Myanmar leader, other ruling party members detained

ANKARA: Myanmar’s leader Aung San Suu Kyi and other senior members of the ruling National League for Democracy (NLD) party were reportedly detained early Monday. The detention of Suu Kyi, President Win Myint, and other senior figures follows days of rising tensions between the military and civilian government, said NLD spokesperson Myo Nyunt. It also… Read More Myanmar leader, other ruling party members detained

Voters registration resumes

Voters may register from January 20, 2020 until September 30, 2021. By ROCAYA SUMNDAD OTICAL YAHYA The Commission on Election (COMELEC) Voter Registration Schedule has resumed on Monday, January 20 and will end on September 30, 2021, by virtue of the Resolution No. 10549 or the “Rules and Regulations on the Resumption of the System of Continuing Registration… Read More Voters registration resumes

Ex-mayor Dadayan returns as chief executive of Buadiposo Buntong, LDS

By ROCAYA SUMNDAD OTICAL YAHYA July 15, 2019 BUADIPOSO BUNTONG, Lanao del Sur: Constituents of the municipality of Buadiposo Buntong, Lanao del Sur, have returned former municipal mayor Camalodin “Jamal” Dadayan to the highest executive post in the municipality.  He replaced his wife, Hayanisah “Noron” Dadayan, who did not run for mayor after finishing a nine-year… Read More Ex-mayor Dadayan returns as chief executive of Buadiposo Buntong, LDS

JunJun Lucman re-elected No. 1 Marawi City councilor

By ROCAYA SUMNDAD OTICAL YAHYA  May 25, 2019  Alzeimer “JunJun” D. Lucman COUNTLESS people wonder how Alzeimer “JunJun” D. Lucman landed first in the Sangguniang Panlungsod of Marawi in the just concluded elections when he did not campaign so hard to the max for his re-election..  In an unexpected encounter with this writer on Wednesday… Read More JunJun Lucman re-elected No. 1 Marawi City councilor

Congressman Siao commits to promote tourism, SMEs

BY ASA T. MADALE May 24, 2019 ILIGAN CITY: Re-elected representative for the lone district of Iligan Frederick W. Siao has committed to promoting tourism and small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) growth in the city. Siao emphasized that infrastructure, education, and enterprise systems poised for faster economic growth according to the legislative agenda,  He thanked… Read More Congressman Siao commits to promote tourism, SMEs

Lanao Sur losing candidates to spearhead ‘Prayer Rally’

By ASA T. MADALE May 16, 2019 MARAWI CITY: A prayer rally will be held on Friday at a madrasah compound here to be spearheaded by the losing provincial candidates to urge President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and the Commission on Elections (COMELEC) to declare a failure of elections in some towns of this province allegedly due to… Read More Lanao Sur losing candidates to spearhead ‘Prayer Rally’

Majul Gandamra overwhelmingly reelected Marawi mayor

By ROCAYA SUMNDAD OTICAL YAHYA May 15, 2019 MARAWI CITY: Incumbent Mayor Majul U. Gandamra has been overwhelmingly reelected city mayor of this city during the 2019 Midterm elections on May 13, 2019. The outcome of Monday’s elections here has proven that most Marawi residents still love him as their mayor and have high confidence in… Read More Majul Gandamra overwhelmingly reelected Marawi mayor