Rehabilitated Grand Mosque to be unveiled Sunday

MANILA – The Department of Human Settlements and Urban Development (DHSUD) will launch on Sunday the newly constructed Grand Mosque in Marawi, four years after the government started its rehabilitation of the city razed to the ground when government forces took out the Maute-led terrorist… Read More

A black smoke billows from downtown of Marawi City June 27, 2017 after a military airstrike. A government official trashed the demands of the leader of Islamic State (IS)-inspired terrorists holed up in Marawi City to free their Roman Catholic priest hostage in exchange for the freedom of his parents and relatives.

Gov’t works double-time to complete Marawi rehab

MANILA – President Rodrigo Duterte on Saturday promised that his administration will double its efforts to hasten to complete the rehabilitation projects in Marawi City.Duterte made the vow as he led the commemorative rites of the fourth anniversary of the liberation of Marawi City from… Read More

Duterte to grace inauguration of Marawi’s Grand Mosque Oct. 17

MANILA – President Rodrigo Duterte is set to attend the inauguration of the newly-rehabilitated Grand Mosque in Marawi City on October 17.Duterte confirmed the attendance during his pre-recorded Talk to the People delivered Thursday night but aired Friday morning.In a meeting convened by… Read More

Marawi rehab on track despite doubts, criticisms

Criticisms would not deter government efforts to rehabilitate Marawi City that was flattened during the five-month siege between government forces and Maute terrorists in 2017.

Task Force Bangon Marawi (TFBM) remains motivated to address the needs of affected residents and bring back… Read More

Gov’t inaugurates more infra projects in Marawi

September 16, 2021

MANILA – The Task Force Bangon Marawi (TFBM) on Thursday said it has inaugurated two mosques and other infrastructure projects in Marawi City.In his three-day visit to the war-torn city, TFBM chairperson Secretary Eduardo del Rosario led the ceremonial opening of the Marinaut Mosque and the… Read More

Marawi rehab projects seen completed by December

 All horizontal and vertical projects in this war-torn city will be finished by December this year, based on the latest assessment of Task Force Bangon Marawi (TFBM).

TFBM chair and Department of Human Settlements and Urban Development Secretary Eduardo del Rosario is confident the government will be able to meet the rehabilitation timeline by the end of 2021 as they only need to work on 30 percent of the overall projects.

“With regards to the ongoing horizontal and vertical projects in the Marawi rehabilitation, we are about 70 to 75 percent complete. We are on track to complete all these projects by December of 2021,” he said in a statement on Sunday. READ MORE