On the issue of Aparri fisherfolk losing their source of livelihood, Say said POEI would be ready to employ them during the declogging operations at the mouth of the river.
The provincial government signed the memorandum of agreement with POEI for the project last June.
The Bureau said the DPWH should issue a cease and desist order against the POEI pending issuance of an approved dredging permit.
Recently, the Cagayan provincial board already called on President Rodrigo Duterte to intervene on the dredging at the mouth of the Cagayan River that reportedly involves illegal extraction of black sand, or magnetite, an ore of iron used in steel production by POEI.
The provincial government entered into a memorandum of agreement with POEI
for the dredging project in Aparri town in June.
Happy birthday, Senator PoeI
wish you the best of everything, Binay said, when reporters reminded him that it was Poe's birthday.