Mayor Abonado presides joint MPOC, MADAC, MDRRMC and MDC meetings

Photo of  Hon. Mayor Russel M. Abonado, MPOC, MADAC, MDRRMC and MDC


By: Mlang News and Information Bureau


Mayor Russel M. Abonado, presides the joint Municipal Peace and Order Council (MPOC), Municipal Anti Drug Abuse Council (MADAC), Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (MDRRMC) and Municipal Development Council, held at the municipal rooftop on January 28, 2020.


Present during the joint meetings is the 37 Barangay Chairmen, Civil Society Organization, Academe and other concern agencies.


Mayor Abonado, lauded the performance of both the PNP and AFP for maintaining the peace and order of the town in the past year, including the celebration of the Kawayanan Festival. Continue reading

Ambulance and fuel free…. only in the town of Mlang!

Photos of Mlang Ambulance Car


By: Mlang News and Information Bureau


Sa loob ng 13 taon, nagagamit ng libre ng mga mamamayan sa bayan ng Mlang ang ambulance ng Local Government Unit, bilang ayuda sa mga residente ka kakailanganing dalhin sa Davao City para magpagamot.


Taong 2007, ipinag-utos nang noon ay mayor na si Joselito Pinol ang pagpapagamit ng dalawang mga ambulansiya ng bayan sa lahat ng mga mamamayan na nangangailangan ng serbisyong medikal lalo na iyong mga may malubhang karamdaman.


Sa nakalipas na mahabang panahon, at sa kasalukuyang panunungkulan ni Mayor Russel Abonado, ipinagpatuloy niya ang ganitong Gawain para sa mga mahihirap at kapus na mga kababayan sa bayan ng Mlang. Continue reading

Mayor to employees; serve our people with a smile

Hon. Mayor Russel M. Abonado speaking in-front of the LGU Mlang Employees


By: Mlang News and Information Bureau


Mayor Russel M. Abonado, appeals to fellow government employees to always wear a smile in serving the clients, transacting business at the town hall. The mayor echoed his requests during the monthly convocation program attended by the municipal government employees held at the municipal gymnasium on January 27, 2020. “Let us always be polite and smile while we are offering our services to our constituents,” Mayor Abonado said.


He also instructed each employee and respective department managers to wear their identification card so that they will be recognized by the clients at all times.


He said the wearing office ID is a big help once there are complaints from the clients that have not satisfied with the services of each office at the LGU. Continue reading

Mayor Russel M. Abonado, officiates the civil wedding rites of 17 pairs of couples in Barangay Palma Perez, Mlang, Cotabato.

Photos of the couple kissing their partner


By: Mlang News and Information Bureau


The first-ever “Kasalan sa Barangay” was held in connection with the 34th Foundation Anniversary of Palma Perez, on January 24, 2020. The couples were living together for more than 5 years and because of meager income, they set aside their union through marriage.


Municipal councilors Jomar Tamba and Cleofas Tupas stand as Ninong and Ninang of the newlywed couples. Municipal Local Government Operation Officer Jasmin Sultan Mosaid, was also present during the wedding, along with the parents of both the grooms and brides. Barangay officials were also present in the event.

Koleksyon ng buwis sa bayan ng Mlang sa huling kwarter ng 2019 lumampas sa target


By: Mlang News and Information Bureau


NALAMPASAN ng Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) sa bayan ng Mlang ang kanilang quota sa nakalipas na huling kwarter ng taong 2019.


Binigyan ng quota na nasa P11 milyon ang BIR, pero lumampas ang koleksiyon sa huling kwarter ng taon ng mahigit sa tatlongdaang libong piso.


Sa kabuoan, dapat sana ay makakolekta lang ng P11, 202, 000 pero sa kabuoan may nakolektang P11, 546, 809.03, may sobra itong P344, 809.03 o katumbas ng 3.08% na pagtaas ng tax collections.


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SB assures financial support for Tennis player from Mlang that will compete in Australia in March, 2020


By:  Mlang News and Information Bureau

Mlang Vice Mayor Joselito Pinol, asks the members of the 20th Sangguniang Bayan of the town of Mlang to extend financial support for Tennielle Bedua Madis who will compete for International Tennis Federation on March 22-27 in Australia.


Rommel Madis and Tennielle herself were present during the 23rd Regular Session of the Sannguniang Bayan on Wednesday, January 22 held at the Vice Mayor Bernie Abasquez hall.


Mr. Madis, narrated that at the young age of 5, her daughter showed interest in playing tennis.


“In fact she was the one who wakes me up early in the morning to accompany her at the tennis court,” Sir Madis disclosed.


At early age, the young Tennielle was exposed in various tennis competitions in zone, district, provincial and Palarong Pambansa. Continue reading

Pag proseso ng Business One Stop Shop (BOSS) sa bayan ng Mlang, extended!

Copy of Executive Order No. 3 Series of 2020


By: Mlang News and Information Bureau

PINALAWIG pa ng sampung araw ang Business One Stop Shop sa bayan ng Mlang dahil sa dami parin ng mga kliyente na nagre-renew ng kanilang mga business permits at kumukuha ng prankisa.


Sa bisa ng Executive Order No. 03, na pinirmahan ni Mayor Russel Abonado, pinalawig hanggang sa January 31 ang huling araw ng pag preseso ng mga transaksiyon hinggil sa renewal at pagkuha ng bagong business permits, maging ng prankisa ng mga tricycle.


Pagtupad ito sa itinadhana ng batas at regulasyon upang masilbihan ng mahusay at maayos ang mga negosyante na kumuha ng business licenses, upang maging legal ang kanilang negosyo.


Pero dahil hindi sapat ang dalawampung araw, kailangan dagdagan ito ng sampu pang mga araw upang walang negosyante na mapag iwanan at lahat ay maserbisyuhan nang naaayon sa batas.

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Second rounds of patak kontra polio kicks off in Mlang

By:  Mlang News and Information Bureau

Mayor Russel M. Abonado and Vice Mayor Joselito F. Pinol, led the ceremonial of the 2nd rounds of patak kontra polio, a program of the Department of Health that aim to prevent the spread of polio virus among children ages 0-59 months old. At least 20 pupils of the Mlang Day Care Center received the oral polio vaccines from the mayor and the vice mayor, during the flag raising rites on Monday morning in front of the town hall.


Dr. Gelcerio “Jun” Sotea, the town’s Health Officer said they are targeting at least 8000 children in all 37 villages. Health workers were fielded in various stations such as the public terminals, purok centers, barangay halls and even in the checkpoints to ensure that no children in said ages will be left behind.

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Mlang LGU launches BEACHES program 2020


By: Willamor Magbanua


The town of Mlang, Cotabato has launch a program which will directly benefit the whole 37 villages that aim to beautify and adopt various programs initiated under the incumbency of Mayor Russel Abonado and Vice Mayor Joselito PInol.


The BEACHES program was initiated by Vice Mayor Pinol last year encouraging all puroks in Barangay Poblacion to participate in the search for the Cleanest and Greenest Purok, 2019.


Seeing its success and importance Mayor Abonado adopted the idea of Vice Mayor Pinol and asks that this program will be implemented in the whole town involving all villages.

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Bayan ng Mlang, measles at polio free parin

Municipal Health Officer Dr. Glecerio “Jun” Sotea

By: Willamor Magbanua

Bayan ng Mlang, measles at polio free parin


LABING-TATLONG  taon  nang  zero case sa measles at polio ang bayan ng Mlang, sa kabila nang outbreak ng naturang mga sakit sa ibang panig ng bansa.


Kinumpirma ito ni Municipal Health Officer Dr. Glecerio “Jun” Sotea, sa weekly radio program ng bayan na Abyan sa Kalambuan sa Banwa sang Mlang.


Ayon kay Dr. Sotea, ang tagumpay na ito ay dahil sa suporta ng LGU sa mga health programs na sinimulang iimplementa nitong taong 2007.


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Mag aaral sa bayan ng Mlang sasabak sa larong tennis sa bansang Australia

Tennielle Bedua Madis


By: Willamor Magbanua

PASOK bilang miyembro ng Philippine Team na maglalaro sa International Tennis Federation, Junior tournament ang isang mag aaral na taga Mlang, Cotabato.


Ayon kay Vice Mayor Joselito Pinol, nag qualify upang maglaro sa bansang Australia si Tennielle  Bedua Madis, mag aaral ng Southern Baptist College, sa darating na March 22-27.


Si Madis, na labingdawang taong gulang lang, ang isa sa tatlong pinaka batang manlalaro na kabilang sa Philippine Team.


Matatandaang nitong 2019, isa din si Madis, sa mga naglaro sa under 12 girl’s division sa South East Asia finals sa bansang Kazakhstan, kung saan nagtapos ang kanilang grupo sa top 6, mula sa labingdalawang mga bans ana sumabak sa torneo.

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Human Resources chief orients Grade 12 students for 10-day LGU immersion

Ms. Marlyn Q. Porras, Municipal Human Resource Officer conducts orientation to Senior High School Students


By: Williamor Magbanua 

Ms. Marlyn Q. Porras, Municipal Human Resource Officer of the town of Mlang, Cotabato, conducts orientation to at least 100 senior high school students from Mlang National High School and Mariano Untal Memorial High School as these students officially start their 10-day immersion to various offices in the LGU.


Porras reiterated the importance of value for works, good relationship among government employees as well as respect to local officials and time consciousness in terms of going to work until they successfully completed the required number of hours as prerequisite for graduation.

Mayor Abonado officiates civil wedding; appealed make God as center of family

Hon. Mayor Russel Abonado officiates the wedding


By: Williamor Magbanua 

Mayor Russel Abonado, officiates the civil wedding of couples Ana Marie Dela Cruz and Darwin Ayag and Cris John Monteclaro and Diana at the Mayor’s Conference Room on Monday (January 13). Mayor Abonado appealed to both couple to live harmoniously and responsible enough in terms of rearing their children.


Abonado said it is very important to couple to have a listening ears and understanding heart to live happily and to have a long lasting life in the future as they go along the way towards having a God centered family.

Modernong mega market sa mlang matatapos sa Disyembre-Mayor Abonado

Hon. Mayor Russel Abonado delivering his speech


By: Williamor Magbanua


Modernong Public Market ng Mlang inaasahang matatapos sa Disyembre ayon sa alkalde ng bayan.


PINULONG ni Mayor Atty. Russel Abonado ang mga negosyante na apektado ng nagpapatuloy na konstruksiyon ng bagong mega market ng bayan upang ipaalam sa kanila ang pansamantalang paglilipat ng kanilang mga puwesto.


Ipinaliwanag ni Abonado na kailangang lisanin muna ng mga vegetable, meat, fish at grocery sections ang kasalukuyan nilang nirerentahang puwesto upamng bigyang daan ang full swing na pagpapatayo ng makabagong pamilihang bayan.


Nilinaw ng alkalde na normal na may maaapektuhan kapag ipinapatupad ang isang development pero pansamantala lang naman daw ito sa loob ng apat na buwan.

Ipapagamit muna ng lokal na pamahalaan ng Mlang para sa may isangdaang mga vendors na apektado ang lumang terminal, bagsakan maging ang kahabaan ng Gauran Street para doon muna sila magtatayo ng pansamantalang mga stalls.


Maglalagay din ng mga market guards sa nabanggit na mga lugar upang proteksiyon ng mga negosyante laban sa mga masasamang loob lalo na sa dis oras ng gabi.

Phase-by-phase kasi ang pagtatayo ng mega market ng bayan na nagsimula nitong taong 2019 at inaasahang matatapos sa Disyembre ng taong kasalukuyan.


Ang makabagong mega market ng Mlang ay nagkakahalaga ng P110 million, ayon kay Mayor Abonado.

Umapila si Abonado sa mga vendors na unawain ang sitwasyon dahil ang ginagawa ng LGU ay para naman sa kanilang kapakanan at kaayusan naman ng merkado publiko.