Filipino Muslim pilgrims to be given vaccines vs. MERS-COV, meningococcemia

August 29, 2015 by · Comments Off on Filipino Muslim pilgrims to be given vaccines vs. MERS-COV, meningococcemia 

COTABATO CITY, Aug 28 — An official of the National Commission on Muslim Filipinos (NCMF) on Friday said all the pilgrims to this year's pilgrimage to Mecca, Saudi Arabia will undergo immunization against highly communicable diseases.

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Rep. Bataoil maintains his PDAF was used properly

May 15, 2015 by · Comments Off on Rep. Bataoil maintains his PDAF was used properly 

DAGUPAN CITY, May 15 –Pangasinan Second District Rep. Leopoldo Bataoil said he is unperturbed by media reports he channeled Php4.4 million of his Priority Assistance Development Fund. (PDAF) or pork barrel to a supposedly non-existent Non-Government Organization "Kabuhayan at Kalusugan Alay sa Masa Foundation..

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AFP, NCMF Ink Accord to Push Peace in Mindanao

May 1, 2015 by · Comments Off on AFP, NCMF Ink Accord to Push Peace in Mindanao 

150430155951AFP Chief of Staff General Gregorio Pio P Catapang Jr., signed in behalf of the enttire armed forces while NCMF Secretary and member of the President AquinoĆ­s peace negotiating team Bai Yasmin Busran-Lao represented the Commission. The NCMF, an institution directly under the Office of the President, is the fovernment agency that replaced the former Office of Muslim Affairs and currently has expanded powers, functions and mandate as provided by Republic Act No. 9997, otherwise known as the law creating the NCMF.(PNA photo courtesy by Peace Process Media Bureau )
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