Tanza

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Municipality of Tanza (Filipino: Bayan ng Tanza)(formerly known as Sta. Cruz de Malabon) is a 1st class municipality in the province of Cavite, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 206,178 people in a land area of 78.24 square kilometers.

Tanza was the place were Emilio Aguinaldo took oath as the first president of the revolutionary government of the Philippines. It is also the home town of Felipe G. Calderon, the man who drafted the first Philippine constitution.

With the continuous expansion of Metro Manila, the municipality is now included in Manila built up area which reaches Lipa City in its southernmost part.

North - Manila Bay Northeast - Municipality of Rosario East - Municipality of General Trias West - Municipality of Naic South - Trece Martires City

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  • Tanza, Cavite police chief relieved from post over journalist killing
    The chief of police in Tanza town in Cavite has been sacked after being implicated in the killing of a journalist in Bacoor last week. Read more on this news related to 'Tanza'
  • Dying reporter tags Tanza town cop chief
    Before she died from her gunshot wounds, journalist Rubylita Garcia said she thought Supt. Conrado Villanueva, the police chief of Tanza town, could have ordered the attack on her in her house on Sunday morning, her son said on Monday. Read more on this news related to 'Tanza'
  • Cavite Convent now a museum
    Cruz Convent has become an attraction, especially now that the edifice had been renovated and transformed into a museum. Cruz Convent, also called the Convent of Tanza, is a two-story auxiliary  building of the centuries-old municipal parish church in Barangay Poblacion I. The Convent was the site where Gen. Emilio F. Aguinaldo, Gen. Mariano Trias, Gen. Artemio R Read more on this news related to 'Tanza'

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