NFA guarantees no rice shortage in ARMM

Cotabato City (29 May 2015) – The National Food Authority in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (NFA-ARMM) assured the public there would be no rice shortage despite adverse weather conditions that hit the region’s rice and corn areas.Pangalian B. Busran, regional manager of NFA-ARMM said this would mean that the region will have a…

3-day Bangsamoro youth conference kicks off next week

  Cotabato City (29 May 2015) – Unprecedented in the history of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM), the Coordinating and Development Office on Bangsamoro Youth Affairs (CDO-BYA) will conduct a youth gathering dubbed as Bangsamoro Youth Hope Conference from June 2 to 4 in Cotabato City. “It is a joint project of ARMM government and Gawad…

ARMM passes good governance tests

Cotabato City (29 May 2015) – For the first time in the region’s history, the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) has passed on Wednesday the national government’s Good Governance Conditions (GGC) reflecting “a revitalized and reformed autonomous region.” Laisa Alamia, ARMM executive secretary, said passing the GCC under the Results-Based Performance Management System is “proof that…

Maguindanao farmers receive land ownership certificates

Cotabato City (27 May 2015) – One hundred farmer-beneficiaries from the province of Maguindanao received their certificates of land ownership (CLOs) on Wednesday during the Department of Agrarian Reform-Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao’s (DAR-ARMM) first Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries (ARB) conference. DAR-ARMM Secretary Amihilda Sangcopan with the region’s Chief of Staff Atty. Rasol Mitmug Jr. and…