25 complete ‘bread and pastry’ training with NC II in Basilan

BASILAN Twenty-five students in Barangay Calugusan of the municipality of Lantawan here graduated on Wednesday from an 18-day training on Bread and Pastry Production, with NCII certificate, conducted by Technical Education and Skills Development Authority in Basilan (TESDA-Basilan). The Bread and Pastry Production training is a technical-vocational program of TESDA that develops the skills of… Read More 25 complete ‘bread and pastry’ training with NC II in Basilan

Stranded MSU students return home to Mindanao islands

MARAWI CITY, Lanao del Sur: Stranded students of Mindanao State University (MSU) are returning home on Saturday to Sulu, Tawi-Tawi, Basilan, and Zamboanga del Sur, a university official said. Aliah Pacalna Cali-Pascan, an official from the Office of the System President, said in her FB account six of the 30 stranded students are from MSU… Read More Stranded MSU students return home to Mindanao islands

Bangsamoro Young Leaders-Basilan wins big in national tilt

Cotabato City (February 23, 2018) – “It is not about competition and recognition, but about learning and meeting new people who share the same passion in serving our respective communities,” Abul Maralil said after Bangsamoro Young Leaders-Basilan (BYL-Basilan) was awarded as one of this year’s Ten Accomplished Youth Organizations (TAYO), following a rigorous application and… Read More Bangsamoro Young Leaders-Basilan wins big in national tilt

ARMM brings People’s Day to Basilan

Since February 2015, the ARMM has brought free services closer to the public Al-Barka, Basilan (March 27, 2017) – Since February 2015, the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) has brought free services closer to the public through People’s Day, a monthly activity. On Monday, March 27, the regional government went to Basilan province’s Al-Barka… Read More ARMM brings People’s Day to Basilan

ARMM to turn over Lamitan City port expansion project on Friday

Cotabato City (January 5, 2017) – The Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) will turn over the newly completed Lamitan City expanded port worth P150 million on Friday, January 6.Engr. Soler Undug, Basilan district engineer, said the port expansion – involving 80-meter long and 20-meter wide pier – would be able to accommodate more vessels,… Read More ARMM to turn over Lamitan City port expansion project on Friday

18 Abu Sayyaf bandits killed as AFP continues offensive

CAMP NAVARRO, Zamboanga City, July 11 (PNA) –- The Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) has suffered 18 dead and nine wounded members as the government forces continue to pound them with artillery and air strike in the hinterlands of Basilan province, a military official announced Monday.Maj. Filemon Tan Jr., Western Mindanao Command (Westmincom) spokesperson, said the… Read More 18 Abu Sayyaf bandits killed as AFP continues offensive