GOVERNOR JOCELYN BERNOS
She was elected as the Provincial Governor of the Province of Abra in May 2016. She continued her programs and projects with utmost sincerity under the banner “Asenso Abrenio” and JOY “H.E.L.P.S” to reach out to her constituents wherever and whenever they need her comfort and assistance as the true mother of the province.
Kayat ti Provincial Government of Abra a mairaman ti sibubukel nga Abra iti coverage ti Cash Relief (CARE) Program ti…READ MORE
Dapil is derived from the word “Panagdapil”, the traditional method of extracting juice from sugarcane. Sugarcane is one of Abra’s main agricultural products. “Basi” or wine, vinegar, molasses, and muscovado are some of the by-products of sugarcane. Dapil Festival 2018 is a four-day celebration of the culture and tradition of the people of… Read more »READ MORE
Exams for the Special Program for Employment of Students (SPES) were conducted at the Public Employment Service Office (PESO) Office yesterday, February 19. This is in accordance to the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) Department Order No. 175, s.2017 which is known as the Special Program for Employment of Students Implementing Rules and… Read more »READ MORE
The Municipality of Tineg is the largest municipality in Abra with a total land area of 83,223 hectares or 20% of Abra’s aggregate land area. Located at the northernmost part of Abra, Tineg has 10 barangays namely Alaoa, Anayan, Apao, Belaat, Caganayan, Cogon, Lanec, Lapat-Balantay, Naglibacan, and Poblacion (Agsimao) and has a population of 5,097… Read more »READ MORE
Nineteen centenarians from the different municipalities of the province receive a P100,000-gift assistance each from the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) at the Capitol Atrium. Abra’s centenarians include Zenaida B. Pichay, Angela A. Belandres, Concepcion T. Adona, Teresa B. Valea, Irene B. Bono, Jaime P. Tubban, Kadangyaw Pasudag, Langgumay J. Sapongen, Manuel Balani,… Read more »READ MORE
John Mars Pasudag or Zorro to his friends is a Grade 12 student from Kapitan National High School of Daguioman. This is his 3rd CARAA meet and this year he garnered the most number of medals for Abra’s Athletics Team. Zorro won 2 golds both for individual pole volt and 400 hurdles, and 3 silvers… Read more »READ MORE
Athletes during the #CARAA2018 chose to compete barefoot. The barefoot athletes included Abra Stallions Athletics Izzy Tuazon, Trisha Mae Gaban, Lea Venus Blaza, Ariane Faye Mapa-os, Princhel Joy Oca, Flora Mae Allita, and Mark Johnsel Megallon. The PGA through Gov. Joy Bernos provided Asics shoes for the Abreño Athletics athletes earlier this month. Unfortunately… Read more »READ MORE
Abra is a landlocked province on the Western side of the massive Cordillera in the Northern Luzon.
Its a deep valleys and sloping hills are enclosed by the rugged mountaines, except in the Western portion where the Abra River flows towards the coastal plains of Ilocos Sur.