7 months House bill renames National Highway after Datu Simeon A. Datumanong MB
By Charissa Luci-Atienza The House of Representatives has approved on second reading a bill seeking to rename the Awang-Upi-Lebak Road in the province of Maguindanao to Datu Simeon A. Datumanong National Highway. House Bill 9052, principally authored by Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo, was approved on second reading on February 7, a day before Congress adjourned sessions to pave way for the election campaign. Datu Simeon A. Datumanong (FACEBOOK / MANILA BULLETIN) “It is said that no person was ever honored for what he received; rather, he is honored in recognition of what he has given. In this case, the naming ... more