Marawi rehab now 75% accomplished: TFBM chief

By Kate Shiene Agna MARAWI CITY — The government-led rehabilitation of Marawi City following the 2017 siege is now about 75 percent complete.This was announced by Task Force Bangon Marawi (TFBM) Chairman Secretary Eduardo Del Rosario after completing his latest visit to the only Islamic City in the country last Friday.“With regards to the ongoing… Read More Marawi rehab now 75% accomplished: TFBM chief

Gandamra: UN-Habitat shelters mark PH-Japan friendship

By Claire Gigje MARAWI CITY, Lanao del Sur–As 170 permanent houses in Darussalam Village and Pamayandeg sa Ranao Residences  were successfully turned over to internally displaced persons (IDPs) Thursday, July 22, City Mayor Majul Gandamra highlighted that such effort signified a friendship between the Philippine government and the Japan government that funded the construction of… Read More Gandamra: UN-Habitat shelters mark PH-Japan friendship

Del Rosario lambasts Marawi rehab critics

By Apipa Bagumbaran MARAWI CITY, Lanao del Sur–Allegations fired against the National Housing Authority (NHA) for undertaking projects under the Marawi rehabilitation which are already beyond its mandate have been scrapped during a virtual press conference Thursday, July 8. “Walang katotohanan ang pinupukol na alegasyon against the National Housing Authority,” said Department of Human Settlements… Read More Del Rosario lambasts Marawi rehab critics

TFBM inaugurates newly-repaired Masjid Darussalam in MAA

By Apipa Bagumbaran MARAWI CITY, Lanao del Sur–The Task Force Bangon Marawi (TFBM) inaugurated the second mosque rehabilitated inside the Islamic City’s most affected area. TFBM chairperson Secretary Eduardo Del Rosario led the ribbon-cutting ceremony for Masjid Darussalam in Brgy. Raya Madaya on Thursday, July 22. He was joined by city mayor Majul Gandamra and… Read More TFBM inaugurates newly-repaired Masjid Darussalam in MAA

Pangadapun family thankful for repair of Masjid Darussalam

By Lou Ellen Antonio MARAWI CITY, Lanao del Sur — Following the inauguration of the newly restored Masjid Darussalam on Thursday, July 22,, the Pangadapun family conveyed gratitude to Task Force Bangon Marawi (TFBM) and private donors. “We would like to thank this administration through Sec. Eduardo del Rosario dahil napasama ito sa rehab. Nagpapasalamat… Read More Pangadapun family thankful for repair of Masjid Darussalam

“Kapamagusai sa TFBM’ gives IDPs venue to raise concerns

By Apipa Bagumbaran MARAWI CITY, Lanao del Sur–The third round of Kapamagusai sa TFBM (Dialogue in TFBM) held Thursday, July 22, provided an opportunity for leaders of internally displaced persons (IDPs) staying in Sagonsongan Transitory Shelter to express their concerns to Task Force Bangon Marawi (TFBM) and the city government of Marawi. TFBM chairperson and… Read More “Kapamagusai sa TFBM’ gives IDPs venue to raise concerns