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Rappler Talk: Ramadan in the time of COVID-19

Apr 24, 2020 - 3:04 PM

Rappler talks to Bangsamoro Parliament member Zia Alonto Adiong about the observance of Ramadan as the world battles the COVID-19 pandemic

Rappler Talk: Bangsamoro region turns one

Mar 13, 2020 - 7:42 AM

Rappler talks to Zia Alonto Adiong, a member of the Bangsamoro Parliament, on controversies, challenges, and milestones of the fledgling Bangsamoro region in its first year

Marawi crisis spokesman Zia Alonto Adiong named BTA member

Aug 20, 2019 - 12:24 PM

The Duterte administration still has to name 4 more Bangsamoro Transition Authority members, which the Bangsamoro law states must number 80

CONCERNS. Zia Alonto Adiong is pictured here with Philippine Army chief Lieutenant General Rolando Bautista and Western Mindanao chief Lieutenant General Arnel Dela Vega. Photo by Carmela Fonbuena/Rappler

Bangsamoro region ‘lesser than ARMM’ feared

May 31, 2018 - 1:23 PM

The real battle for the powers of the new Bangsamoro region will take place during the bicameral conference committee hearings, when the Senate and the House reconcile their versions of the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law

HUDDLE. Senator Juan Miguel Zubiri with officials of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front during deliberations on the Bangsamoro Basic Law on May 29, 2018. Sourced photo

AFP won’t tolerate warring clans under martial rule in Mindanao

Jan 06, 2018 - 3:30 PM

ARMM Assemblyman Zia Alonto Adiong says clan disputes must be resolved to maintain peace and stability under martial law in Mindanao

WARRING FAMILIES. The military recovers 4 rifles after the Amanodin and Dipatuan clans exchanged gunfire on January 5, 2017. Photo from AFP

Rappler Talk: Marawi after the war

Oct 26, 2017 - 10:27 AM

What's next for Marawi now that the war is over?

FULL TEXT: 'After the war, let's not forget the toil that lies ahead'

Oct 23, 2017 - 9:51 PM

Read the full statement made by Marawi crisis spokesperson Zia Alonto Adiong on Monday, October 23, after the military declares the end of combat operations

APOLOGY ACCEPTED. Marawi spokesman Zia Alonto Adiong says they understand why 'strong actions' are necessary in Marawi City

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Oct 19, 2017 - 3:19 PM

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Oct 19, 2017 - 10:50 AM

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ANTI-HAZING LAW. Senators watching the slides of the executive session with John Paul Solano. Photo by Angie de Silva

Residents to be screened for safety before return to Marawi

Oct 19, 2017 - 12:46 AM

Provincial Crisis Committee Spokesperson Zia Alonto Adiong says that while the return of the residents into their homes is on top of mind, there are mechanisms that need to be followed to restore normalcy and allow a safe return for the people

MASCARA JABAR PAUNTIL. Photos by Bobby Lagsa

'Purging Marawi officials will distract rehab efforts'

Oct 12, 2017 - 11:49 AM

'It would render our rehab prospects for Marawi difficult to achieve if the government would focus their effort on running after officials instead of working with them to rebuild Marawi,' says Zia Alonto Adiong

DAY 116. The military and local government officials discuss rehabilitation of Marawi City

Photos show Marawi ancestral home before and after clashes

Sep 30, 2017 - 8:58 PM

Crisis spokesperson Zia Alonto Adiong finds himself on his knees as he comes face to face with the destruction of his family's ancestral home

Coins, nails used as shrapnel for Maute bombs in Marawi

Sep 29, 2017 - 6:32 PM

Crisis spokesperson Zia Alonto Adiong hits the Maute Group for using the Bato Mosque to manufacture IEDs

Mighty Corporation will pay for Marawi rehab – Duterte

Sep 22, 2017 - 8:29 AM

Mighty Corporation offered back in July to pay as much as P25 billion to cover its tax deficiencies

COMMITMENT. On his 5th visit to Marawi, President Rodrigo Duterte promised to immediately rehabilitate the city destroyed by war. Photo by Bobby Lagsa/Rappler

Marawi battle zone down to 20 hectares

Sep 08, 2017 - 3:01 PM

It is about the size of the campus of University of Santo Tomas in Manila except the battle zone is a commercial area packed with high rise buildings

DAY 109. JTF Marawi spokesperson Captain Jo-ann Petinglay, local government spokesperson Zia Alonto Adiong, and Task Group Ranao deputy commander Romeo Brawner give updates on the situation in Marawi

Local officials oppose 'unacceptable' safe passage for Mautes

Sep 08, 2017 - 10:52 AM

Marawi City Mayor Majul Gandamra echoes the military s opposition to overtures to negotiate with the Maute Group

Marawi fights to open MSU as war drags on

Aug 09, 2017 - 9:45 PM

UPDATED Lanao del Sur Vice Governor Mamintal Adiong Jr says they want to make sure that the crisis does not force students and professors to leave the Mindanao State University for other schools

Maranaos want dialogue with Duterte after his apology

Jun 21, 2017 - 4:57 PM

Through a dialogue the President may hear the pain suffering and the voices of ordinary Maranaos so that he may take guidance from it in future decisions says local government spokesperson Zia Alonto Adiong

VISITING THE EVACUEES. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte interacts with some of the evacuees from Marawi City during his visit at the Iligan City National School of Fisheries on June 20, 2017. Malacañang Photo

9 more trapped civilians rescued in Marawi

Jun 17, 2017 - 10:11 PM

This brings to at least 908 the number of rescued civilians in Marawi City since May 28 crisis management committee spokesman Zia Alonto Adiong says

MARAWI CRISIS. A helicopter flies through smoke billowing from houses after aerial bombings by Philippine Air Force planes on terrorist positions in Marawi on the southern island of Mindanao on June 17, 2017. Photo by Noel Celis/AFP

Foreign journalist covering Marawi survives stray bullet

Jun 15, 2017 - 3:11 PM

Adam Harvey of the Australian TV network ABC is hit by a stray bullet as he took photos inside the provincial capitol compound

BULLET HOLE. A sniper's bullet pierces through a wall of a mosque near a military camp in Marawi City. Photo by Adrian Portugal/Rappler

Alleged Maute member goes to Marawi capitol as evacuee

May 29, 2017 - 2:33 PM

He is eventually arrested according to Assemblyman Zia Alonto Adiong

Special Action Forces in Marawi City