PIA-Abra ‘Radio Peace’ program launched
BANGUED, Abra, (PIA) - - The Philippine Information Agency – Abra Infocen on February 19 a weekly radio program dubbed as PIA-Abra Peace Program over newly established 102.9 Abra Radio Peace FM at Victoria Park, Casamata Hill in this capital town.
The PIA-Abra Peace Radio Program goes on air every from NN. It tackles the various advocacies pushed by PIA as well as programs, projects and activities of national government agencies in the province.
Periodic updates and accomplishments as well as issues and concerns affecting the general public that need response from the local government units (LGUs) are likewise aired during thee radio program.
For its maiden program, Myrna Berras-Bersalona of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) – Cordillera discussed Adoption and Foster Care Program in observance of Adoption Consciousness Week from February 15-23, 2014 with the theme, “Legal na pag-aampon sa lahat ng pagkakataon.”
The 102.9 Abra Radio Peace FM is owned and managed by the provincial government. It is named after the Abra Peace Program flagship program of Governor Eustaquio P. Bersamin. The radio station operates with the use of old structure of the antenna of the defunct Office of Media Affairs of the Ministry of Public Information during the 1970s.(JDP/MTBB- PIA CAR, Abra)