Governor Khalid Dimaporo (rightmost) accepts a plaque of appreciation from PBLMP National President Myrna Romarate during the joint regional convention of Provincial Board Members League of the Philippines (PBMLP) in MCC Hotel, Tubod, Lanao del Norte.
Tubod, Lanao del Norte – More than 80 provincial boardmembers from nine provinces of Regions 10 and 13 converged at the Mindanao Civic Center (MCC) Hotel in capital town Tubod, this province for the Provincial Board Members League of the Philippines (PBMLP) joint regional convention.
The two-day convention was hosted by PBLMP-Lanao del Norte Chapter headed by Boardmember Baldomero Zamora who is presently the PBMLP Vice-President for Mindanao.
Among the dignitaries present include Governor Khalid Dimaporo, Vice-Governor Maria Cristina Atay, PBLMP National President Myrna Romarate, Surigao del Norte 2nd District Representative Guillermo Romarate Jr., Undersecretary Henry Bacurnay Jr., and DILG-10 Regional Director Nilo Castañares .
“I really encourage all the boardmembers and the rest of our provincial officials to vie for national positions so they can bring events like this in our province because we want to show the beauty and peacefulness of Lanao del Norte”, explained Governor Khalid Dimaporo.
On June 25, Governor Dimaporo hosted a dinner for the visiting provincial legislators and officials from Malacañan Palace.
Several boardmembers also joined the provincial tour arranged by the Office of the Sanggunian Panlalawigan that took them to various tourist destinations in the province.
“We really thanked the boardmembers for coming here to our province and experience for themselves why Lanao del Norte is known as the Land of Beauty and Bounty”, expressed Boardmember Zamora. VNL/PIO-LDN