Martial law in Mindanao lifted, state of emergency stays

ILIGAN CITY: President Rodrigo R. Duterte is expected to lift martial law in Mindanao at midnight on Tuesday after two years and seven months because the law and order has been restored in the southern Philippines. But in Lanao del Sur, Gov. Mamintal Bombit Adiong Jr. had been pushing for the extension of martial law,… Read More Martial law in Mindanao lifted, state of emergency stays

Marawi civic leader: Martial law fails to deliver justice to Mindanao

MARAWI CITY, Lanao del Sur: A Marawi civic leader and peace-builder underscored opposition to the third extension of martial law in Mindanao, stressing its failure to deliver social service and justice in the southern region.  In a private message, Samira Gutoc, leader of Ranao Rescue Team, Kazalimbago Movement and other civil society groups, also said that… Read More Marawi civic leader: Martial law fails to deliver justice to Mindanao

MARAWI TRADITIONAL LEADERS ELATED, LAUD CONGRESS FOR MARTIAL LAW EXTENSION

Officials and members of Marawi Sultanate League led by its president Sultan Nasser Sampaco, past chairman Sultan Monching Macabando, senior advisers Sultan Camid Gandamra and Sultan Linog Indol, Marawi sultan Subair Mustapha and other Marawi traditiona leaders posed for a souvenir photo with city mayor Majul Gandamra when they paid on him a courtesy call … Read More MARAWI TRADITIONAL LEADERS ELATED, LAUD CONGRESS FOR MARTIAL LAW EXTENSION