JOSELITO VILLASIS/PN - REP. ARTHUR DEFENSOR JR. (far right) of the 3rd District, Iloilo appeals for “sobriety and understanding” vis-a-vis the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL), admitting that the people have no clear-cut idea yet on how it would forge peace and order in Mindanao in the wake of the “Mamasapano massacre.” He was yesterday’s guest on Panay News’ radio program “Reklamo Publiko” on Aksyon Radyo-Iloilo. With him on the panel (left to right) are Panay News managing editor Herbert Vego, associate editor Sammy Julian and editor-in-chief Danny Fajardo.
JOSELITO VILLASIS/PN - A vendor at the Iloilo Terminal Market points to the variety of dried fishes he is selling. He is happy, he says, that several suspects in the alleged anomalies at the market have been identified. He looks forward to seeing them charged, he adds.
JOSELITO VILLASIS/PN - Personnel of the Metro Iloilo Water District fix a broken water pipe. With a new Board of Directors, Iloilo City’s water district has vowed to improve its service.
JOSELITO VILLASIS/PN - Fire trucks of the Bureau of Fire Protection and volunteer fire brigades kick off the Fire Prevention Month observance with a caravan around Iloilo City. It is the fire bureau’s primary responsibility to educate people on fire prevention but the public has an obligation, too, to learn how to prevent fire.
JOSELITO VILLASIS/PN - Firemen spray a burning house with water in Barangay Arguelles, Jaro, Iloilo City on Feb. 28, 2015 – a day before the Fire Prevention Month of March started on March 1. Fire occurrences usually peak during the summer period from March to May, the country’s hottest time of the year.
ARCHIE REY ALIPALO/PN - Sets of furniture made in Valladolid, Negros Occidental make their way to a furniture store in Bacolod City. These are only among the many locally made products that Negrenses are proud of.
ADRIAN STEWART CO/PN - Lyceum Pirates head coach Michael Robinson (right) looks on while a participant executes a chest pass during the Jr. NBA/Jr. WNBA Philippines 2015 Regional Selection Camp at the Alonte Sports Arena in Biñan, Laguna. They will also hold camp in Ateneo de Iloilo on March 7 to 8.