INDANAN, Sulu (DWDD) – Two PNP female personnel (ASG KVs), namely: PO2 Benierose Alvarez & PO1 Dinah Gumahad were handed over by MNLF Forces of the Sulu State Revolutionary Committee led by Abraham Joel, to the Chief of Staff to BGen Cirilito E Sobejana AFP, Commander of JTF Sulu on Maqy 19, 2018 in Brgy Buanza, Indanan, Sulu.
According to BGen. Cirilito Sobejana, the hand over was facilitated by former Governor Abdusakur Tan of the province of Sulu. After a brief conversation between the MNLF Misuari Faction and the receiving party, the convoy together with the freed policewomen proceeded to Jolo airport where Governor Toto Tan was waiting.
A short debriefing on the two policewomen was conducted at the CAAP Jolo Office. At 10:45am, an Air Force Poker plane carrying the party of Sec Jess Dureza of OPAPP, MNLF Chairman Emeritus Nur Misuari and DGEN Albayalde, CPNP arrived Jolo Airport.
A brief ceremonial handover of the two KVs was done wherein Gov Toto Tan officially handed over the freed KVs to Sec Dureza and Nur Misuari. Thereafter, Sec Dureza’s party together with the two policewomen boarded the aircraft and depart for Davao City to present the two policewomen to President Rodrigo Roa Duterte.
Sec Dureza did the honor of presenting the two to the President at the Tarmac of the Old Davao Airport Terminal.
The witnesses includes Sec Bong Go, Nur Misuari, Gen Galvez (CSAFP), DGen Albayalde (CPNP), BGen Sobejana (Cmdr, JTF Sulu), CSupt Mijares (RD, ARMM). As of now, PO2 Benierose Alvarez and PO1 Dinah Gumahad are undergoing the required procedures. JTF Sulu / MCAG