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
The hardworking Abreño farmers showcased their agricultural produce during the Abrenian #KawayanFestival2018 Farmers’ Day. The contributions of the farmers to the Province were further recognized at the Awards Night during the Abrenian #KawayanFestival2018 on March 9, 2018. The best farmers were chosen based on the following criteria: 1) 15% for the Farmer, 2) 25%… Read more »READ MORE
Sixty competitors from Calaba, Mudeng, La Paz, and San Quintin joined the Karerakit during the annual Kawayan Festival on March 6, 2018. Karerakit has two categories: the Singles Rakit for five-meters long rafts and the Doubles Rakit for six-meter long rafts. Karerakit or bamboo raft race is a competition which recognizes the importance of… Read more »READ MORE
The “Barangay nga Alisto, Napudno, Natalna addaan Urnos ken Anep a Rumang-ay” (BANNUAR) Awards is a program by the Department of Interior and Local Government and the Provincial Government of Abra recognizing the critical role of the barangay as a basic political unit enhancing the societal well-being. Barangays are assessed based on these criteria:… Read more »READ MORE
Ms. Shirley Claver and Mr. Theodore Solang from the National Household Targeting Section conducted the screening of applicants for validators and administrative aides. Those hired will be assigned in the different municipalities of Abra who will validate 6164 households in the province. The screening is in preparation for the validation of potential beneficiaries… Read more »READ MORE
The Iloko-Tingguian Cultural Festival showcases the rich culture, traditions, and heritage of the Abreños. It also features the talent and creativity of the Abreños with the display of the Iloko and Tingguian customs during the event. This event is a reminder to Abreños of their colorful heritage and history.READ MORE
The Provincial Government of Abra recognizes the bravery and service of Philippine Army (PA) personnel. The following are the newly promoted officers of the PA: Capt. Ric Ivan C. Joven, 1LT Marion Jose C. Intong, 1LT Melanie V. Mercado, and 1LT Franklin Jess A. Boquiren. The Wounded Personnel Medals were awarded to Pvt.… 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.