NIA-R9 Acting Regional Manager Salome N. Layasan together with ZAMBASULTA Regional Office Acting Manager Robert Berni L. Rada II and other key personnel of NIA-9, rendered a courtesy visit on Western Mindanao Command (WESTMINCOM) Commander Lieutenant General Alfredo Rosario Jr. on June 14, 2022 at Western Mindanao Command, Zamboanga City.
On behalf of Lt. Gen. Rosario who was out of town during the visit, the team of NIA-9 was received by the Chief of the Unified Staff, Col. Elmer B. Suderio, and other senior officers of the Command. RM Layasan expressed her heartfelt appreciation for the warmest welcome given to them during the visit.
They have discussed about the present and proposed irrigation projects within Westmincom area, and the impact of the AFP before, during, and after the implementation of the Agency's projects. And ultimately, how NIA and AFP's partnership alleviate the lives of the local farmers in Western Mindanao.