May 25, 2021. Governor Imelda ‘Angging’ Quibranza Dimaporo personally received the Award of the GWAD SA KAUNLARAN given by the Armed Forces of the Philippines – Western Mindanao Command. The said recognition was formally handed by Col. Rey Alemania and Maj. Rolly Jesson Melendrez of the 2nd Mechanized Battalion of the AFP.
 
The GAWAD SA KAUNLARAN AWARD is awarded to Governor Angging for the meritorious and invaluable achievements in the pursuit of socioeconomic and other non-combatant activities as the Provincial Governor of Lanao del Norte. This is also to formally recognize Governor Angging’s active participation, innovative actions, and humanitarian service as the Chairperson of the Provincial Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (ELCAC).
 
Governor Angging extends her gratitude to the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) for the award and for the incessant support in executing peace and order in the province amid these challenging times brought by the COVID-19 pandemic. The active Governor also assures the AFP of the continuous support from the Provincial Government as they intensify the quest in upholding the lives of the people and sustaining inclusive peace and development in Lanao del Norte, ‘The Land of Beauty and Bounty.’ PIO-LDN