COTABATO CITY—A bill seeking to protect the freedom of Muslim women to wear “hijab,” a traditional Muslim head gear, is being supported by Muslim lawmakers, according to the bill’s proponent, Rep. Sitti Djalia Hataman, of the Anak Mindanao party list group. Hataman, wife of Gov. Mujiv Hataman of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, [...]
The ghosts that haunted the coffers of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) and siphoned off hundreds of millions of pesos in public funds allotted for the region are slowly disappearing, according to ARMM officials.
President Benigno Aquino III wants honest votes to be reflected in the midterm polls, regardless of whether administration senatorial candidates would win by landslide in this province.
Ten towns in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) will benefit from some P2.5-billion assistance, mainly from the Italian government, to uplift the conditions of over 30,000 agrarian reform beneficiaries in the area.
The gubernatorial race in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) is officially a three-cornered fight.
By Gil C. Cabacungan Jr.
, Norman Bordadora
Newly appointed Gov. Mujiv Hataman, of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, ordered a total ban on logging in the region, heeding the first instruction that he received from President Benigno Aquino III.