ILIGAN CITY—Presidential peace adviser Carlito Galvez, Jr. mourned the passing of Lamitan Metropolis’s former mayor Rosita Furigay, saying that the peace course of in Mindanao “misplaced a robust ally.”
“I abhor and condemn within the strongest phrases the killing of Rosita Furigay, the previous mayor of Lamitan Metropolis within the island province of Basilan, her employees Victor Capistrano, and Jeneven Bandiala, a safety personnel of Ateneo de Manila College final Sunday,” Galvez mentioned in a press release on Tuesday.
“I’m deeply saddened and angered by this brazen act of violence,” he added.
The three victims, together with Furigay’s daughter Hannah who was wounded, have been shot by Dr. Chao Tiao Yumol simply befo…
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