Through the kindness of AKO BISAYA Partylist represented by Congressman Sonny ‘SL’ Lagon, five (5) Secondary Schools of Lanao del Norte received Learning Books as additional material to enhance and expand the knowledge of students from Literature, Science, Mathematics to Archeology.

Provincial Governor Imelda ‘Angging’ Quibranza-Dimaporo is thankful that Congressman Sonny ‘SL’ Lagon, despite the health crisis, continued to commit by helping the Provincial Government attain its aspiration in delivering quality education to the learners of Lanao del Norte.

Governor Angging is optimistic that with the COVID-19 pandemic, these learning books are still useful to the learners as additional materials in their quest to gain further knowledge and information, and said that she will humbly ask Congressman Lagon of AKO BISAYA Partylist more learning books for other schools.

The School Principals agreed to the statement of the Provincial Governor and will make the books available to the students to supplement their learning while staying at home, especially at this time where the lives of the people of all ages are at stake due to the health threat posed by COVID-19.

The Provincial Chief Executive appealed to the School Principals to help the Provincial Government educate the people in their respective communities of the importance of following the health protocols of the Department of Health in order to protect oneself and loved ones from acquiring the COVID-19.

2nd District Representative, the father of peace and development, Congressman Abdullah ‘Bobby’ Dimakuta Dimaporo emphasized the importance of education not only on teaching the students to answer math and science problem but also inculcating in their minds good values and nationalism in their hearts to become morally upright individuals and as responsible citizens of the country and hope that the learning books distributed by Congressman Lagon of the AKO BISAYA Partylist will be utilized accordingly by the recipient secondary schools and serve its intended purpose.

On behalf of Schools Division Superintendent Dr. Edilberto L. Oplenaria, Dr. Rosemarie T. Macesar, the Assistant Schools Division Superintendent expressed her gratitude to Congressman Sonny ‘SL’ Lagon of the AKO BISAYA Partylist for donating learning books to Barsarvil National High School in Kapatagan, Geronima Cabrera National High School in Kolambugan, Lala National High School, Diosdado Yap Sr. National High School in Baroy, and Binuni-Demologan National High School in Bacolod, and thanked Governor Angging, Congressman Abdullah, and 1st District Representative, Congressman Mohamad Khalid Quibranza Dimaporo for the unwavering assistance extended to the DepEd-Division of Lanao del Norte in delivering effective and quality education to the learners of the province.

Dr. Macesar assures Governor Angging and Congressman Abdullah that these learning books through the generosity of AKO BISAYA Partylist are useful as supplementary materials and will allow the learners to borrow the books in enriching their knowledge in other subjects aside from what is contained in the module.

The distribution of learning books was held in the lobby of Governor Arsenio A. Quibranza Provincial Government Center, Pigcarangan, Tubod, on October 9, 2020, and facilitated by the Provincial Community Affairs Division under the Office of the Provincial Governor. PIO-LDN