Camp Col. Romeo Abendan, Zamboanga City – One of the most awaited holiday is Christmas. Police Regional Office 9 officially opens the yuletide season with the simultaneous lighting of the Christmas Tree and Lanterns on December 2, 2019. This year, PRO9 advocates an eco-friendly celebration to help save Mother Earth. A total of 19 entries of lanterns were submitted, which were made by the personnel themselves from different divisions made from recyclable and compostable materials.
The highlight of the event was the human formation of 500 personnel of Pascua 2019 star in the parade grounds of Camp Abendan and the fireworks display.
PBGen. Froilan F. Quidilla said in his message PNP serves as a shining light of hope to the people they serve. He also added that the personnel should fulfill its mandate to the people and maintain the peace and order during the season.