Ali, Cornell crowned as Mr. & Ms. PSA-ARMM 2018

September 20, 2018News Article Ref No.: NL-ARMM-18-031
Mr. Hosni M. Ali and Ms. Sittie Asmalia D. Cornell during the coronation of the Mr. and Ms. PSA-ARMM.

Mr. Hosni M. Ali, Administrative Officer III of PSA-ARMM, and Ms. Sittie Asmalia D.Cornell, Statistical Specialist II of PSA-ARMM, were crowned as the first ever Mr.and Ms. PSA-ARMM during PSA-ARMM’s celebration of the 5th PSA Anniversary,with the theme “Health PSA, Happy PSA”, last September 12, 2018 at PSA-ARMM Regional Office, Cotabato City.

Employees and officials of PSA-ARMM RSSO and PSA-Maguindanao were divided into two groups – Yellow and Blue Teams, for the activities involved in the celebration of PSA anniversary. Ms. Cayang M. Macud, Chief of CRASD, and Mr. Akan G. Tula, OIC-PSO of PSA-Maguindanao, were the Team Leaders of the Yellow and Blue Teams, respectively, with Mr Razulden A. Mangelen, OIC-Regional Director of PSA-ARMM, as the overall supervisor.

OIC-RD Mangelen conducted an Orientation on the Philippine Identification System (PhilSys) among the employees of PSA-ARMM and PSA-Maguindanao during the first part of the program. He presented the different sectios of the Republic Act No. 11055 “An act establishing the Philippine Identification System”. This includes the law’s Short Title, Declaration of Policies, Objectives, Scope and Application, Definition of Terms, Components, Registry Data, Registration, Requirements, among others.

This was followed by the 2018 PSA Quiz Bee which was facilitated by Mr. Abdulbasit E. Abdulsamad, Statistical Specialist II of PSA-ARMM, and Mr. Dynrazil A. Nuron, Statistical Analyst of PSA-ARMM. The quiz was composed of basic concepts and principles of statistics and civil registration, as well as the organizational structre of PSA. The team of Mr. Nurosalam C. Caludtiag, Assistant Statistician of PSA-ARMM, and Mr. Efren P. Maido, Registration Officer II of PSA-Maguindanao from the Blue Team was declared as the champion in this competition.

Moreover, the two teams contente d on Mixed Volleyball and Men’s Basketball on a friendly sports fest, headed by Mr. Delson A. Yusop, Registration Officer IV of PSA-ARMM, during the same day. Yellow team was declared as the winner on both games.

The first ever Search for Mr. and Ms. PSA-ARMM, headed by Mr. Houdine W. Lauban, Contract of Service Worker of PSA-ARMM, was one of the highlights of the one-day anniversary celebration of PSA-ARMM RSSO and PSA-Maguindanao employees. Mr. Ali’s advocacy on the implementation of BOL and Ms. Cornell’s positive outlook and self-acceptance during the question and answer portion have won the judges and audience’s favor. Ms. Cornell, together with Mr. Jelamin G. Ducan, Contract of Service Worker of PSA-Maguindanao, represented the Yellow Team; while Mr. Ali, together with Ms. Asrafhiya A. Diamel, Administrative Aide VI of PSA-ARMM, represented the Blue Team. The Board of Judges was composed of Mr. Tula and Ms. Macud, with the special participation of Ms. Bai Norayah N. Mangelen.

OIC-RD Mangelen expressed his appreciation and gratitude to the committees who facilitated the activities and to the employees who actively participated on this one-day celebration.