Unity caravan calls for PRRD to certify as ‘urgent’ bill extending BTA term

COTABATO CITY—Bangsamoro Transition Authority (BTA) extension supporters made their final appeal to President Rodrigo Roa Duterte thru a simultaneous unity caravan across the Bangsamoro region on Wednesday, June 23. The unity caravan, that signifies as the final call of the Bangsamoro people to the President to certify Senate Bill (SB) 2214—the measure seeking to extend…

 16,294 total views,  6 views today

MOH, Human Settlements turn over BHS, medical equipment in Rorogagus East, Marawi

MARAWI CITY—Officials from the National and Bangsamoro government turned over Wednesday, June 23, the Rorogagus East Barangay Health Station (BHS) in this city as part of the region’s commitment to putting health “a priority.” Minister for Health (MOH) Dr. Bashary Latiph said the construction of Rorogagus BHS is one of the “small testaments” to the…

 15,312 total views

Bills seeking to upgrade two public hospitals in Lanao del Sur reach BTA plenary

COTABATO CITY – Member of the Parliament Dr. Saffrullah Dipatuan on Tuesday, June 23, introduced two bills that calls for the upgrade of the Tamparan District Hospital and Balindong Municipal Hospital both located in Lanao del Sur. BTA Bill No. 99 seeks to convert Tamparan District Hospital (TDH) into a provincial hospital and upgrade its…

 13,935 total views

BTA bill creating Veteran Mujahideen Affairs Office enters 2nd stage

COTABATO CITY – A bill creating the Bangsamoro Veteran Mujahideen/Mujahidat Affairs Office has entered its second stage in the Bangsamoro Transition Authority plenary on Tuesday, June 22. Once established, the office will provide financial, medical, social and other assistance to the veterans of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) and Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF)…

 10,893 total views,  2 views today

MSSD allocates P4M for indigent patients in Maguindanao

  COTABATO CITY—Ministry of Social Services and Development (MSSD), Cotabato Sanitarium Hospital, and Maguindanao Provincial Hospital entered into agreements, amounting to Php4,000,000.00, to cater the medical needs of indigent patients in Maguindanao.   MSSD Minister Atty. Raissa Jajurie, Maguindanao Integrated Provincial Health Office (IPHO) Chief Dr. Elizabeth Samama, and Cotabato Sanitarium Hospital Chief Dr. Ibrahim…

 9,045 total views