A returnee’s life: from fighting to farming

Sumisip, Basilan (March 5, 2018)— Wiril Muril joined the Abu Sayyaf kidnap-for-ransom group when he was still 21 years old. A resident of Barangay Baywas in Sumisip, Basilan, Muril said he had to join the group to get the much needed support because his family was involved in a rido (clan war). “Walang training sa…

ARMM celebrates National Women’s Month 2018

Cotabato City (March 5, 2018) – The Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, through its Regional Commission on Bangsamoro Women (RCBW-ARMM), officially started the celebration of this year’s National Women’s Month (NWM) through a parade, on Monday, March 5, inside the ARMM compound here. The parade, followed by a short program, was attended by officials and…