Melody Joy J Cosep

Melody Joy J. Cosep is a Juris Doctor who obtained her Bachelor of Laws (LLB/JD) degree at the Mindanao State University College of Law. Her pre-law degree is Bachelor of Arts in English Major in Literature and Linguistics. She currently works as a full-time staff writer at the Provincial Governor's Office - Information and Communication Division, Provincial Government of South Cotabato, and a part-time legal researcher at the House of Representatives - 18th Congress of the Philippines.

COVID-19 Cases in SoCot Remain Manageable

Koronadal City, South Cotabato – Governor Reynaldo S. Tamayo, Jr, on November 16, 2020, expressed his appreciation and gratitude to all the offices and departments under the Provincial Government of South Cotabato (PGSC) for supporting him with the realignment of their respective budgets in order to subsidize the expenses for the COVID-19 efforts of the …

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Gov Tamayo Debunks Lockdown Rumors

Koronadal City, South Cotabato – Governor Reynaldo S. Tamayo, Jr debunked the false claims and circulating rumors that he will declare a total lockdown in the Province of South Cotabato on December 23 and 24, in preparation for the Christmas celebration. In a radio interview on December 21, 2020, the governor stated he already issued …

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Gov Tamayo Requests SP to Authorize Supplemental Budget, Hazard Pay

Koronadal City, South Cotabato – Governor Reynaldo S. Tamayo Jr requested the honorable members of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan of South Cotabato to authorize the CY 2020 General Fund Supplemental Budget No. 4 in the amount of P26,147,268.84. In a letter dated December 17, 2020, the governor submitted for authorization the proposed supplemental budget to grant …

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Capitol Lights Continue to Gleam Despite Pandemic

Koronadal City, South Cotabato – The Provincial Government of South Cotabato continued to decorate and adorn the provincial capitol with Christmas lights and decorations surrounding its building and compound despite the COVID-19 pandemic. This year, however, in order to avoid mass gatherings, no formal program for the annual ceremonial lighting was conducted, and only persons …

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Gov Tamayo Provides Assistance to Stabbing Victim

Koronadal City, South Cotabato – Governor Reynaldo S. Tamayo, Jr. provided medical and financial assistance to a 19-year-old victim of attempted rape and seventeen (17) stab wounds. The victim is a resident of Brgy. Poblacion, Polomolok, South Cotabato, who was sleeping alone when a male suspect broke in and forcefully entered their house. She was …

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Davao de Oro Gov Uy Grateful to Gov Tamayo

Koronadal City, South Cotabato – Governor Jayvee Tyron L. Uy of the Province of Davao de Oro expressed his utmost gratitude to South Cotabato Governor Reynaldo S. Tamayo, Jr for his generosity in sharing the COVID-19 Contact Tracing System (CCTS) for free. In a letter dated November 23, 2020, Governor Uy said that the system …

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Philhealth R12 Addresses Issues on COVID-19 Claims

Koronadal City, South Cotabato – The Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) Region XII Office, represented by its acting Regional Vice President Dr. Hector Leonardo P. Malate, MD, formally addressed the issues and concerns related to COVID-19 claims in the SOCCSKSARGEN region on November 10, 2020 at the Provincial Capitol of South Cotabato. Malate stated that …

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SoCot Implements Filariasis, Malaria Prevention Activities

Koronadal City, South Cotabato – The Provincial Government of South Cotabato, through its Integrated Provincial Health Office (IPHO), has been actively implementing activities and interventions to prevent malaria and filariasis cases in the province. In celebration of the Filariasis and Malaria Awareness Month in November, the Provincial Information Office (PIO) held a Kapihan sa Kapitolyo …

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Universal Health Care Programs in SoCot Kick Off

Koronadal City, South Cotabato – The Integrated Provincial Health Office (IPHO) of South Cotabato headed by Dr. Rogelio B. Aturdido Jr. has already started with its implementation of the Universal Health Care (UHC) in the province. Dr. Alah Baby Vingno, MD, Assistant Provincial Health Officer and South Cotabato Provincial Hospital Chief Dr. Conrado Brana, Jr., …

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Former Rebels Receive Starter Kits, Financial Assistance

Koronadal City, South Cotabato – The Provincial Government of South Cotabato under the leadership of Governor Reynaldo S. Tamayo, Jr., in partnership with the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) South Cotabato, and Umani Cabal Farm, Inc. conducted the awarding of starter kits and financial assistance to forty six (46) former rebels in South …

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