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Agusan

(ägo͞o`sän), river, c.240 mi (390 km) long, rising in the mountains of SE Mindanao, the Philippines, and flowing N past Butuan to Butuan Bay. It is navigable for small craft c.160 mi (260 km) upstream. The Agusan valley is very fertile and is one of the chief rice-growing regions of the Philippines.
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A total of 55 tribal leaders of Higaonon, Banwaon and Manobo from the provinces of Agusan del Norte, Agusan del Sur and Misamis Oriental spoke out their stand to end local communist armed conflict (ELCAC) on August 24, 2019 at the headquarters of 23rd Infantry Battalion, Jamboree Site, Purok 6, Barangay Alubihid, Buenavista, Agusan del Norte.
President Roxas in Cotabato, Barangay Colosas and Tapak in Paquibato district, Brgy Cagawasan, Kibawe in Bukidnon, Higaonon, Manobo and Banwaon Tribes of Agusan del Norte, Brgy Simbala, Buenavista, Agusan del Norte, Brgy.
A magnitude 4.2 earthquake rocked Rosario, Agusan del Sur on Friday, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said.
A 1.5-kilometer riverbank protection structure in Butuan City, Agusan del Sur is expected to be completed soon in an attempt to prevent severe flooding incidents in the area.
Former special assistant to the president and Senate candidate Christopher Lawrence 'Bong' Go is mobbed by supporters during the campaign rally of the Hugpong ng Pagbabago at the Agusan del Sur Cultural Center.
Dinagat Islands Surigao del Norte Surigao del Sur Agusan del Norte Agusan del Sur Misamis Oriental Camiguin As It Happens LATEST UPDATE: November 20, 2018 - 5:53am The tropical depression earlier located in east of Mindanao enters the Philippine area of responsibility at 10 a.
Manila The environment department is set to conduct a study on the population and distribution of native crocodiles in Agusan Marsh in a bid to better protect the reptiles as well as humans in the area.
Caraga has eight awardees, which include: 1) Barug Women in the San Roque Association in Trento, Agusan del Sur (gender and development category); 2) Bayogo Tribal Community in Madrid, Surigao del Sur (IPs welfare category); 3) Barangay Sub-Project Management Committee of Zillovia in Talacogon, Agusan del Sur (promotion of just peace category); 4) Bayogo Tribal Community in Madrid, Surigao del Sur (youth category); 5) Barangay Sub-Project Management Committee of Bayugan 3 in Rosario, Agusan del Sur (person with disability welfare category); 6) Barangay local government unit of San Ignacio in Trento, Agusan del Sur (improved local governance category); 7) Barangay Sub-Project Management Committee of Antao, Carmen, Surigao del Sur (environmental protection category);
Joey Baybayan in Barangay Mabuhay, Prosperidad, Agusan del Sur.
The Philippine National Police - Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (PNP-CIDG) confiscated P23 million cash from the safehouse of a firm supposedly involved in an investment scam in Nasipit, Agusan del Sur.
BUTUAN CITY - A magnitude 4.0 earthquake jolted Agusan del Norte, Surigao del Sur provinces Tuesday morning, May 21, 2019, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said.
As the United States government plans to return the historic Balangiga bells to the Philippines, relatives of the Manobo woman who found the Golden Tara in 1917 along Agusan River want the relic returned too.