Bangsamoro Assembly will push through on Nov 26-27: BTC Chairman

The Chairman of the Bangsamoro Transition Commission (BTC) issued on Tuesday (Nov 7) a statement announcing that the convening of the Bangsamoro Assembly will push through on November 26-27. 

“This is to officially inform all concerned that the holding of the Bangsamoro Assembly will push through this coming November 26 and 27 at the Old Provincial Capitol Compound in Crossing Simway, Sultan Kudarat, Maguindanao, BTC Chairman Ghazali Jaafar said.

The Bangsamoro Assembly was set on November 3 to 4 but it was postponed due to reasons beyond control.

The statement further said that the arrival of delegates and participants will be on November 26 while the program proper will be on November 27.

“We are encouraging the Bangsamoros, indigenous peoples and Christian settlers to attend this historic event that would mark our common aspiration to have genuine peace in our homeland,” said Jaafar.

The BTC created Working Committees that handle the preparations for the upcoming event which seeks to gather a million people that will signify support to the passage of the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL).

The BBL is measure that seeks to establish a meaningful autonomous Bangsamoro political entity that will replace the current Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao.

The BTC chair expressed thanks to those supporting the Bangsamoro Assembly and further urged help for the dissemination of the announcement.

For any inquiries regarding the event, the BTC Secretariat may be contacted through mobile number 0917-674-8011 or through email at