US Fil-Am community awards Gov. Mangudadatu

COTABATO CITY (May 28) – Filipino American communities in Maryland, USA awarded Maguindanao Gov. Esmael Toto Mangudadatu for leadership and community service through education. In a statement, Mangudadatu said the awarding rite on Saturday was organized by the United Federation of Fil-Am Educators, Inc., or “UNIFIED.” The awarding rite was held in Lanham, Maryland. In a letter …

Fil-Am community in USA awards Gov. Mangundadatu

COTABATO CITY (May 27) – Filipino American communities in Maryland, USA awarded Maguindanao Gov. Esmael Toto Mangudadatu for leadership and community service through education. The awarding rite on Saturday was organized by the United Federation of Fil-Am Educators, Inc., or “UNIFIED.” The awarding rite was held in Lanham, Maryland. In a letter to Mangudadatu, Ronnie …

Pilot survives helicopter crash in South Cotabato

KORONADAL CITY (May 14) – A private helicopter crashed Monday morning   in the mountains of T’boli, South Cotabato, due to bad weather. Its pilot, Capt. Reynaldo Acosta, survived minor injuries. T’boli town Mayor Dibu Tuan confirmed the air crash which happened at about 9:45 a.m. in Sitio Upper Biangan, Barangay Basag, T’boli. Tuan said the …

World’s Miniature Mosques on Display in ARMM Trade Fair

COTABATO CITY (May 12) – Around 24 miniature mosques are on display here as the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) officially launched on Friday an exhibit of ‘Mosques Around the World. Sitti Djalia Turabin Hataman, Anak Mindanao (AMIN) foundation executive director, said the exhibit is a competition participated in by the region’s various offices …

Nurse killed, 2 others hurt in Maguindanao ambush

Maguindanao, Philippines— A registered nurse,  a  humanitarian worker of Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, was killed while  others were injured in an ambush in Barangay Tenorio, Datu Odin Sinsuat,  Saturday afternoon. The fatality was identified as Betsy Yap, staff of ARMM Humanitarian Emergency Action Response Team (HEART) of Governor Mujiv Hataman, was declared dead on arrival …