Issue of November 3, 2019
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President asked to grant NCIP management of BIBAK area
by Ofelia C. Empian

The National Commission on Indigenous Peoples has requested the Office of the President to name and designate the agency that will oversee the administration and management of the Bibak (now Bimaak) compound.

The NCIP Commission en banc through Resolution08-01- 2019 it has requested for the administration and management of the 5,000-square meter lot at Harrison Road, Baguio City and be given the authority to allow the developmentof the lot for the creation of the Cordillera Cultural Center.

NCIP Commissioner for Region 1 and Cordillera Gaspar Cayat said the Office of the President already received the request.

“The nearest office that should be mandated to handle that is the NCIP because this is a reserve for the indigenous peoples or Bibak group,” he said.

Bibak stands for Benguet, Ifugao, Bontoc, Apayao, and Kalinga while Bimaak stands for Benguet, Ifugao, Mountain Province, Abra, Apayao, and Kalinga.

Cayat said he has already talked with Baguio Mayor Benjamin Magalong who promised his support for the NCIP’s management of the area.

Nakausap ko na po si Mayor Benjie Magalong ng Baguio City na bibitawan nila iyong pag-claim nila and in fact on Sept. 18, he promised that he will help the NCIP perfect the ownership of that for our IP brethren,” he said.

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