-rise buildings

THE DEPARTMENT of Interior and Local Government (DILG) has expressed support to the Baguio City local government’s proposal to implement a one-year moratorium on the construction of high-rise buildings in the country’s summer capital.

No charges to be filed against Estrada — DILG

THE Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) said on Friday that there is no need to file charges against former Manila City mayor Joseph E. Estrada for allegedly not turning over official city government documents to his successor, Francisco “Isko” Moreno Domagaso.

Cebu gov’t to file cases vs former Mayor Osmeña for stripping...

THE Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) said the local government of Cebu City will file cases against former mayor Tomas R. Osmeña for stripping bare his office as his term ended last week.

PCOO blames COA regulations for slow uptake of federalism funds

REPLYING to the demand letter sent by the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) regarding the failure of the Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) to submit progress reports on the P10-million information campaign drive on federalism, PCOO Assistant Secretary Marie Banaag turned the tables on the Commission on Audit (COA), saying it was the COA’s own guidelines that slowed the transfer of funds.

‘Bad faith’: DILG says ex-mayor Osmeña could face graft charges for...

DEPARTMENT OF Interior and Local Government (DILG) Undersecretary Jonathan E. Malaya said former Cebu City Mayor Tomas R. Osmeña could be sanctioned for violating Republic Act 3019, Anti-Graft and Corrupt Practices Act, for stripping bare his office as his term ended last Friday.

DILG to pursue federalism campaign despite backtrack by President

THE DEPARTMENT of Interior and Local Government (DILG) said the shift to a federal government is still a priority of the administration despite the latest pronouncement by President Rodrigo R. Duterte acknowledging that the move is unlikely to gain enough support in Congress.

DILG to go after ‘narco-politicians’ who won elections

DESPITE winning in the recent midterm elections, politicians on the so-called ‘narcolist’ are not off the hook as the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) said it will still pursue administrative charges filed against them.

CSO’s with anti-extremism projects to receive $3-M grant

CIVIL society organizations (CSOs) with community-level projects addressing violent extremism will be the recipients of a grant of around $3 million said the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG).

DILG monitoring villages in bay cleanup

THE Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) will issue show cause orders to 1,000 barangays around Manila Bay as well as Laguna de Bay that will not comply with an order by the agency requiring their weekend coastal cleanup.

DILG to file charges vs politicians who supported NPA’s ‘permit-to-campaign’ collection

THE Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) is preparing to file charges against politicians who supported the collection of “permit-to-campaign” fees by the Communist Party of the Philippines-New Peoples’ Army (CPP-NPA).

DILG told to crack down on LGUs that allow building in...

THE Finance department has asked the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) to crack down on towns and provinces that fail to keep residents from building homes in mining and quarrying areas.

108 local government heads ordered to explain absence of waste management...

THE DEPARTMENT of Interior and Local Government (DILG) has issued show cause orders to 108 local government unit (LGU) leaders for failure to submit a 10-year solid waste management plan as required under Republic Act 9003, the Ecological Solid Waste Management Act of 2000.

DILG Chief: Indonesian suicide bombers behind Jolo blast

INDONESIAN suicide bombers aided by the terrorist group Abu Sayyaf were behind the Sunday twin blasts at the Jolo Cathedral, Interior and Local Government Secretary Eduardo M. Año said Friday.

Recto seeks inquiry on China-funded data project

SENATE President Pro Tempore Ralph G. Recto has filed a resolution seeking an inquiry into the China-funded video surveillance and emergency response project of the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG).

DILG directs police to take proactive measures in securing candidates

THE DEPARTMENT of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) has directed the Philippine National Police (PNP) to ensure the safety and security of local officials and candidates even before the campaign period starts for the May midterm elections.

Gov’t gaining grounds vs Reds — DILG

THE government is gaining ground against the communist insurgency as the number of rebels continues to decline, said Department of Interior and Local Government Secretary Eduardo M. Año.

DILG given power to fill up vacant local gov’t posts

PRESIDENT RODRIGO R. Duterte has authorized Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) Secretary Eduardo M. Año to appoint temporary officers for vacant elective local government posts to avoid crippling operations and the delivery of public services.

DILG to meet with Ang Probinsyano producers over their differences on...

THE Department of Interior and Local Government will meet with the producers of the prime time television show Ang Probinsyano this week to discuss their differences over the show’s portrayal of some of its characters.

DILG mulls show-cause orders vs mayors missing during Ompong

MORE THAN 10 municipal mayors in the Cagayan Valley Region and Cordillera Administrative Region may face show-cause orders for being physically absent during the onslaught of Typhoon Ompong, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) said on Tuesday, Sept. 18.

DILG to push for inclusion of LGUs in revised draft federal...

THE DEPARTMENT of Interior and Local Government (DILG) on Friday said it will “insist” that the classification of local government units (LGUs) be reinstated in the draft federal constitution, which is up for review and revisions.

DILG: Almost one-third of Boracay establishments may be allowed to operate...

By Camille A. Aguinaldo The government may open Boracay Island by Oct. 26 with at least 30% of the establishments allowed to operate, Department of...

Police officers told to ‘clean up act or leave’

The Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) advised police officers to "clean up their act" or leave the force. DILG OIC-Secretary Eduardo M. Año...

DILG lauds SC ruling on LGUs’ share in taxes

THE Department of Interior and Local Government(DILG) lauded a ruling this week by the Supreme Court (SC) that will increase the share of local government units (LGUs)from all national taxes.

DILG files graft charges against officials of Boracay and Aklan

INTERIOR UNDERSECRETARY Epimaco V. Densing III filed graft charges on Wednesday against Aklan Governor Florencio T. Miraflores and 16 other local officials before the Office of the Ombudsman in connection with Boracay’s environmental situation.

Gov’t to new barangay captains: Help campaign for federalism

THE Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) called on new barangay captains to help the national government in its campaign for federalism as President Rodrigo R. Duterte on Thursday led the oath-taking of 3,003 new barangay captains from Central Visayas in Lapu-Lapu City.

Senators voice concern over Boracay shutdown

By Camille A. Aguinaldo SENATORS on Friday expressed their dismay over the recommendation of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), Department of Interior...

Senate budget debates begin with funds for drug war

SENATORS ON Thursday, Nov. 16, debated over the realignment of P900 million for the Philippine National Police’s (PNP) anti-illegal drug campaign “Oplan Double Barrel”...

DILG to implement dismissal of Iloilo City Mayor

PRESIDENTIAL Spokesperson Ernesto C. Abella on Friday, Oct. 27, said the Department of Interior and Local Government will implement the dismissal order of Iloilo...