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Sunday, November 19, 2017
Authors Posts by Lean Daval Jr.

Lean Daval Jr.

IN THE INTERIM. A worker peeks through a triangular shaped hole of a tarpaulin to watch pedestrians from the sixth floor of a building which is undergoing rehabilitation along Damaso Suazo corner R. Magsaysay Avenue in Davao City on Wednesday. LEAN DAVAL JR.

In the interim

NEW BOOK. Local artist Vic Secuya launches his fourth book entitled ‘Art Insights’ of 60 essays of art and life during this week’s edition of Wednesdays @ Habi at Kape at Abreeza Mall. The book will be available in selected coffee shops in Davao City. LEAN DAVAL JR.

New book

OPENER.An ethnic dancer performs tribal dances in front of miniature flags of participating countries printed on a tarpaulin during the opening of Cocolink: 2nd International Coconut Conference at SMX Convention Center in Lanang, Davao City on Tuesday. LEAN DAVAL JR.


CURTAIN-RAISER. Philippine Coconut Authority (PCA) administrator Romulo dela Rosa (3rd from right), ACDI/VOCA chief of party Thelonious Trimmell (rightmost), Davao Region Coconut Industry Cluster, Inc. (DRCICI) chair Bonifacio Fernandez (2nd from left) and Councilor Conde Baluran representing Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio lead the cutting of the ribbon during the opening of the two-day Cocolink: 2nd International Coconut Conference at SMX Convention Center in Lanang, Davao City on Tuesday. LEAN DAVAL JR.


CHURCH VIEWPOINT. Incoming Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) president Davao Archbishop Romulo Valles gestures as he interacts with members of local media during a news conference in this undated photo. Valles said during a mass last Sunday that drug-related killings are terrible but urged the public to inspire the police and remind them to adhere to the rule of law instead of just condemning them. LEAN DAVAL JR.

Church viewpoint

OPEN FOR BUSINESS. John Cañete displays a huge traditional Filipino Christmas lantern which he sells for P750 each inside a makeshift store along Tionko Avenue in Davao City on Monday. Sales of lanterns and other decors are starting to pick up as Christmas Day is fast approaching. LEAN DAVAL JR.

Open for business

NOVEL ADVOCACY.Organic farming advocate Maxey Atog (right) and JoselitoTabora of the City Agriculturist Office share the many benefits of organic agriculture and the consumption of organically grown farm produce during the KapehansaDabaw at the Annex of SM City Davao on Monday. Atog and Tabora also announced the scheduled activities for the Organic Agriculture Month. LEAN DAVAL JR.

Novel advocacy

DESERVING. Scarevengers 2017 photo contest winner Rudolp Alama (2nd from right) receives his prizes from Randy Dominguez (leftmost), communications manager for Visayas and Mindanao of San Miguel Pure Foods Company (SMPFC), SM City Davao public relations manager Precious Ann Legario (2nd from left), veteran photo journalist and presidential photographer Rene Lumawag (3rd from left) and Prix Banzon of Philippine News Agency (PNA) during the awarding ceremony held at the Annex of SM City Davao on Monday. LEAN DAVAL JR.


DISCLAIMER.Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio is being mobbed by councilors from the different cities and municipalities around the country who wanted to have a selfie with her during a gathering in Davao City in this undated photo. The popular mayor however issued a statement this week that she is not interested to run for president. LEAN DAVAL JR.



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