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SOS challenges local officials to act on attacks against schools


A group of child-rights advocates lamented the government’s inaction over educational institutions “villified” as New People’s Army schools.

In a press conference on Monday, Rius Valle, spokesperson of Save our Schools (SOS) Network scored a barangay captain in a Bukidnon town for supporting the closure of a school for indigenous peoples.

Valle said village chairman Felipe Cabugnason of Barangay White Culaman in Kitaotao town in Bukidnon is “leading the closure” of a local branch of Mindanao Interfaith Services Foundation, Incorporated (Misfi) Academy.

 

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