The electoral candidates swear to strictly abide the rules and regulations promulgated by the Commission on Elections (COMELEC) and vowed to abstain from doing anything that can deter and impede the conduct of honest, orderly and peaceful elections (HOPE) in the province.
They also affirmed to support and upheld the advocacy for a clean and orderly electoral process for the forthcoming national and local elections.
Western Mindanao Command Chief Lt.Gen. Benjamin Dolorfino of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) meanwhile urged all the candidates to pursue their candidacy honestly and civilly.
He advised them to capitalize on their qualifications and strengths and avoid exploiting the shortcomings of other candidates so that undue animosity can be prevented.
The covenant of peace signing was jointly initiated by the 103rd brigade of the AFP, the provincial COMELEC and the provincial police office. (Apipa P. BagumbaranPIA-Marawi City) [top]