Republic of the Philippines
DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR & LOCAL GOVERNMENT
F.S. Pajares Avenue, San JoseDistrict, Pagadian City
Tellefax No. (062) 925-0252
INVITATION TO BID
Students from Ateneo de Zamboanga University (ADZU) bagged the Department of the Interior and Local Government Zamboanga Peninsula Region Federalism Debate Championship last September 26, 2018 at Grand Astoria Hotel, Zamboanga City.
ADZU bested four other colleges in the region namely; Western Mindanao State University (Main Campus), Western Mindanao State University – Pagadian, Josefina H. Cerilles State College – Pagadian, and the Zamboanga State College of Marine Sciences and Technology.
About 6,777 attended the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Regional Roadshow on Federalism last October 4, 2018 at the Dipolog Sports Complex, Dipolog City, Zamboanga Del Norte to rally behind the President’s call to amend the 1987 Constitution.
Local Chief Executives from all over Zamboanga Peninsula along with their Barangay Captains and Saguniang Kabataan Chairperson were present in the event to show their support to the advocacy of shifting from a unitary form of government to a federal form.
Also present in the activity were members of the Consultative Committee to Review the 1987 Constitution namely; Susan Ubalde-Ordinario, Edmund Soriano Tayao, Eddie Mapag Alih, Ramon Casiple, and Ferdinand Bocobo, which discussed the details of the proposed Bayanihan Constitution.