ARMM’s cassava output rising

Cotabato City (August 1, 2017) – Cassava production in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) continues to rise due to a growing domestic industrial demand, the regional office of the Department of Agriculture and Food (DAF-ARMM) said. Based on data from the Philippine Statistics Authority covering the 1st quarter of 2017, Northern Mindanao was…

DepEd-ARMM assists schools affected by Marawi crisis

Cotabato City (July 31, 2017) – The Education department of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (DepEd-ARMM) has drafted recovery programs and plans and has conducted initial damage assessment for schools adversely affected by the Marawi crisis. Alfhadar Pajiji, DepEd-ARMM Assistant Secretary, said the department will be providing e-learning assistance, psychosocial first aid, and a…

Habib: From ASG to civilian life

Cotabato City (July 28, 2017) – While Mindanao is generally peaceful, there are areas on the island mired with a long history of terrorism. Civilians and law enforcement officers both suffered from violence causing fear and anxiety to entire communities. Properties were destroyed and lives of people were disrupted. The atrocities were perpetrated by lawless…