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Armm aggie secretary confirmed

COTABATO City — Alexander G. Alonto, Jr was finally confirmed as regional secretary after going through deliberation before the members of the Regional Legislative Assembly of the Autonomous Region of Muslim Mindanao (Armm) Committee on Agriculture and Food, recently. The Committee chaired by Ahmad Ali S. Ismael and co-chaired by ...

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Unification body meets to resolve clan conflicts

Cotabato City — The Regional Reconciliation and Unification Commission of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (RRUC-Armm) held a three-day conference on ‘rido’ settlement. The event aims at generating insights and recommendations from different actors that could help resolve rido-related problems in the region. The conference, held here, started on ...

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Cotabato city bans sale of firecrackers

By TENG LAUBAN DATU, Cotabato City Bureau Chief COTABATO City — City government supports the Duterte administration’s proposal to ban the sale of firecrackers nationwide. Executive Secretary to the City Mayor Boy Rasalan said the city government has been prohibiting the sale of firecrackers for a long time in the ...

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Armm officials to intensify anti-poverty drive

By TENG DATU, Cotabato City Bureau Chief Cotabato City  – Officials of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (Armm) met last week to intensify the region’s anti-poverty drive aimed at uplifting the lives of poor families who are mostly living in impoverished communities. “The best way to combat poverty in ...

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Cotabato city joins in coastal clean-up day

COTABATO City — Dozens of city government officials and employees, barangay officials, and other line agencies headed to the Barangay Kalanganan II of this city to join in the simultaneous conduct of the International Coastal Clean Up Day. Following the directive from the Department of Interior and Local Government, each ...

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Armm remains committed to special emergency education recovery program

By Teng Datu, Cotabato Bureau Chief Cotabato City  – The Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (Armm) through its flagship initiative Humanitarian and Development Action Program (Armm-HDAP) remains committed in the implementation of special emergency education recovery program (SEERP) in 31 conflict-affected schools in Maguindanao. Hadja Bai Taya Aplal, Director II ...

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Village alderman shot dead

By TENG LAUBAN DATU Cotabato City Bureau Chief COTABATO City — Barangay councilor was shot dead yesterday at around 11:00 am along Bonifacio Street, this city Police identified the victim as Masdal Abu, a resident and an incumbent councilor of Barangay Mother Bagua. Initial investigation revealed that the victim parked ...

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Armm commemorates 1976 Moro Gulf earthquake, tsunami

By Teng Datu, Cotabato City Bureau Chief Cotabato City — As the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (Armm) commemorates the 40th year of the 1976 Moro Gulf Earthquake and Tsunami, the region’s Office of Civil Defense (OCD-Armm) conducted a multi-hazard simulation drill last week at the Awang Airport in Datu ...

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Armm provides aid to conflict affected communities

By Teng Datu, Cotabato City Bureau Chief Cotabato City  – The Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (Armm) conducted simultaneous medical and relief operations in three municipalities affected by the ongoing military operation against members of the Abu Sayyaf Group in Basilan province. Armm Governor Mujiv Hataman led the delivery of ...

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Sulu mayors sign agreement for anti-poverty program

By Teng Datu, Cotabato City Bureau Chief Cotabato City — Officials of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Minda-nao (Armm) and local chief executives of three pilot municipalities in Sulu have signed a Memorandum of Agreement for the implementation of the ‘Apat Dapat’ program, an anti-poverty initiative that will focus on ...

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