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
On the first day of the 2018 Abra Provincial Athletic Association Meet, two Cordillera Administrative Region Athletic Association (CARAA) long jump players faced off for the gold to have a chance to represent the province in the next CARAA Meet. Sunshine Awingan from Unit 12 and Angelique Bacarisa from Unit 1 were both players of the… Read more »READ MORE
During the first-Monday flag raising ceremony at the Capitol grounds on November 5, 2018, Local Health Insurance Officer Leonora A. Sobrevilla of PhilHealth-Abra updated her fellow public servants on total of population covered PhilHealth in the province. According to Sobrevilla of PhilHealth-Abra, there are 2,308 families enrolled and were able to avail benefits from… Read more »READ MORE
During the conduct of the nationwide simultaneous earthquake drill on October 5, 2018, Luba Central School displayed creativity by using coconut husks as headgear. Instead of covering the students’ heads with bags during the drill, they used coconuts. According to Division Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Coordinator Jun Florencio Rifareal Jr, he introduced the… Read more »READ MORE
On behalf of Provincial Officer Genesis Quiblado of the National Commission on Indigenous Peoples- Abra, Administrative Officer IV (NCIP-Abra) Juliet Quinto presented updates on the existing programs and recently concluded activities of the department. In her report, the Educational Assistance Program had 78 existing grantees and 100 new grantees of the department’s program. Quinto also… Read more »READ MORE
With the support of the Provincial Government of Abra under the leadership of Governor Maria Jocelyn Valera Bernos, the recently concluded Miss Millennial Philippines 2018 of Eat Bulaga on October 27, 2018, has put Abra on the spotlight again. Eat Bulaga’s Miss Millennial Philippines 2018 Second Runner Up – Miss Abra Chanel Villamor Corpuz proudly… Read more »READ MORE
NCIP-Abra successfully conducted the First Indigenous Peoples Mandatory Representative Summit in the Province
The National Commission on Indigenous Peoples-Abra, headed by Provincial Indigenous Peoples Mandatory Representative (IPMR) Romero Daoaten, conducted the first IPMRs Summit in the province in celebration of the 21st IP Month yesterday, October 24,2018. The summit which was attended by IPMRs, tackled issues concerning the welfare of the IP community in the province. According to… 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.