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Majority of ARMM youth in favor of Bangsamoro ratification

Majority of ARMM youth in favor of Bangsamoro ratification.....»»

Category: newsSource: thestandard thestandardDec 6th, 2018

Muslim Filipinos want a new political entity to replace the ARMM — Bangsamoro leader

The majority of Muslim Filipinos want a new political entity to replace the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM), a leader of a Bangsamoro organization said on Monday. Emran Mohamad, president of the Bangsamoro Communication Network Inc. (BCN) and chairman of the Supreme Council of the League of Bangsamoro Organizations (LBO), said Muslim Filipinos favor the replacement of the ARMM "with a new political entity that would genuinely fulfill the aspirations of the Bangsamoro people." He issued the statement as the plebiscite that will be held in several Muslim communities for the ratification of the Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL) in January 2019 draws closer. READ: Comelec set...Keep on reading: Muslim Filipinos want a new political entity to replace the ARMM — Bangsamoro leader.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 12th, 2018

Most youth in Lanao del Norte, North Cotabato favor BARMM inclusion – survey

MANILA, Philippines – A majority of youth in Lanao del Norte and North Cotabato said they favor some of their municipalities and barangays joining the new Bangsamoro region, latest results of a survey conducted by peace-building organization International Alert (IA) Philippines showed. The plebiscite for the inclusion ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 4th, 2019

Yes votes have it: Law creating Bangsamoro region ratified

The organic law creating the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) is "deemed ratified," the Commission on Elections (Comelec) declared on Friday night.   "The Comelec hereby proclaims Republic Act No. 11054, otherwise known as the organic law for the BARMM, as deemed ratified, considering that [the] majority of the votes cast with all the provinces and cities of the present (Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao) voting as one geographical area is in favor of the approval of the [Bangsamoro] Organic Law," Comelec Chair Sheriff Abas said.   The ratification of the Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL) is widely considered as a crucial factor in ending th...Keep on reading: Yes votes have it: Law creating Bangsamoro region ratified.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 25th, 2019

More ARMM youth support Bangsamoro Law – survey

MANILA, Philippines – Days before the plebiscite, more youth in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) said they would vote in favor of the Bangsamoro Organic Law, according to the results of the latest survey conducted by peace-building organization International Alert (IA) Philippines. IA Country Director Nikki de la Rosa ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 18th, 2019

FAST FACTS: How many are voting in 2nd Bangsamoro plebiscite?

MANILA, Philippines – On January 21, majority of the voters in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) and Cotabato City  approved through a plebiscite the Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL), which leads the way for the creation of a new Bangsamoro entity. The Commission on Elections (Comelec) scheduled a 2nd ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 6th, 2019

Youth empowerment through Bangsamoro Youth Development Agenda

COTABATO CITY – The Office of the Bangsamoro Youth Affairs (OBYA) of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) has […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanaoexaminerRelated NewsFeb 1st, 2019

Now that Bangsamoro law is ratified, what comes next?

MANILA, Philippines – With the ratification of the Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL) last January 25, a new chapter in the Bangsamoro people's history opened.  The Bangsamoro plebiscite held on January 21 saw a majority of residents in the Autonomous Region in Muslim ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 31st, 2019

FAST FACTS: Key positions in the Bangsamoro government

MANILA, Philippines – What happens next now that the Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL) has been  deemed ratified . Official results of the plebiscite showed on Saturday, January 26, that majority of voters from the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) approved of ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 31st, 2019

Palace to ARMM residents: Support leaders of soon-to-be-created Bangsamoro region

Malacañang said President Duterte is hopeful that the ratification of BOL would "commence the process of correcting the historical injustices committed against the Bangsamoro people.".....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 27th, 2019

Support Bangsamoro leaders, ARMM urged

Malacañang has urged residents of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao to support the leaders of the soon-to-be-formed Bangsamoro region as it expressed hope that the ratification of the Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL) would bring peace in southern Philippines......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 27th, 2019

Bangsamoro law ratified; how soon can transition from ARMM to BARMM begin?

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 25 January) -- Exactly four years after the January 25, 2015 Mamasapano Tragedy in Maguindanao that left 66 persons dead and effectively killed the chance to pass the Bangsamoro Basic Law, the Commission on Elections on January 25, 2019 proclaimed that RA 11054 or the Organic Law for the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) has been ratified by majority of the people in the proposed core territory.....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsJan 26th, 2019

EXPLAINER: Why ARMM, Cotabato City, Isabela City voted the way they did

CAGAYAN DE ORO, Philippines – The Bangsamoro plebiscite held last Monday, January 21, delivered a sweet victory for the Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL) and the people who champion it.  The Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) voted overwhelmingly in its favor, thus calling ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 26th, 2019

Comelec: Bangsamoro Organic Law deemed ratified

MANILA, Philippines – Opening a new chapter in their history, the people of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) voted to ratify the law creating a new Bangsamoro region. A majority of ARMM voters chose to approve the Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL) or Republic ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 25th, 2019

For now, BARMM is ARMM plus Cotabato City as 1.6M vote ‘yes,’ 246,185 vote ‘no”

DAVAO CITY (MIndaNews / 24 January) -- Although still unofficial until the proclamation by the National Board of Canvassers, final results of the January 21 plebiscite in the five-province, two-city Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) and the cities of Cotabato and Isabela show RA 11054 or the Organic Law for the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao has been ratified by an overwhelming majority in its proposed core territory: 1.6 million “yes” and 246,185 “no.”.....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsJan 24th, 2019

ARMM gov promises smooth transition after BOL plebiscite

"We will ensure that there will be a smooth transition. We have been prepared for this because we were aware there will be plebiscite, which just concluded and where a majority of the people decided in favor," Hataman said......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 23rd, 2019

Cities of Isabela, Cotabato: What you need to know about Bangsamoro s coveted areas

MANILA, Philippines – Aside from the ratification of the Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL), the results of the plebiscite will also determine if  Isabela and Cotabato Cities – which previously rejected their inclusion in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) – will finally yield to the new region.  The ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 23rd, 2019

SWS: 79% of Muslims favor Bangsamoro Organic Law approval

Nearly eight in 10 Muslims in the country are in favor of the ratification of the Bangsamoro Organic Law, according to a survey by the Social Weather Stations......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2019

79% of Muslims in favor of Bangsamoro Organic Law — SWS

Majority of Muslims nationwide are in favor of the approval of the proposed Bangsamoro Organic Law, according to the latest Social Weather Stations survey......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2019

Red-wearing MNLF-Misuari members oppose Duterte’s BOL

                COTABATO CITY -- While President Rodrigo Duterte was rallying the Bangsamoro to vote for the ratification of Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL), about 3,000 members of Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF-Misuari faction) gathered at the Cotabato City Hall here, opposing what Duterte was campaigning for.   Duterte campaigned for "yes" for the ratification of Republic Act No. 11054 or the BOL during the peace assembly at the Shariff Kabunsuan Cultural Complex (SKCC) inside the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) compound here on Friday.   "Minamahal kong mga Moro brothers and sister...Keep on reading: Red-wearing MNLF-Misuari members oppose Duterte’s BOL.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 18th, 2019

COMMENT: At Stake in BOL Plebiscite

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/ 09 Jan) — What is at stake at the Bangsamoro Organic Law plebiscite on January 21 and February 6? Not the ratification of BOL which is a certainty but the assurance of the unity and resolve to make Bangsamoro a reality. It means not just a majority but a unanimous YES […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsJan 9th, 2019