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75% of WV barangays drug-cleared – PDEA

first_imgPDEA-6 regional director Alex Tablate “I encourage local government units to stay steadfast in complyingwith the parameters set forth by Dangerous Drugs Board Regulation No. 3 seriesof 2017 so as to lower the percentage of drug affection in the barangays andultimately, to make Western Visayas free from illegal drugs,” said Tablate. * Aklan – 90.83 percent of 327 barangays * Capiz – 64.48 percent of 473 barangays * absence of marijuana cultivation site According to Regional Director Alex Tablate, the 74.52 percent isequivalent to 3,018 barangays. * Antique – 98.31 percent of 590 barangays These are the parameters: Yesterday, the ROC also formally announced Bingawan asdrug-cleared. * Negros Occidental – 28.29 percent of 601 barangays Last month, the ROC has declared four Iloilo municipalities asdrug-cleared. These were Miag-ao, Igbaras, Guimbal, and Dingle. The ROC is composed of the Department of Interior and LocalGovernment, Philippine National Police, Department of Health, and localgovernment units, with PDEA as lead agency. * absence of drug den / dive / resort “We have 25.48 percent more barangays to clear in 2020,” said Tablatewho also chairs the Regional Oversight Committee (ROC). Tablate emphasized that securing a drug-cleared status is notenough for a barangay; it should maintain such status. During the 18th ROC meeting on Dec. 17, 142 barangays weredeclared as “drug-cleared.” * Iloilo – 88.50 percent of 1,721 barangayscenter_img * drug awareness, preventive education and information, and otherrelated programs * non-availability of drug supply Here’s the percentage of the drug-cleared barangays per province: * Guimaras – 75. 51 percent of 98 barangays For the two highly urbanized cities in the region: Iloilo City –33.89 percent of 180 barangays; Bacolod City – 13.12 percent of 61 barangays The component city of Pass was also declared as such. * active involvement of barangay officials in antidrug activities He also pushed for the establishment of “Balay Silangan” drugrehabilitation centers in each municipality and city. So far in Region 6, fourBalay Silangan facilities have been established, he said. * absence of clandestine drug laboratory / drug warehouse /chemical warehouse * absence of drug pusher / user / protector / financier Board Regulation No. 3 series of 2017 also sets the followingmust-dos: * active involvement of the Sangguniang Kabataan to help maintainthe drug-liberated status of the barangay ILOILO City – The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) inWestern Visayas is ending its 2019 antidrug campaign with 74.52 percent of theregion’s 4,051 barangays declared as drug-cleared or “unaffected.” * absence of drug transit/transhipment activity * voluntary and compulsory drug treatment and rehabilitationprocessing desk/PNlast_img read more

Sensational Victorien Adebayor tops Ghana Premier League scorers’ list after goal in 5th consecutive match

first_imgInter Allies skipper Victorien Adebayor has, without a doubt, been the revelation of the season in the Ghana Premier League.Having already found the net in his last four games, prior to Allies’ midweek match against Medeama, Adebayor scored yet again on Wednesday.Although his side eventually lost 2-1 at home, Adebayor’s mood will certainly have been lifted after scoring in his fifth straight match.That run started in the 4-2 win over King Faisal in Gameweek Four, where he scored Allies’ opener.Adebayor then grabbed a brace in their 3-0 win at Eleven Wonders before scoring from the spot in Inter Allies’ 1-1 draw with Legon Cities FC.Adebayor scoring earlier in the season against Bechem UnitedHe scored twice yet again – including a worldie – away at Berekum Chelsea before Wednesday’s consolation against Medeama.In all, the player has scored seven goals in his last five games and 11 in eleven matches so far this season.The player’s importance to his side cannot be understated as well.Inter Allies are the league’s highest scorers with 18 goals but Adebayor has scored 11 of them.With four assists as well, the Nigerian has been involved in 15 of their 18 goals, an astounding percentage of 83%.He’s also currently top of the Ghana Premier League’s goalscorers’ list, with one more goal than Aduana Stars’ Yahaya Mohammed.Take a look at this stunner from Adebayorlast_img read more