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Number of ‘Rosita’-affected families reaches 65K: NDRRMC

Number of ‘Rosita’-affected families reaches 65K: NDRRMC By Priam Nepomuceno MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) announced that a total of 65,068 families or 253,298 people were affected by Typhoon Rosita in 1,370 barangays in Regions 1, 2, 3, 8 and the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR). In … Continue reading

Duterte leads briefing on effects of ‘Rosita’
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Duterte leads briefing on effects of ‘Rosita’

Duterte leads briefing on effects of ‘Rosita’ By Jelly Musico MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — President Rodrigo Duterte spearheaded the situation briefing on the effects of Typhoon Rosita, in Cauayan City, Isabela on Thursday. The situation briefing was attended by disaster, local and national government officials, led by the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management … Continue reading

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‘Rosita’ worsens north Luzon’s landslide risk: geologist

  ‘Rosita’ worsens north Luzon’s landslide risk: geologist By Catherine Teves MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — Landslides may recur in Northern Luzon due, this time, to Typhoon Rosita, which the weather bureau has forecast to strike on Tuesday (Oct. 30), a government geologist has warned. Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) geologist Ruth Madrideo said “Rosita” … Continue reading