Category Archives: RA 11054

STATEMENT: National Ulama Conference of the Philipines supports Bangsamoro Organic Law

“And help one another in goodness and piety, and do not help one another in sin and aggression.” (Surah al- Ma’idah 5:2) The National Ulama Conference of the Philippines (NUCP), a national network of ulama and ulama organizations in the Philippines, supports and commends the Government of the Philippines (GPH) and the Moro Islamic Liberation […]

RIVERMAN’S VISTA: Financial and economic sustainability of the Bangsamoro

Last of a four-part series CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (MindaNews / 29 Sept) — This is the final article in my series on the Bangsamoro Organic Law. I reserve the most important issue for the last. In the end, the Bangsamoro will rise or fall on whether it is able to make itself sustainable financially […]

For Bangsamoro plebiscite

First time voter-registrants in Matanog town in Maguindanao province fill out forms on the bleachers of the municipal gymnasium on 22 September 2018 during the Special Registration for the plebiscite to ratify RA 11054 or the Organic Law for the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao. The plebiscite is scheduled on January 21, 2019. Contributed […]

Future Bangsamoro gov’t assured of support from int’l community

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 16 Sept) — The international community has vowed to provide financial and technical support as well as other needs of the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, once RA 11054 or the Organic Law for the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao is ratified in a plebiscite on January 21, 2019, […]

Future Bangsamoro gov’t assured of support from int’l community

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 16 Sept) — The international community has vowed to provide financial and technical support as well as other needs of the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, once RA 11054 or the Organic Law for the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao is ratified in a plebiscite on January 21, 2019, […]

Iqbal says 2 of 3 BIFF factions OK MILF’s peace overtures; most radical rejects

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (MindaNews / 05 September) — A radical faction of the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) Front has rejected overtures from the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) to respect the new peace deal. Mohagher Iqbal, chair of the MILF peace implementing panel, said they have sent a team to one of the […]

FROM REBELLION TO GOVERNANCE: The Challenges of Transition

(Speech delivered by Al Haj Murad Ebrahim, chair of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front at the 16thAsian Statesmen’s Forum in Jakarta, Indonesia on 26 August 2018) Bismillahi Rahmnir Rahim The organizers, fellow discussants, guests, ladies and gentlemen- Assalamu Alaykum Warahmatullahi Wabarakatuh. Good morning to all of you! I am truly honored today to join a […]

FROM REBELLION TO GOVERNANCE: The Challenges of Transition

(Speech delivered by Al Haj Murad Ebrahim, chair of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front at the 16thAsian Statesmen’s Forum in Jakarta, Indonesia on 26 August 2018) Bismillahi Rahmnir Rahim The organizers, fellow discussants, guests, ladies and gentlemen- Assalamu Alaykum Warahmatullahi Wabarakatuh. Good morning to all of you! I am truly honored today to join a […]

RA 11054

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte presents Republic Act No. 11054 or the Organic Law for the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao to Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) Chair Al Haj Murad Ebrahim during a ceremony at Malacañan Palace on August 6, 2018. Ace Morandante/Presidential Photo  

Bangsamoro law signed July 27, exactly 10 years after MOA-AD was initialed

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 28 July) — Signed Friday, July 27, not Thursday or earlier than Thursday. Malacanang released late Friday afternoon  copy of RA 11054 or the Organic Law for the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (OLBARMM) that President Rodrigo Duterte claimed in two speeches on Thursday, that he had already signed. The […]