Abul Khayr Alonto

Datu Abul Khayr Alonto
Datu Abul Khayr Dangcal Alonto (October 30, 1945 – May 9, 2019) was a Filipino businessman and politician.wikipedia
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Moro National Liberation Front

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Members of LAM ALIF would become core leaders of the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF).

Emmanuel Piñol

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He is the incumbent Chairperson of the Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA) after being appointed by President Rodrigo Duterte to replace Abul Khayr Alonto, who died on May 9, 2019 due to lung and heart complications.

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Datu Abul Khayr Dangcal Alonto (October 30, 1945 – May 9, 2019) was a Filipino businessman and politician.

President of the Philippines

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He was appointed by President Rodrigo Duterte in September 2016 as the chairperson of the Mindanao Development Authority, serving as its first Muslim chair until his death in May 2019.

Rodrigo Duterte

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He was appointed by President Rodrigo Duterte in September 2016 as the chairperson of the Mindanao Development Authority, serving as its first Muslim chair until his death in May 2019.

Mindanao Development Authority

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He was appointed by President Rodrigo Duterte in September 2016 as the chairperson of the Mindanao Development Authority, serving as its first Muslim chair until his death in May 2019.

Muslims

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He was appointed by President Rodrigo Duterte in September 2016 as the chairperson of the Mindanao Development Authority, serving as its first Muslim chair until his death in May 2019.

Marawi

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Alonto was born on October 30, 1945 in Dansalan (now Marawi CIty), in the then-undivided Lanao province.

Lanao del Sur

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Alonto was born on October 30, 1945 in Dansalan (now Marawi CIty), in the then-undivided Lanao province. He was the second son of former Philippine Ambassador to Libya and Lanao del Sur's first governor Abdul Ghaffur Madki Alangadi Alonto, and Bai Hajja Rasmia Indol Dangcal.

Libya

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He was the second son of former Philippine Ambassador to Libya and Lanao del Sur's first governor Abdul Ghaffur Madki Alangadi Alonto, and Bai Hajja Rasmia Indol Dangcal.

Cairo University

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He studied Political Science at Cairo University in Egypt and later became a student of San Beda College of Law.

Egypt

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He studied Political Science at Cairo University in Egypt and later became a student of San Beda College of Law.

San Beda College of Law

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He studied Political Science at Cairo University in Egypt and later became a student of San Beda College of Law.

Jabidah massacre

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While a law student, Alonto organized the LAM ALIF, a Muslim youth group, in response to the Jabidah Massacre on March 18, 1968.

Martial law under Ferdinand Marcos

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In 1974, he became acting mayor of Marawi but before being sworn in as the city's chief executive, he joined his MNLF comrades and went "underground" to fight against the abuses committed during the Martial Law regime.

Nur Misuari

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He was vice chair to Nur Misuari in the then-undivided MNLF.

1976 Tripoli Agreement

Tripoli Agreement
In 1979, more than two years after the 1976 Tripoli Agreement was signed, Alonto participated in the institutionalization of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao.

Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao

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In 1979, more than two years after the 1976 Tripoli Agreement was signed, Alonto participated in the institutionalization of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao.

ARMM Regional Legislative Assembly

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He was elected as Assemblyman and sat as the Interim Head of the Regional Autonomous Government and subsequently elected Speaker of the Regional Legislative Assembly, in absentia after he resigned as the Interim Head of the Regional Autonomous Government.

Nacionalista Party

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He also became Nacionalista Party Vice President for Mindanao.

1986 Philippine presidential election

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Alonto was the Deputy Secretary General of the National Unification Council during the 1986 Snap Presidential Election and underwent serious studies on federalism in Malaysia, United States of America, Germany, and Switzerland.

Federalism

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Alonto was the Deputy Secretary General of the National Unification Council during the 1986 Snap Presidential Election and underwent serious studies on federalism in Malaysia, United States of America, Germany, and Switzerland.

Malaysia

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Alonto was the Deputy Secretary General of the National Unification Council during the 1986 Snap Presidential Election and underwent serious studies on federalism in Malaysia, United States of America, Germany, and Switzerland.

United States

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Alonto was the Deputy Secretary General of the National Unification Council during the 1986 Snap Presidential Election and underwent serious studies on federalism in Malaysia, United States of America, Germany, and Switzerland.