TARAKA, Lanao del Sur | Mar. 13, 2023 — The local government of the municipality of Taraka in Lanao del Sur province has colorfully joined the nation in celebrating the 2023 National Women’s Month by featuring, among others, Islamic religious lectures.
The Women’s Month Celebration has since served as a venue to highlight women’s achievements and discuss continuing and emerging women’s empowerment and gender equality issues, concerns, challenges, and commitments.
Ustadz Jalanie Datu Diamla and Aleema Noronsalam I. Diangka provided the program with Islamic lectures about this year’s upcoming Ramadan which will start tentatively on March 23.
Held at the municipal gymnasium here, with the theme, “𝑊𝐸 𝑓𝑜𝑟 𝐺𝑒𝑛𝑑𝑒𝑟 𝐸𝑞𝑢𝑖𝑡𝑦 𝑎𝑛𝑑 𝐼𝑛𝑐𝑙𝑢𝑠𝑖𝑣𝑒 𝑆𝑜𝑐𝑖𝑒𝑡𝑦,” the Women’s Day program was participated by the municipal community women, and graced by the Local Chief Executive Mayor Amenodin U. Sumagayan and his better half, Vice Mayor Nashiba Gandamra Sumagayan.
Also attending the occasion were municipal head officers including Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) President Mohammad Rasdam Usudan, Municipal Health Officer Dra. Baimona M. Delawi, Taraka District Supervisor Omerah Comadug, ABC President Hon. Abdul C. Mangata, Municipal Councilor Hon. Abdul Hakim G. Mangata, Hon. Diamar Pandapatan, and Municipal Accountant Ramla Sangcaan.
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