The Bangsamoro Leadership and Management Institute (BLMI) in partnership with local Moro non-government organizations conducted focus group discussion with Zamboanga City’s Community and Moro Religious Leaders (MRL’s) on October 26 at Madrasatul Ilhtida Il Muallimeen, Arena Blanco, this city.
In his message, Hadji Asa Insani, Community leader of Arena Blanco encouraged the participants to participate in any form of productive discussion and lawful activities that explore issues and concerns of the Bangsamoro cause.
Mr. Magang of SIAPAHAN talked on the concept of unity as a basic tool in strengthening an organization that every Muslim must adopt and implement consistently. He also reminded the participants about the divine ordain related to unity.
Allah said in Noble Qur’an “And hold fast, all of you together to the rope of Allah, and be not divided among yourselves.” (3:103).
Mr. Hatta Said, a Peace Advocate and Community Organizer discussed the concept of leniency and openness to other’s legitimate concerns and grievances.
“It should be given due consideration for its addresses the issues and promotes inclusivity and transparency as upheld by Islam Religion” Mr. Said stressed.
In wrapping-up the group discussion, Mr. Tahir cumulated the discussants consensus points and gave emphasis that through candid discussion some vital issues and concerns were properly threshed out and arrived at common consensus for collective adaptation and implementation.