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Hataman: All Armm governors back Roxas

COTABATO CITY — Governor Mujiv Hataman of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (Arm m) said Wednesday all the provincial governors of the region are backing the presidential bid of Manuel “Mar” Roxas. Hataman is the Liberal Party (LP) chair for the ARMM which is composed of the provinces of …

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Mayor to challenge Dimaporos next year

By Frank Dosdos Jr. and Sita Asequ, Correspondents LANAO del Norte––The mayor of PantaoRagat town on Tuesday announced she would run for governor in what  administration Liberal Party leaders in the province said would be an effort to loosen the Dimaporo family’s grip over Lanao del Norte politics. PantaoRagat Mayor …

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Gov. Mangudadatu settles warring groups in Sulkud

By ROSE MUNEZA Bureau Chief ISULAN, Sultan Kudarat—Gov. Datu Suharto T. Mangudadatu,  local government officials of Lambayong, PNP,  together with the religious group  and those involved in a feud sat down in a peaceful and truthful solution of their decades feud last August  04, 2015. The Adzal and Nabe family …

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Mangudadatu vows all-out support for Mar Roxas

COTABATO CITY — Maguindanao Gov. Esmael Toto Mangudadatu has declared his all-out support for the presidential bid of Interior and Local Government Sec. Manuel Roxas II in next year’s presidential elections. “I am a party man, I subscribes to the rules of the Liberal Party, I and the entire Maguindanao …

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Former village chair shot dead in Cotabato City

By TENG L. DATU Bureau Chief COTABATO City—An ex-village chair here in the city was shot dead along Sinsuat Avenue in front of Cotabato City National High School at around 5:00 pm the other day. Police identified the victim as certain Anwar Lucas former barangay chair of Rosary Height this …

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Scholars, parents laud Armm education assistance program

COTABATO City– Parents and students in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) on Monday lauded the ARMM leadership for a special project that benefited poor but deserving students in the region. “We are very thankful to the ARMM government since this scholarship program helped us a lot, especially to …

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Norcot farmers get goats as livelihood assistance

MAKILALA, North Cotabato– Farmers in this upland town got free 50 goats courtesy of the provincial government of North Cotabato, officials announced Monday. The animal dispersal program was led by Provincial Veterinarian Dr.RufinoSorupia and Provincial Board Member Noel Baynosa. Sorupia said goat meats are in demand in South East Asia …

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Maguindanao youths join disaster resiliency camp

COTABATO City– Hundreds of students in elementary, high school and colleges in Maguindanao’s 36 towns have participated in the first ever WEmboree Friday, officials said today. Engr. AminaDalandag, Maguindanao interior and local government director, said the WEmboree aims to instill unity and teamwork in any community activity among the youth …

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ITCZ triggers rains, floods in low-lying areas in Norcot

COTABATO City– The torrential rains that hit North Cotabato spawned by inter-tropical convergence zone (ITCZ) affecting Mindanao have submerged low-lying villages in the town of Tulunan and M’lang, disaster officials said Friday. A heavy downpour occurred the other day in North Cotabato, a day after three hours of continuous rain …

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