PNP, AFP, OPAPP, OCD join BARMM task force vs Covid-19

COTABATO CITY: Bangsamoro Government’s efforts to fight Coronavirus Disease (Covid-19) double as it welcomes new members of the Bangsamoro Inter-Agency Task Force (BIATF) during its meeting on Wednesday. The new members of Bangsamoro IATF are: Police Regional Office-Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (PRO-BARMM), Western Mindanao Command (WestMinCom), Office of the Presidential Adviser on the… Read More PNP, AFP, OPAPP, OCD join BARMM task force vs Covid-19

Maguindanao Gov’t reopens Parang District Hospital for Covid-19 facility

COTABATO CITY: After 24 years of hiatus from service, the Provincial Government of Maguindanao reopened on Tuesday the Parang District Hospital to serve as one of the Covid-19 facilities in the province. Maguindanao Governor Bai Mariam Mangudadatu, who led the opening ceremony on Tuesday, May 12, emphasized the need to prioritize sufficient health services for… Read More Maguindanao Gov’t reopens Parang District Hospital for Covid-19 facility

BARMM education personnel to receive emergency allowance

COTABATO CITY: The Ministry of Basic, Higher and Technical Education of Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (MBHTE-BARMM) will be granting an emergency relief assistance allowance (ERAA) worth Php10,000.00 to each of its teaching and non-teaching personnel from across the Bangsamoro region. The following, who have been in service as of April 1, 2020, shall… Read More BARMM education personnel to receive emergency allowance

BARMM among regions to lift CQ by May 16, says National IATF

COTABATO CITY: The Bangsamoro region—Maguindanao, Lanao del Sur, Basilan, Sulu, Tawi-Tawi, Cotabato City and 63 barangays in North Cotabato—shall no longer be under Community Quarantine (CQ) beginning May 16, 2020, following the issuance of National Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) on Covid-19 Resolution No. 35 on Tuesday, May 11, 2020. BARMM’s Cabinet Secretary and Bangsamoro Inter-Agency… Read More BARMM among regions to lift CQ by May 16, says National IATF

BARMM discloses breakdown of P1.9-billion allocated funds for Covid-19 crisis

By Bureau of Public Information-BARMM COTABATO CITY: As part of the transparency advocacy of the Bangsamoro Government, the Ministry of Finance, and Budget and Management (MFBM-BARMM) disclosed the breakdown of some 1.9 billion pesos worth of fund allocated by the regional government in response to the Coronavirus Disease (Covid-19) pandemic. As of April 30, 2020,… Read More BARMM discloses breakdown of P1.9-billion allocated funds for Covid-19 crisis

BARMM’s lab testing facility for Covid-19 up for accreditation

By bureau of Public Information-BARMM COTABATO CITY: The Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao’s (BARMM) laboratory facility for Covid-19 testing, through the Cotabato Regional and Medical Center (CRMC), is now on its stage 3 of accreditation process. “Nasa stage 3 na sila [CRMC] kung saan undergoing ng training ‘yung mga tauhan nila na magpapatakbo ng… Read More BARMM’s lab testing facility for Covid-19 up for accreditation

BARMM has a new info chief

COTABATO CITY: The chief minister of the Bangsamoro government has designated a new officer-in-charge of its public Information arm to replace its executive director, according to a statement furnished this writer on Wednesday. Interim Chief Minister Ahod ‘Al Haj Murad’ Ebrahim of the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) has designated Ameen Andrew Alonto… Read More BARMM has a new info chief

MSSD-BARMM targets to complete SAP cash distribution by May 15

By Bureau Public information-BARMM COTABATO CITY: The Bangsamoro Government’s Ministry of Social Services and Development (MSSD-BARMM) has targeted to complete the distribution of the Social Amelioration Program’s (SAP) cash subsidy in the entire region on May 15. This was announced by MSSD-BARMM Minister Atty. Raissa Jajurie on Saturday, May 2. “Nagsimula po tayo mag-distribute ng… Read More MSSD-BARMM targets to complete SAP cash distribution by May 15

BARMM LGUs set up Covid-19 isolation facilities

By Bureua of Public Information-BARMM COTABATO CITY: While General Community Quarantine (GCQ) is being implemented in the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM), component Local Government Units (LGUs) are continuously intensifying their efforts in controlling the spread of Coronavirus Disease (Covid-19) in the region. BARMM’s Health Minister Dr. Saffrullah Dipatuan said among the proactive… Read More BARMM LGUs set up Covid-19 isolation facilities

BARMM sets up survival gardens

MARAWI CITY: The Ministry of Environment, Natural Resources and Energy of Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (MENRE-BARMM) has begun establishing ‘survival gardens’ in forestlands across the Bangsamoro region. This move is part of the region’s long-term plan to ensure food security in the region during the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic, according to a… Read More BARMM sets up survival gardens