Lanao del Norte Governor Imelda Quibranza-Dimaporo recently administered the Oath Taking Ceremony of 18 barangays officials in the Municipality of Baroy at the Office of the Provincial Capitol, Tubod.
Governor Quibranza-Dimaporo encouraged the new barangay officials to be sincere when serving their constituents and asked them to create resolutions that will improve their barangay and the people’s welfare.
The provincial chief executive reminded the officials to be vigilant in their area of responsibility especially against violent extremism and immediately report to their local chief executive, the Philippine National Police, and the Armed Forces of the Philippines, any suspicious activity being undertaken by lawless elements in their community.
The Department of Interior and Local Government conducted a mandatory training to all winning Sangguniang Kabataan officials before they can assume office.
Barangay officials will also undergo training to equip them with the necessary skills in performing their mandated tasks and responsibilities as development partners of the national government.