20, 2018 killing of nine NFSW
members inside Hacienda Nene in Sagay City, Negros Occidental.
Joining the NFSW
, members of KAISAHAN-Batangas expressed their strong opposition to the proposal to remove fees for importing sugar and stopping the SRA from regulating shipments, hence, further opening up the Philippine market for sugar by-products like sweeteners.
According to the NFSW
, the 125,000 hectares covered by the Certificates of Land Ownership Awards (CLOAs) from the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) remain in the hands of big landowners.
Guevarra explained that the government considers the incident in Sagay, which was linked to the reported plot of the communist group to destabilize the administration and oust President RodrigoDuterte, as an"anarchical activity" and"threat to national security." John Milton Lozande, secretary general of NFSW
, raised concern about the repercussions of the DOJ chief's statementto the group of sugarcane workers.
At the time of his death, Ramos was NUPL's secretary-general in Negros Occidental and was assisting the Negros Federation of Sugar Workers (NFSW
) following the killing of its members.
The boy has been identified by the Sagay City Police as the witness in the October 20, 2018 killing of nine members of the National Federation of Sugar Workers (NFSW
) inside Hacienda Nene in Sagay City, Negros Occidental.
Clarissa refers to Singson; Roque to Rolando Rillo, chair of the National Federation of Sugar Workers (NFSW
); Nolie to Noli Rosales, secretary general of Kilusang Mayo Uno-Negros; and Aldren to NFSW
regional vice chair Aldrin Aloquina.
"Among the legal personalities whose faces are on the poster are Karapatan-Negros secretary general Clarizza Singson, Zara Alvarez of the Negros Island Health Integrated Program, UMA secretary general John Lozande, NFSW
secretary general Christian Tuayon, National Union of Peoples' Lawyers-Negros secretary general Benjamin Ramos, Escalante Councilor Bernardino Patigas, Julius Dagatan, Ronald Evidente, Ma Rina Amacio, Rogina Quilop, Lary Ocena and Anecita Rojo," the Bulatlat report said.
The military earlier claimed that the nine victims were recruited by the NFSW
and were brought to the hacienda by federation officials just two days before the carnage.