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Barangays of Molave, in the Zamboanga del Sur Province, Philippines
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Molave,
Zamboanga del Sur Province, Philippines

  • Molave has a total of 25 barangays
  • Registered Voters of Molave as of (2010) = 26,534
  • Molave is in the 1st Voting District of Zamboanga del Sur
  • Population of Molave (as of Aug 1, 2007) = 48,215
  • Land Area of Molave (as of 2007, in hectares) = 25,150
  • Molave is a 1st class Municipality and Partially Urban.
  • Molave is in the Zamboanga del Sur province and within Region_IX in the Zamboanga Peninsula.

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Geography of Molave, Zamboanga del Sur, Philippines

Molave Land Area (as of 2007, in hectares)= 25,150

Location of Molave, Zamboanga del Sur, Philippines

History of Molave, Zamboanga del Sur, Philippines

Source: LGU site: www.molave.gov.ph
Article copied verbatim

Molave is the core of the Salug Valley, a rich and fertile river basin in the eastern part of the province comprising the municipalities of Molave, Tambulig, Mahayag, Dumingag and part of Ramon Magsaysay. It is so centrally located, so much so that a town plan was already approved before World War II when it was still a barrio(barangay). It is drained by three rivers, namely:Dipolo, Salug Daku and Salug Diut. It is named after a strong hard and resilient tree abundant in the vast forest lands in the early twenties. Before its creation into a municipality, Molave used to be part of Aurora town. It was then called Salug meaning "floor", possibly because of the abundance of molave trees, so that the wide valley looked like a green floor from above. Because of the fertility of the soil, many were attracted to come and settle down in Molave. It has a total land area of 251.50 square kilometers, with 40,423 inhabitants. Its population is a conglomeration of varied ethnic groups, including cultural communities. It has an annual income of P 33,430,858.00

Molave became a municipality by virtue of Republic Act No. 377, dated June 14, 1949. The creation of Molave was mainly due to the efforts of Assemblyman Juan S. Alano. The first appointed mayor was Hon. Pelagio Blancia. He served from 1949-1951.

Those who succeeded him are the following: Hon. Javier A. Ariosa, 1952-1962; Hon. Daniel Mantos, 1962-1963(by succesion); Hon. Paciano Guillen, 1964-1979; 1982-1986; Hon. Jose M. Geromo, Sr. 1980-1982; 1986-1987; Hon. Vidala M. Geromo, 1988-1992; Hon. Encarnacion O. Blancia, 1992-2001; Hon. Flavio J. Saniel, Jr., 2001 up to present.

The land area of Molave has been greatly diminished since three municipalities have been carved out of it, namely:Dumingag 1957;Tambulig 1958; and Mahayag 1960; and later Josefina in 1977. Its population has likewise been reduced to only 37,677. However, with its vast tracts of ricefields, Molave stands out as the "rice granary in District 1" of Zamboanga del Sur. And because of its strategic location, it is the business center of the eastern towns.

People of Molave, Zamboanga del Sur, Philippines

  • Molave Population (as of Aug 1, 2007 Census) = 48,215
  • Molave Registered Voters (2009 COMELEC) = 26,534

Elected Government Officials of Molave, Zamboanga del Sur, Philippines

The Sangguniang Panlungsod is composed of the City (Municipality) Vice-Mayor as Presiding Officer, regular Sanggunian members (Councilors), the President of the Association of Barangay Captains and the President of the Sangguniang Kabataan.

They shall exercise and perform the legislative powers and duties as provided for under Republic Act No. 7160, otherwise known as the Local Government Code of 1991. Shall consider and conduct thorough study all matters brought to their attention and consequently pass resolutions, enact ordinances and to introduce recommendations.


Elected officials of Molave for the term of 2013-2016
  1. SALINAS, CORNELIO (NPC) NATIONALIST PEOPLES' COALITION 12189 8.27%
  2. AYAM, LITO (NPC) NATIONALIST PEOPLES' COALITION 11939 8.10%
  3. LACUAREN, BERT (NPC) NATIONALIST PEOPLES' COALITION 11388 7.72%
  4. GLEPA, TOR (NPC) NATIONALIST PEOPLES' COALITION 11175 7.58%
  5. YUNTING, TIMOTEO (NPC) NATIONALIST PEOPLES' COALITION 10953 7.43%
  6. GEROMO, VICTOR JOSE (NPC) NATIONALIST PEOPLES' COALITION 10628 7.21%
  7. CAGUAN, JOEMAR (NPC) NATIONALIST PEOPLES' COALITION 9742 6.61%
  8. ENRICUSO, VICCON (NPC) NATIONALIST PEOPLES' COALITION 9427 6.39%

Elected officials of Molave for the term of 2010-2013

Barangay Elected Officials of Molave, Zamboanga del Sur

Businesses in Molave, Zamboanga del Sur, Philippines

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Businesses in Molave
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  • Clinics and Hospitals
  • Pharmacies, Medical Supplies or Drug Stores
  • Convenient Stores, Hardware and Supplies, General Stores
  • Department Stores and Appliance Stores
  • Supermarket, wet (fish, meat & vegetable) market
  • Hotels, Motels, Pension Houses. Boarding houses, and Resorts
  • Repair Shops
  • Restaurants, Carenderias, Coffee Shops in Molave
  • Salons, Beauty Shops and Barber Shops
How to Improve Your Business and Livelihood

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  • UPLiFT stands for Urban Program for Livelihood Finance and Training. - Website
  • DSWD Pro-poor and Livelihood Programs - Website

Real Estate for Sale or lease in Molave, Zamboanga del Sur, Philippines

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Churches, Mosques, or Places of Worship in Molave, Zamboanga del Sur, Philippines

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Schools in Molave, Zamboanga del Sur, Philippines

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Economy of Molave, Zamboanga del Sur, Philippines

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Jobs in Molave Zamboanga del Sur

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Natural Resources of Molave, Zamboanga del Sur, Philippines

Protect the environment

It is sad but true that as of the year 2012 the rivers of the Philippines continue to be the #1 Sewer Systems of the Philippines.

Protect & Save the Rivers. Do not let your sewer drain into the river. Your community can be the first to initiate this project.
Build your riverbank protection with a built-in gutter system. Reforest within Ten Years - Guaranteed!


Let us plant more trees in every barangay in the entire Philippines. It does not make any difference if the barangay is urban, partially urban or rural; we need more trees. Trees will prevent erosion, provide oxygen, prevent green house effect, and even a place of business for the shade tree mechanic.

The Philippines is a tropical country and practically anything will grow. The DENR has the planting trees project that goes on every year. Lots of picture taking for the media. Planting trees one by one is the "human" way of doing it. This individual planting of trees is good if done to "line" the roads and highways with trees or along fences or property divisions, or if you have a plantation.

To reforest the nation of the Philippines we have to plant trees the "mother nature" way. Sow the seeds during the rainy season. Go deep into "bald" forests and plant trees by sowing seeds. If there's not enough volunteers to do this, use the military helicopters to fly over the designated areas and sow the seeds.

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We are using our rivers as our sewer system. If you ask a Filipino, "Are the Filipinos a clean people?" The answer is an automatic, "Yes!". However, the Filipinos are suffering from the same disease or attitude as most people do, and that is the "NIMBY" disease or "NIMBY" attitude. (NIMBY) Not In My Back Yard. So it is OK to dump my garbage and sewer there. Not mine! Someone else will take care of it.

This attitude is killing our rivers. Your great-grandparents, grandparents or parents were once proud to tell the stories of how they enjoyed swimming in the river behind your house or nearby. However, you can't say the same or tell the same stories to your kids or grand kids. Why? Because your generation is killing the river.

Contact:

  • Secretary Ramon J. P. Paje
  • Department of Environment and Natural Resources
  • Visayas Avenue, Diliman, 1100 Quezon City, Philippines
  • +63-2-929-6626
  • osec@denr.gov.ph

We have so much water in the Philippines and yet very little to drink.


Instead of relying too much on Diesel fuel and Coal to generate the majority of Philippine's Electrical energy Supply, we can concentrate more on renewable and sustainable source of energy such as: Hydro Power, Solar Power, and Wind Power. We have too many black outs.

Tourists Attractions of Molave, Zamboanga del Sur, Philippines

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Festivals, Fiestas and Traditions of Molave, Zamboanga del Sur, Philippines

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Your Story about Molave, Zamboanga del Sur, Philippines

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The oldest man or woman in Molave, Zamboanga del Sur, Philippines

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Molave, Zamboanga del Sur, Philippines supports Philippine Cycling

Philippine Cycling is about cycling in the Philippnes. Philippine Cycling helps promote bike races, cycling clubs, bicycle tours, and the development of bicycle trails. Activities are coordinated with bike shops and cycling clubs throughout the Philippines to promote the fun of riding bikes. Philippine Cycling will be coordinating events with tour of Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao. Road biking and mountain bikings will be promoted by Philippine Cycling.
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