The Role of Coaches and Trainers in Sports Development in Tawi-Tawi

By Johnny R. Lee Tawi-Tawi’s prominent role as regional volleyball power in Mindanao is anchored on structural elements that consist of the following: a.) Wide selection of local raw talents; b.) Sports-leaning administrators of concerned government agencies and host academic institutions; and c.) The quality of coaches and trainers handling the teams.  The latter (coaches… Read More The Role of Coaches and Trainers in Sports Development in Tawi-Tawi

President Marcos and Me

Diliman Way With Homobono A. Adaza “…the qualities required for greatness andwickedness, for heroism and monstrosity,for brilliant decent philanthropy and brutaldystopian murderousness are not too far distantfrom each other. The Norwegian alone has a word for this: stormannsgalskap – the madnessof great men.” – Titans of History by SimomSebag Montefiore I have to write about… Read More President Marcos and Me

A Tribute To LTP-9 Chairman Bob Tugung

Batanes to Tawi-Tawi Julmunir I. Jannaral Ulbert Ulama “Bob” Tugung (November 10, 1939 –November 22, 1986) was a Filipino teacher, newsman, technocrat, civic leader, lawmaker, and politician. He served as Chairman of the Lupong Tagapagpaganap ng Pook (LTP) of Autonomous Region IX in Mindanao from 1979 until his assassination in 1986. On the day Chairman… Read More A Tribute To LTP-9 Chairman Bob Tugung

10-M OFWs urgently deserve a separate department

By Abdul Hannan Magarang Tago Being an overseas worker for the last 25 years, I have witnessed and made number of reports on their (OFWs) sacrifices.  Despite of that, the country benefits from their USD30 billion yearly remittances helping not only their families but contributing heavily to the national growth.  They also played a significant… Read More 10-M OFWs urgently deserve a separate department