TUBOD, Lanao del Norte – As part of its effort to sustain lasting peace and development, the Provincial Government of Lanao del Norte led by Governor Imelda ‘Angging’ Quibranza Dimaporo, together with the Office of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan Committee on Rido and Conflict Settlement Chaired by Honorable Board Member Acmad B. Taha, and uniform men of the Arm Forces of the Philippines (AFP) and Philippine National Police (PNP), another family feud or Rido in the province was recently settled on May 26, 2022, at the Multi-Purpose Building Capitol Compound.
The Rido was between the family of Ansari “Sancaona” Ansar of Barangay Raraban, Municipality of Nunungan and the clan of Nasser Alilang Alando of Barangay Pindolonan, Picong, Lanao del Sur. The two families voluntarily agreed and substantially approved to amicably settle to put an end to their nine (9) years of conflict.
Seeing the two families reconciled, Governor Dimaporo expressed her genuine appreciation for the cooperation of each clan and also thanked the proactiveness of the people behind, who served as the bridge in mending the misunderstanding, including Mayor Marcos Mamay of Nunungan.
“This is a very timely and remarkable event not just for both families, but also for the entire Province, particularly for the Municipality of Nunungan which is slowly becoming famous for its excellence in eco-tourism.”, Governor Dimaporo added.
Mayor Mamay, on the other hand, earnestly asked for the continuous support of every family in the municipality and said,“ no matter how competitive a leader is, without the support of his constituents there will still be no progress ”.
Along with Board Member Taha, the settlement was facilitated by ALeem Monib P. Mangilala, the President of Iligan City Imam’s League. Present also during the activity were Vice Governor Cristy Atay, Colonel Julius C Librada Arm (GSC) PA of the 5th Mechanized “Kaagapay”Battalion, Colonel Charmagne Batayola, Deputy Brigade Commander of 2nd Mechanized Infantry Brigade ,, and Police Major Salman Saad, LDN- Provincial Community Affairs Development Unit Chief. PIO-LDN