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Abdullah Dimaporo, a member ...
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Abdullah Dimaporo, a member of the Commission on Appointments and vice chairman of the House Committee on Muslim Affairs, decried the killing of unarmed civilians in the past two days as "terrorist acts" that demonstrated how weak the MILF is as an organization.
Lanao del Sur Rep.
As a Muslim, I am ashamed that some of them (MILF) claim to be Islamic scholars," said Dimaporo
The veteran administration lawmaker said among those brutally killed were a 95-year-old victim and helpless minors.The bodies of some of the victims were also reportedly mutilated.Dimaporo
said the failure of the MILF leaders to impose discipline on their men is a clear indication that the secessionist group is "weak as an organization."
The lawmaker also branded the barbaric acts as cowardly, pointing out that the MILF rebels "scampered away scared" at the first notion that Army soldiers were coming.
"But frustrated as I am, we must still pursue peace with them, not for them but for the public in general and for the future of my province, Lanao del Norte," he
part, Dumarpa lamented the attacks as a "bad case of insecurity" that could jeopardize the search for lasting peace in Mindanao.
Manila Bulletin Online
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Christians and Muslims are one in celebrating this festivity, Congressman Abdullah "Bobby" Dimaporo (2nd District, Lanao del Norte).In an interview, Dimaporo, a member of the powerful bloc of the Commission on Appointments and stalwart of the Lakas-CMD party, said that the Muslim lunar calendar and the Christian Roman calendar coincide on the first day of the Year 2006.
"This kind of event happens only for every 110 years or more than a century, and so I appeal to Muslims and Christians join together to celebrate this New Year," Dimaporo
also said this rare event could be used to forge unity, and develop love and cooperation between Muslims and Christians to attain peace and prosperity.
Dairy « Agriculture Business Week
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This is the dairy farm put up by the Lanao Foundation, Inc., a private foundation, headed by Congressman Abdullah Dimaporo.
Although he is a government official, he thought it wise that the huge project be operated as a private business.
He probably knows very well that the government is a poor business operator.
Manila Bulletin Online
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CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY - Muslim Congressman Abdullah "Bobby" Dimaporo said yesterday he respects the stand of Bro.
...Dimaporo (2nd District, Lanao del Norte), a member of the Commission on Appointments, said there is nothing wrong with Brother Mike's move to oppose PI but "how I wish that he should not discourage his followers who favor it."
A long-time member of the LakasCMD party, Dimaporo
said that Bro.Mike should observe the principle regarding the separation of Church and State
"As a leader of the El Shaddai Church Brother Mike's function is only to provide his
flock with spiritual insights, wisdom, knowledge and godly character, and not to step on the line of politics as it would promote dismal animosity among his
followers against the ruler of the government," he
Brother Mike can do all what he
wants because this is a democratic and free country but if it would be possible for him to stay off politics the better for him and for his
Bohol News Daily | Tag Archive | Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP)
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Lanao del Norte District II Congressman Abdullah "Bobby" Dimaporo blames the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) for the all-out offensive launched by the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) Full Article