Category Archives: Bangsamoro Assembly

PEACETALK: We push for the enactment of the Basic Law because we firmly believe, it is the right thing to do

(Welcome address of Al Haj Murad Ebrahim, chair of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front at the Bangsamoro Assembly on November 27, 2017 at the old Capitol building, Sultan Kudarat, Maguindanao) President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, Excellencies of the Diplomatic Corps; Government Officials; Distinguished Guests; Fellow Mujahideens; Representatives from various sectors; Dear friends, ladies and gentlemen, Assalamu Alaykum Warahmatullahi Wabarakatuh. […]

Duterte at Bangsamoro Assembly: what’s the special session of Congress for?

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 28 November) — At the 1st Bangsamoro Assembly in Sultan Kudarat, Maguindanao last Monday, President Rodrigo Duterte reiterated his campaign promise to push for federalism as what is at stake is “the preservation of the Filipino republic and to correct a historical injustice” and called on Congress to hold a special […]

Bangsamoro Assembly

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte does his signature pose with (from left) Presidential Communications Secretary Martin Andanar, National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr., Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana, Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Jesus Dureza, Bangsamoro Transition Commission (BTC) Chairman Ghadzali Jaafar, Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) Chairman Al Haj Murad Ebrahim, Moro National Liberation Front […]

Bangsamoro Asssembly postponed to “third week of November”

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 29 Oct) — The Bangsamoro Assembly scheduled November 3 and 4 in Sultan Kudarat, Maguindanao has been reset to “third week of November” due to “reasons beyond our control,” Ghazali Jaafar, chair of the Bnagsamoro Transition Commission (BTC) announced. “We regret to inform you that due to reasons beyond our control, […]