Tipo-tipo is a third class municipality in the province of Basilan, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 16,978 people.
In 2006, the municipalities of Al-Barka and Ungkaya Pukan were created from Tipo-Tipo, reducing its number of barangays from 39 to 11.
Tipo-Tipo was the site of the 2007 Basilan beheading incident where Islamic rebels beheaded 14 Philippine Marines.
Tipo-tipo is politically subdivided into 11 barangays.
- Tipo-tipo Proper (Pob.)
|Population census of Tipo-Tipo
|Source: National Statistics Office
ABS CBN News
Sun, 02 Aug 2015 03:41:15 -0700
BASILAN -- One soldier was reportedly killed in an explosion that occurred in the vicinity of Barangay Lagayas, Tipo-Tipo, Basilan Sunday morning. According to a report sent to ABS-CBN News, troops from the 64th Infantry Battalion were conducting road ...
Tue, 16 Jun 2015 00:24:56 -0700
A SOLDIER was killed while eight others were wounded when a roadside bomb exploded Tuesday in Sitio Bulak-Peyat in Tipo-Tipo, Basilan. Lieutenant Colonel Paolo Perez, commander of the 18th Infantry Battalion, said the explosion happened around ...
Tue, 18 Feb 2014 04:22:30 -0800
FOUR fishermen were killed while another was wounded in an ambush in the hinterlands of Basilan province, the police reported Tuesday. The incident happened around 3:15 p.m. Monday in Barangay Bohelebbung, Tipo-Tipo town. Senior Police Officer 1 ...
Thu, 16 Jul 2015 00:30:00 -0700
COTABATO CITY - Autonomous Region of Muslim Mindanao Governor Mujiv Hataman said on Thursday that an improvised explosive device (IED) that went off in Tipo Tipo, Basilan a day earlier may not have been meant for him, attributing the incident to ...
Tue, 11 Nov 2014 05:20:05 -0800
... Mindanao Command (Westmincom) spearheaded by the combined elements of 104th Brigade conducted a deliberate attack against Abu Sayyaf Group under Furuji Indama and his IED (Improvised Explosive Device) factory at Tipo-Tipo, Basilan Province," ...
Fri, 11 Apr 2014 09:01:57 -0700
ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines – Twenty soldiers were wounded and three terrorists killed when troops attacked an Abu Sayyaf band trying to extort money from the contractor of a key road project in a remote barangay in Tipo-Tipo, Basilan yesterday.
Wed, 05 Mar 2014 00:38:52 -0800
The 10-year-old boy was gunned down as he came out of a Muslim religious school in Tipo-tipo, Basilan, Monday night, some eight months after being rescued from Abu Sayyaf terrorists, who had taken they boy in and trained him to be one of them after he ...
Tue, 16 Jun 2015 00:07:30 -0700
MANILA, Philippines – Isang sundalo ang nasawi, habang walo ang sugatan matapos sumabog ang isang improvised explosive device sa Tipo-Tipo Basilan ngayong Martes. Ayon kay Lt. Col. Jose Paolo Perez, pinuno ng 18th Infantry Battalion, sakay ng ...
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