1st Quarter Regular En Banc Session of RDI Muftun

ZAMBOANGA CITY (December  27-31, 2017) – A fatwā is an Islamic legal pronouncement, issued by an expert in religious law (mufti), pertaining to a specific issue, usually at the request of an individual or judge to resolve an issue where Islamic jurisprudence (fiqh), is unclear. Typically, such uncertainty arises as Muslim society works to address new […]

Year-End Assessment, Strategic Planning and Last Quarter En Banc Session 2017

DAVAO CITY (December 18-21, 2017) – Regional Darul-Ifta of the ARMM came into existence by virtue of Muslim Mindanao Autonomy Act No. 323 signed into law by the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao Governor Hon. MUJIV S. HATAMAN, November 11, 2015.  The law which serves as the charter of the Regional Darul Ifta repealed Executive Order […]

Orientation Workshop Cum Validation, Monitoring of Masajid, A’Immah & Ulama in ARMM: MOBILE DATA COLLECTION

DAVAO CITY (December 18-20, 2017) –  One of the major mandates of the Regional Darul Ifta’- ARMM is to establish collaboration and linkage with the Masajid (mosques), its A’immah (Muslim religious leaders) and Ulama’ (Muslim learned scholars) with a view to forge unity, solidarity and harmony among themselves so as to attain sustainable peace and order […]

Provincial Ulama Assembly of Maguindanao

GENERAL SANTOS CITY – The RDI-ARMM conducted a meeting held at Greenleaf Hotel, Gensan on 21-23 November 2017. The aim of the meeting is to form the members of the Provincial Ulama Assembly of Province of Maguindanao to select the provincial mufti and deputy mufti in the said province. The Provincial Ulama Assembly of Maguindanao started […]

21st ARMM People’s Day

COTABATO CITY (Novemeber 20, 2017) – As Regional Darul-Ifta’s mandate to advise and serve as consultant to the Autonomous Regional Government, such as the Office of the Regional Governor and the Regional Legislative Assembly, pertaining to Islamic laws, Islamic jurisprudence; and serve as the “religious guide” (spiritual or moral) of ARMM leaders, bureaucrats and professionals, including […]

Provincial Ulama Assembly of Lanao del Sur

CAGAYAN DE ORO (November 12-14, 2017) – Pursuant to the Implementing Rules and Regulations of MMA Act No. 323 or the Darul-Ifta’ Act of 2015, which was duly approved and signed by the Regional Governor Mujiv S. Hataman last March 16, 2017, the Office of the Regional Darul-Ifta’-ARMM conducted the Provincial Ulama Assembly of Lanao Del […]

Training Workshop on Islamic Finance

COTABATO CITY (November 4-6, 2017) – Sharia law differentiates Islamic finance from conventional finance. The Islamic financial system is constructed on economic concepts specified by sharia — a code of conduct that guides Muslims (the followers of Islam) in social, economic, and political matters. Sharia promotes balance and justice and discourages behaviors of excess. Some of […]

People’s Day: Kambalingan ago Kaisaisa Ko Kalilintad

MARAWI CITY – The 148-day siege and occupation of Marawi by the ISIS-inspired Maute and Abu Sayyaf gunmen marked the Philippines’ biggest internal security crisis in years. The liberation announcement of President Rodrigo Duterte came a day after the Philippines security forces shot dead the last two surviving commanders of the militant forces, including Isnilon Hapilon […]


ZAMBOANGA CITY – The Regional Ulama Solidarity Summit on Peace and Security is a follow through of the ARMM Ulama Summit on Violent Extremism and Terrorism held in May 12-14, 2017.  It is organized by the ARMM Regional Darul-Ifta’ with full support and funding from the Office of the Regional Government of ARMM, in collaboration with […]

Teambuilding: Building a Team for Sustainable Darul-Ifta’

DAVAO CITY – The RDI’s existence gives direction and boost to good governance in ARMM.  It will also serve as consultant to the regional government of the ARMM and the Regional Legislative Assembly on matters pertaining to Islamic laws, jurisprudence and ecclesiastical matters, the “religious guide” of ARMM leaders, bureaucrats and professionals, including those in […]