In commemoration of the 121st Philippine Independence Day, PBGEN RAFAEL P SANTIAGO JR, RD PRO 10 attended the occasion together with CDO MAYOR OSCAR S MORENO, City Councils, MGEN FRANCO NEMECIO M GACAL, 4ID PA and the Kagay-anons at Kiosko Kagawasan, Divisoria on June 12, 2019 for the honorary Executive Wreath Laying Ceremony. Bearing the theme, “Tapang ng Bayan, Malasakit sa Mamamayan," the program commenced with a Parade of the Philippine Flag, where officials of various local and private sectors of CDO marched a monumental flag down the streets.
Kids inside the camp got a delightful treat from no less than the Regional Director, PRO10 PBGEN RAFAEL SANTIAGO JR during a brief lull after election duties.
General Santiago treated the kids to their all-time favorite Jolibee Kiddie Meal and ice cream. About 100 delighted kids, mostly residents around the camp, sang "HAPPY BIRTHDAY" to General Santiago who (incidentally) will be celebrating his birthday on May 20. Happy Birthday Sir!
Notwithstanding few isolated incidents, the May 13, 2019 Midterm Elections in Northern Mindanao is GENERALLY PEACEFUL.
14 were apprehended for liquor ban violation and only 8 (out of more than 200 reserved) PNP personnel were utilized as EBs/BEIs after some teachers failed to report to their respective polling precincts in the municipalities of Munai and Tagoloan, Lanao del Norte.
PBGEN RAFAEL PETICAN SANTIAGO JR, former Director of PNP Retirement and Benefits Administration Service in National Headquarters, Camp Crame, assumed his post as the Acting Regional Director of Police Regional Office 10 during the change of Command Ceremony held at Regional Headquarters Grandstand, Camp Vicente G Alagar, Lapasan Cagayan de Oro City on May 9, 2019 at 8:00 A.M. He hails from Cabanatuan City and a member of PMA Sinagtala Class 1986.