for peace prize
BY CARLA GOMEZ
Negros Occidental Gov. Alfredo Marañon Jr. yesterday congratulated a Negrense, who is an official of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, and other Filipinos who are members of the OPCW that is this year's Nobel Peace Prize winner.
“It is our great pride that a Negrense, Franz Ontal, head of inspector training of OPCW, is part of the organization that won the prestigious Nobel Peace Prize this year,” Marañon said.
“May Mr. Ontal's feat inspire Negrenses, and motivate others to pursue genuine advocacy work. Our congratulations to Mr. Ontal and the other Filipinos who are members of OPCW,” the governor said.