Philippines

Palace mourns passing of MILF vice chair Jaafar

Palace mourns passing of MILF vice chair Jaafar By Azer Parrocha MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — Malacañang mourned the passing of Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) vice chairman Ghazali Jaafar who died in a hospital in Davao City Wednesday morning. Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo offered condolences to Jaafar’s family members and friends. “Our deep thoughts and … Continue reading

Philippines

Bangsamoro Organic Law ceremonial signing will be ‘re-enactment’

Bangsamoro Organic Law ceremonial signing will be ‘re-enactment’ By Azer Parrocha MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — Malacañang clarified on Tuesday that the ceremonial signing of the Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL) slated on Aug. 6 will be a “re-enactment”. “There is a ceremonial re-enactment of the signing of the BOL on Aug. 6 at 3:45 p.m.,” … Continue reading