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PNP’S STRICT MEASURES IN TRASLACION WERE NECESSARY – NOGRALES

The strict security measures enforced by the Philippine National Police (PNP) during this year’s Traslacion or the annual procession of the Black Nazarene’s image were “necessary,” Cabinet Secretary Karlo Nograles said. Nograles said the PNP personnel were merely doing their mandate to ensure the safety of participants in the annual religious event held recently. “These […]

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‘BLUE ALERT’ RAISED FOR FEAST OF BLACK NAZARENE – LIM

The Metro Manila Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (MMDRRMC) has been placed on “blue alert” to help ensure the safety and well-being of devotees participating in the Feast of the Black Nazarene. Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) Chairman Danilo Lim, who is also concurrent head of the Metro Manila Disaster Risk Reduction and Management […]

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MMDA TO DEPLOY 1,000 PERSONNEL FOR TRASLACION OF BLACK NAZARENE – LIM

The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) is set to deploy a contingent of 1,000 personnel to help make the 2020 Traslacion of the Black Nazarene safe, peaceful and orderly. MMDA Chairman Danilo Lim said the contingent is composed of personnel from the agency’s Metro Public Safety Office (MPSO), Traffic Discipline Office, Metro Parkways Clearing Group, […]

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MMDA ALL SET FOR BLACK NAZARENE PROCESSION – LIM

The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) is all set to provide traffic and emergency assistance during the annual procession or Traslacion of the image of the Black Nazarene on January 9 which is expected to draw millions of devotees. MMDA Chairman Danny Lim said 350 agency personnel will be deployed at the traditional “Pahalik” or […]

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Festivals Travel & Tours

THE STO. NIÑO MONTH

The Philippines is a nation of festivals. Each month, not too few celebrations are held in various parts of the country. Every January is known as the Sto. Niño month. The Sto. Niño month celebrates the oldest religious image in the Philippines Check out the events, dates, venues, and brief descriptions below.   The Feast […]