Ebrahim: Let us promote Islamization of governance

By ROCAYA SUMNDAD OTICAL March 24, 2019 COTABATO CITY: To observe consultative and collective leadership in the Bangsamoro region, Al Hajj Murad Ebrahim, interim chief minister of the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) promotes “Islamization of governance.” During the assembly in the villages of Gambar and Pagalugan in Kabuntalan, Maguindanao, Ebrahim noted that… Read More Ebrahim: Let us promote Islamization of governance

Empowering the youth through the Bangsamoro Youth Development Agenda

By BPI-ARMM February 1, 2019 COTABATO CITY: The Office of the Bangsamoro Youth Affairs (OBYA) of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) has completed the region’s very first document that identifies key issues and problems affecting the youth sector. The document also offers recommendations on how to resolve those challenges. “We are happy and… Read More Empowering the youth through the Bangsamoro Youth Development Agenda

Hataman, Murad and Galvez meet for a smooth Bangsamoro transition

BUREAU OF PUBLIC INFORMATION-ARMM January 31, 2019 COTABATO CITY: On Wednesday morning, January 30, ARMM Governor Mujiv Hataman, MILF Chairman Al Hajj Murad Ebrahim, and Office on Presidential Adviser on Peace Process (OPAPP) Secretary Gen. Carlito Galvez Jr. gathered together in an important meeting to discuss the ARMM’s transition to a new Bangsamoro government. In his official… Read More Hataman, Murad and Galvez meet for a smooth Bangsamoro transition

Hataman says ARMM’s budget may be realigned to fund BOL plebiscite in January if funding is unavailable

ARMM Gov. Mujiv Hataman Cotabato City (September 23, 2018) – The leadership of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) is suggesting that a fraction of the regional government’s budget for 2019 be realigned for the Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL) plebiscite scheduled on January next year in case funding for the referendum does not come… Read More Hataman says ARMM’s budget may be realigned to fund BOL plebiscite in January if funding is unavailable

ARMM hires 6000 Teachers under Hataman administration

ROCAYA SUMNDAD OTICAL July 10, 2018 ARMM Governor Hataman in an old file. BPI-ARMM COTABATO CITY: About 6,000 public school teachers have been hired since Governor Mujiv Hataman of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) took his seat in the regional government in December 2011. The ARMM regional government invested heavily in providing quality… Read More ARMM hires 6000 Teachers under Hataman administration

ARMM’s GRDP growth rate hits record-high 7.3% in 2017

BPI-ARMM | April 26, 2018 The Office of the Regional Governor of ARMM. File Photo COTABATO CITY: The Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao’s gross regional domestic product growth rate peaked at 7.3% in 2017 from a dismal 0.4% in 2016 – the highest economic growth rate in the region’s history, and surpassing the national economic… Read More ARMM’s GRDP growth rate hits record-high 7.3% in 2017

Nat’l gov’t backs ARMM’s reintegration program for former ASG members

ROCAYA SUMNDAD OTICAL Marawi City, Lanao del Sur March 26, 2017 The Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) government’s reintegration program for Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) returnees has received a positive message of support from National Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana. Sec. Lorenzana said the ARMM’s reintegration program will be supported by the national government. The… Read More Nat’l gov’t backs ARMM’s reintegration program for former ASG members

ARMM youth agency holds two-day peace camp in Corregidor

Corregidor Island, Cavite (March 20, 2018) – Over 30 Moro youth leaders gathered on this island for the Moro Youth Peace Camp organized by the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao’s (ARMM) Office on Bangsamoro Youth Affairs (OBYA) on March 17-18.  The youth camp is in line with the commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the… Read More ARMM youth agency holds two-day peace camp in Corregidor

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