Toto Mangudadatu - updates

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Mangudadatu urges court to be wary of Zaldy Ampatuan's request

Jan 04, 2020 - 5:08 PM

Maguindanao 2nd District Representative Esmael Mangudadatu says Zaldy Ampatuan should not get medical treatment outside Bilibid

10-YEAR COURT BATTLE. In this file photo, Rep. Toto Mangudadatu speaks to media after the promulgation on December 19, 2019. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Toto Mangudadatu: No closure yet, will appeal Sajid Ampatuan’s acquittal

Dec 19, 2019 - 2:58 PM

Mangudadatu says he is thankful for the guilty verdict on most of the suspects in the murder of his wife and sisters, but he will still go after the ones acquitted

NO CLOSURE. Maguindanao 2nd District Rep. Toto Mangudadatu said he will appeal the acquittal of Sajid Islam Ampatuan and Akmad "Tato" Ampatuan Sr in the muder of his wife and sisters in the Maguindanao massacre. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Who is Toto Mangudadatu?

Dec 19, 2019 - 10:25 AM

Months after the massacre, Esmael Mangudadatu won the post of Maguindanao governor in the 2010 elections. He held on to this post until 2019 and is currently representative of the 2nd district of Maguindanao.

National Press Club President (NPC) Rolando “Lakay” Gonzalo (right) Maguindanao 2nd-District Representative Toto Magundadatu (Center) and lawyer of one of the 32 media killed of 58 killed in Maguindanao Massacre Atty. Pete “Bitay” Principe (left) linked arms at a press conference in Quezon City on Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2019. Mangudadatu is optimistic on the verdict of Quezon City RTC Court Judge Jocelyn Solis-Reyes of the November 23, 2009 mass killing in a bid to quash an election challenge from a rival clan (Ampatuan) will be favorable to the victims. Photo by DARREN LANGIT

Mangudadatu expects ‘100% guilty’ verdict on Maguindanao massacre masterminds

Dec 19, 2019 - 10:12 AM

Esmael 'Toto' Mangudadatu's wife and sisters were among 58 people killed when gunmen sidetracked the convoy that was about to file his gubernatorial candidacy on November 23, 2009

GUILTY VERDICT. Representative Toto Mangudadatu arrives at Camp Bagong Diwa in Taguig on December 19, 2019, for the verdict on the decade-long Ampatuan trial. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Duterte in ARMM: I am the Moro people's president

Apr 11, 2016 - 6:45 PM

The Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao is dominated by local government officials belonging to the ruling Liberal Party

Death of Andal Ampatuan Sr not the end of clan rule in Mindanao

Jul 21, 2015 - 9:40 PM

The death of former Maguindanao governor Andal Ampatuan Sr the alleged mastermind in the 2009 massacre of 58 in Ampatuan town is not the end of his clan s hold on local politics says his son Sajid

MOURNING. Sultan Kudarat Gov Suharto Mangudadatu (R) covers his face as he pays his respects at the graveyard of the late Maguindanao Governor Andal Ampatuan Sr. July 21, 2015 in Shariff Aguak town. Beside Mangudadatu are former Maguindanao Congressman Simeon Datumanong and Sajid Ampatuan. Photo by Jef Maitem / Rappler

Maguindanao massacre: How to explain Ampatuan affidavits?

Apr 17, 2015 - 12:41 AM

How were two respondents with outstanding warrants of arrest able to subscribe to their affidavits lawyers of the Maguindanao massacre victims ask

NEVER FORGET. Justice remains elusive for the 58 victims of the Ampatuan massacre 5 years since the gruesome crime. Photo by Rappler

DOJ probes 50 new suspects in Maguindanao Massacre

Mar 17, 2015 - 5:49 PM

The respondents include town mayors in Maguindanao and 14 members of the Ampatuan clan

NEVER FORGET. Justice remains elusive for the 58 victims of the Ampatuan massacre 5 years since the gruesome crime. Photo by Rappler

Rappler Newscast | June 24, 2013

Jun 24, 2013 - 8:52 PM

Investigators confirm charges of sex abuse against DOLE staff PSEI plunges Ampatuans offer settlements to Maguindanao victims

Mangudadatu gets 2nd term as governor of Maguindanao

May 15, 2013 - 11:57 PM

He won by a landslide

Can Maguindanao see most peaceful polls yet?

May 13, 2013 - 5:32 AM

Results of the polls would indicate the extent of the President s influence in a region he has courted through a peace process

After Maguindanao: Do journalists need superheroes?

Nov 22, 2012 - 8:11 PM

I sometimes wish we have people who can shield media men from bullets

Maguindanao blast kills 2

Dec 15, 2011 - 9:07 PM

Two killed in Maguindanao blast; one of the victims eyed as bomber