The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) District Southern Mindanao assisted two Indonesian fishermen identified as 46-year-old Bukhari Mandea and 30-year-old Abdul Rahman Mandea, residents of Bere-bere, Maluku Utara Province, Indonesia.
The PCG Medical Clinic Southern Mindanao and PCG Nursing Service Southern Mindanao received a call from PCG Station Gensan regarding the said individuals who were seen floating 200 nautical miles east off Pujada Bay, Davao Oriental.
They were rescued by Clifford Barega of Atlantis Fishing Development Corporation on 07 August 2022. The Indonesian fishermen were transported by its carrier boat going to General Santos City Fish Port in Barangay Tambler.
The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) K9 Field Operating Unit Southwestern Mindanao augmented the interception of 500 grams of methamphetamine hydrochloride commonly known as “shabu” at the cargo area of an airline company in Zamboanga City on 08 August 2022.
Coast Guard Working Dog (CGWD) Bunny detected the said contraband with an estimated market value of Php 3.4 million.
Based on the investigation, the package was shipped by a certain Farhana Maddih from Basilan and was supposed to be received by a certain Dayana Ismael from Quezon City.
This is an UPDATE regarding the maritime incident involving MV FILIPINAS CEBU that ran aground in the vicinity waters between Igbon Island and Agho Island in Concepcion, Iloilo at around 12:08 a.m. yesterday, 09 August 2022.
Based on the investigation, the said RoRo / passenger vessel of the Cokaliong Shipping Lines departed from Port San Pedro Pier, Iloilo City bound for Tinago Port, Cebu City.
According to MV FILIPINAS CEBU’s master, the helmsman (person who steers the ship) fell asleep while underway, causing the vessel to run aground.
INCIDENT REPORT: The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) responds to a maritime incident involving MV FILIPINAS CEBU that ran aground in the vicinity waters between Igbon Island and Agho Island in Concepcion, Iloilo at around 12:08 a.m. today, 09 August 2022.
The said RoRo / passenger vessel of the Cokaliong Shipping Lines departed from Iloilo at around 07:14 p.m. (08 August 2022) bound for Cebu.
According to its skipper, 57-year-old Captain Alexander Wahing, the 223 passengers and 38 crew onboard (including him) remain safe and free from injury.
Nakibahagi ang Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) K9 Field Operating Unit BARMM sa BUY-BUST OPERATION sa Tawi-Tawi kahapon, ika-09 ng Agosto 2022.
Sa tulong ni Coast Guard Working Dog (CGWD) James, nakumpirma na ILIGAL NA DROGA ang laman ng mga "Chinese tea plastic bags" na nakalagay sa isang reusable bag.
Nakuha ito sa dalawang suspek na kinilalang sina Nurhamin Nurussin at Husna Nurussin.