ZAMBOANGA CITY: Communist rebels killed a government militia and wounded his wife and nephew in an ambush in the southern Philippines, officials said on Friday. The ambushers killed Eddie Toda, who was assigned to the 6th Agusan del Norte CAFGU Active Auxiliary, and wounded Susan Toda and Giovanni Balbosina. Maj. Christian Uy, a spokesman for the 4th Infantry Division, said the militiaman died from multiple gunshot wounds in the body. Uy said the trio was travelling on a motorcycle when New People’s Army rebels attacked them in the village of San Mateo in Butuan City late Wednesday. Uy said the rebels fled after the ambush.