Monday Sep, 23 2019 09:52:41 PM


Muslim local execs support Duterte's peace efforts

COTABATO CITY --- With all six governors in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao supporting President Rodrigo Duterte’s inclusivity policy” in addressing the Moro problem, how can he ever fail?

Anak Mindanao congressional rep wins international public award

COTABATO CITY -- Bangsamoro women were elated with the Asia HRD Award Anak Mindanao Party-list Rep.

MILF, MNLF sure of better peace process under Duterte

COTABATO CITY -- The now converged Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) and Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) on Tuesday promised to reciprocate the commitment of President Rodrigo Duterte to the southern peace process.Duterte underscored his administration's desire to put a negotiated closure to the now 45-year Mindanao secessionist conflict in his state of the nation address (SONA) on Monday.Efforts to address the Moro issue have been a drawn-out initiative, spanning six Philippine presidents since the crafting of the December 23, 1976 Tripoli Agreement” in Libya by MNLF founder Nur

Peaceful days in Moro areas seen with Mindanao execs in Malacañang

COTABATO CITY --- Maguindanao Gov. Esmael Mangudadatu see peaceful days” ahead for Moro sectors now that four agencies helping in the southern peace process are led by officials from Mindanao.

Maguindanao LGUs want renewable energy power plants in their towns

BULUAN, Maguindanao— Local officials in the first district of Maguindanao want to harness sources of renewable energy in their towns after the launching of a biomass power plant in Buluan town by President Rodrigo Duterte last Friday.
Maguindanao first district Rep. Sandra Sema on Sunday said she would enlist the help of experts to do feasibility studies on the viability of putting up mini-hydroelectric plants in the municipalities of Datu Odin Sinsuat, Datu Blah Sinsuat and North Upi.

Duterte eyes oil palm plantation as livelihood, source of energy

BULUAN, Maguindanao -– President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday quipped the communist in Davao region for refusing to allow oil palm plantation to invade Davao City when he was still the city mayor.
Speaking here after inaugurating the first oil palm biomass 4.5 megawatt power plant, Duterte said he envied Maguindanao leaders for pushing for palm oil plantation and providing livelihood to farmers.

ARMM celebrates national disability prevention, rehab week

COTABATO CITY– The Regional Human Rights Commission in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (RHRC-ARMM) marked the celebration of the 38thNational Disability Prevention and Rehabilitation Week on Thursday, July 21.Atty. Abdulnasser Badrudin, RHRC-ARMM chairperson, said the program was primarily aimed at raising better awareness of the rights of persons with disability (PWDs). We are showing our deepest concern to PWDs being one of the most vulnerable sectors of society,” Badrudin said.

Thousands benefit from HEART Basilan relief mission

COTABATO CITY -- More than a thousand conflict-stricken Yakan families benefitted from a relief mission in Tipo-Tipo town in Basilan by the Humanitarian Emergency Assistance and Response Team (HEART) on Wednesday.The HEART, an emergency outfit of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, is operating under the office of ARMM Gov. Mujiv Hataman. The relief mission in Tipo-Tipo was jointly led by Hataman and his spouse, Anak Mindanao Party-list Rep.

ARMM engineers hone skills in handling of infra funds

COTABATO CITY --- Finance personnel of district engineering offices in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao just underwent a refresher study” on state accounting modalities to ensure efficiency in handling of more projects in the next 34 months.

Marawi City cops arrest 8 in illegal drug buy bust

CAMP SK PENDATUN, Maguidnanao -- Eight persons were arrested in a mid-day anti-illegal drug buy bust operations in Marawi City Monday, police said today. Senior Supt. Rustom Duran, Lanao del Sur police provincial director, in his report to Chief Supt. Agripino Javier, acting police regional director in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (PNP-ARMM), said the buy bust operation also resulted in the recovery of two motorcycles and more than Php50,000 cash believed to be drug money.



Barangay chairman, companion dead in Kabacan shooting incident

NORTH COTABATO --- Two were killed, one of them a barangay chairman, while two others were wounded in an attack in Kabacan town in this...

Look: Cops haul fish and marine products sold outside Kalamansig town market

KALAMANSIG, Sultan Kudarat - Police authorities here on Sunday hauled containers and fish peddled by fish vendors beside the highway as...

2 MILF members detained for illegal gun possession

MAGUINDANAO --- Two members of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front were arrested Saturday for unauthorized carrying of firearms....

Top ASG member, 2 others yield to gov’t forces

ZAMBOANGA CITY - The WestMinCom’s campaign against violent extremism reaps good results as more terrorists yield to the government forces...

Though our Lord Jesus Christ was rich, he became poor

Reading 1AM 8:4-7

Hear this, you who trample upon the needy
and destroy the poor of the land!
“When will the new moon be over...