TUBOD, Lanao del Norte – After several successful Rido settlements in the past years, the Provincial Government of Lanao del Norte led by Governor Imelda ‘Angging’ Quibranza Dimaporo facilitated another conflict resolution between Saranggani & Galacal clans against the Alando clan.
The said family feud settlement and reconciliation was held at the Gymnasium of Mindanao Civic Center, Tubod, on March 8, 2022.
Governor Dimaporo delightfully thanked the two parties as they were about to end skirmishes for over 21 years. She genuinely expressed her appreciation also to Mayor Motalib Dimaporo of Sultan Naga Dimaporo and Mayor Paruk U. Azis of Sapad for paving the way to make the remarkable event happen at last.
In his message, Congressman Abdullah Dimakuta Dimaporo, the 2nd District Representative and the father of peace of the province, deliberately stressed the importance of being together to sustain every community’s stability and development, especially during adversity.
Along with Governor Dimaporo and Congressman Abdullah Dimaporo, the 1st District Congressman, Cong. Mohamad Khalid Q. Dimaporo was also present during the ceremony.
“Through this, we can not only resolve the quarrel between the family but also maintain order between Lanao del Norte and Lanao del Sur,” Cong Khalid Dimaporo said.
Witnessed by other key officials, Vice Governor Maria Cristina M. Atay, SP BM Achmad Taha, BGen Rey Alemania of the 2nd Mechanized Batallion, Col. Julius Librada of the 5th Mechanized Batallion, PCol Isaias Bacurnay Jr. Provincial Director of LDN-PNP, and DILG Provincial Director Bruce Colao, the event ended peacefully as both families shared hugs and respect with one another.
“Peace is the mother of progress. With peace, everything will follow”, Governor Dimaporo said. PIO-LDN