City Government of Isabela de Basilan joins the 1st Death Anniversary commemoration of the late Councilor Nida P. Dans through a small gathering held today, at the Women’s Livelihood Center in Tabuk Barangay, this city.
This activity was initiated by Mother’s for Peace to commemorate the achievements and milestones of the late councilor NIDA DANS who passed away August 17 last year.
Mayor Dadah A. Turabin-Hataman was invited to grace the activity expressing her continuous support for the welfare of women of Isabela City. Councilor Nida was a known advocate of women empowerment and was the lead figure to establish organizations ensuring protection to women’s right.
This activity is also in line with the City Government’s top point agenda on care for the vulnerable sectors of the community to include women and acknowledging personalities contributing to the success and welfare of an empowered Isabeleña.
In her message, Mayor Dadah Hataman said that the gathering is an opportunity to reminisce the illustrious deeds of Maam Nida Dans and to continue what can be continued like the Women’s Training Center and those legislations that she started.
“Hindi pa natin maaabot ang lawak ng naging experience nya. But we strive to follow in her footsteps. Ang mahalaga we continue to dream her dream not just for the women of Isabela but the entire Isabela, ” she said.
Joining the Mother’s for Peace gathering were Mayor Dadah Hataman together with Vice Mayor Kifli Hataman, Councilors Allan Ritchie Biel, Jashim Tiplani, Karel Sakkalahul, Khaleedsher Asarul and Councilor Tammy Ismael. Also present were the different Department Heads and other Mothers for Peace members.