July 6, 2017-Provincial Governor Imelda “Angging” Quibranza-Dimaporo scheduled a press conference in Luxe Hotel in Cagayan de Oro to clear the name of the peaceful Province of Lanao del Norte. For years the province of Lanao del Norte has enjoyed the harmony between the Muslims and Christians. Governor Angging has always been in contact with the Armed Forces of the Philippines and the Philippine National Police to keep Lanao del Norte secured and peaceful. Lanao del Norte 1st District Representative, Congressman Mohamad Khalid Quibranza-Dimaporo during the celebration of the 58th Araw ng Lanao del Norte said that, “Terrorism will not thrive in Lanao del Norte because of the development we have here and the unity among the Muslims and Christians, We respect each other’s religion”.
2nd District Representative, Congressman Abdullah “Bobby: Dimakuta Dimaporo repeatedly appeals to his relatives, friends and to the Maranao people that we have to support the AFP and PNP in fighting this local terrorist group. He calls all Municipal Mayors to work with the Administration of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte for his government is sincere to his words in serving the people of Mindanao and the Republic.
The Provincial Government of Lanao del Norte supports the declaration of Martial Law. In one of the Provincial Peace and Order Council Meeting, the Sangguniang Panlalawigan created Resolutions expressing support to the declaration.
Resolution No.01, Series of 2017
“A resolution requesting the Philippine National Police Regional Director of Region 10 and the Regional Peace and Order Council Chairperson to Compliment the number of personnel assigned to Provincial Public Safety Company of Lanao del Norte to the minimum strength of 169 PPSC personnel”.
Resolution No.02, Series of 2017
“A resolution supporting the declaration of Martial Law by President Rodrigo Roa Duterte”.
Resolution No.03, Series of 2017
“A resolution requesting the Municipal Mayors of 22 Municipalities to provide the number of Madrasah present in their municipality, name of the Madrasah, location, name of the head of the Madrasah and contact number for future engagement with the Department of Education”.
Last May 25, 2017, Governor Angging strongly condemns the terrorist group and other rebels in threatening the peaceful province of Lanao del Norte, “I don’t want that to happen in Lanao del Norte”, the strong words of Governor Imelda Quibranza-Dimaporo referring to what happens in Marawi. I will not allow this terrorist group destroy the efforts that we have made in making Lanao del Norte a progressive province. Let us set aside our political differences for the benefit of the people and future generations of Lanao del Norte. PIO-LDN