Category Archives: Dansalan College

Religious minorities will return to Marawi when Meranaws shall have returned

MARAWI CITY (MindaNews / 13 May) — Catholics and Protestants in the country’s lone Islamic City, will return here to rebuild their churches and schools only when the Meranaws shall have returned home and rebuilt their city. Assistant Secretary Felix Castro, Field Office Manager of Task Force Bangon Marawi (TFBM) said the military had earlier […]

17 Marawi hostages rescued

MARAWI CITY (MindaNews / 4 Oct) – The Philippine military rescued at least 17 hostages, including five female teachers of Dansalan College, after an intense firefight in Marawi City dawn on Wednesday. The rescue came after soldiers made a night attack on a row of houses in Barangay Lumbac Marinaut. Col. Romeo Brawner, deputy commander […]

‘Islam real victim of Marawi siege’

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (MindaNews / 16 July) — Islam is among the major victims of the Marawi siege. This was the view of leaders of various sectors in Mindanao convened by the Bishops-Ulama Conference (BUC) from July 12 to 14 to “seek silver linings and rays of hope amid the Marawi crisis.” “We acknowledge that Islam is […]

All measures possible taken for constituents’ safety – Dansalan College prexy 

ILIGAN CITY (MindaNews/30 May) — Despite the burning of the historic Dansalan College (DC) in Marawi City and even if some of its employees are being held hostage by the Maute Group, the school’s president expressed that they exhausted all measures possible to secure their constituents. DC President Fedelina Tawagon said in a statement that they […]