[In the news] ARMM’s Hataman vows to lower poverty incidence to “single-digit during our term” -Mindanews

ARMM’s Hataman vows to lower poverty incidence to “single-digit during our term” By Carolyn O. Arguillas May 20 2013 COTABATO CITY (MindaNews/20 May) – OIC Governor Mujiv Hataman of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM), recently proclaimed winner in the ARMM gubernatorial race, has vowed to lower the double-digit poverty incidence in the country’s…

[In the news] PPCRV assails police, military presence inside ARMM registration centers -MindaNews

MindaNews » PPCRV assails police, military presence inside ARMM registration centers. By Keith Bacongco August 5, 2012 COTABATO CITY (MindaNews/4 Aug) – The Parish Pastoral Council for Responsible Voting (PPCRV) has assailed the presence of police and military personnel inside registration centers during the 10-day re-registration in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) last…

[In the news] Hataman clears way for log permits -INQUIRER.net

Hataman clears way for log permits. Philippine Daily Inquirer February 22, 2012 DUMINGAG, Zamboanga del Sur—The highest ranking officer in charge of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) has ordered an inventory of tree plantations in the region in preparation for the possible issuance of permits to cut trees provided these were not from…

[Blogger] Brazen Display of Power – Carpe Diem

by Darwin Mendiola Carpe Diem The TV footage last Friday which caught Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte punching a local court sheriff who was then serving a demolition order struck me as something very odd but not unusual. It was very odd for me to see a local government official who came from a political…