lce1Camp Navarro, Calarian, Zamboanga City – September 18, 2022

Western Mindanao Command Chief, Lt. Gen. Alfredo Rosario, Jr., paid a farewell visit to Zamboanga del Sur Governor Victor Yu and Pagadian Mayor Samuel Co on September 17, 2022.
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Gov. Yu, together with his wife, Zamboanga del Sur 1st District Representative, Congresswoman Divina Grace Yu received the WestMinCom Commander at the Governor’s café in Pagadian City.


Lt. Gen. Rosario, Jr. expressed his gratitude to the local chief executives, other local government officials, and stakeholders from Zamboanga del Sur for their unwavering support of WestMinCom during his stint as the commander of the unit. He also commended the good governance of the local officials. Governor Yu lauded the exceptional leadership of Lt. Gen. Rosario, Jr. which led to numerous successes in the campaign against terrorism and insurgency in the province.


The three-star general also graced the 70th Araw ng Zamboanga del Sur on the same day. The activity was held at the Pavilion Hall, Provincial Government Complex, Barangay Dao, Pagadian City. He was accompanied by Deputy Chief of Staff for Civil-Military Operations Maj. Gen. Gabriel Viray III, Joint Task Force ZamPeLan Commander Brig. Gen. Antonio Nafarrete, 102nd Infantry Brigade Commander Brig. Gen. Leonel Nicolas, and the Command Staff. Lt. Gen. Rosario, Jr. was awarded the Plaque of Special Recognition during the activity.


Also present during the momentous event were Zamboanga del Sur Vice Governor Roseller Ariosa, 2nd District Representative Congresswoman Jeyzel Victoria Yu, 2nd District Board Member Juan Regala, and other guests.


The WestMinCom Commander also took time to pay a farewell visit to Pagadian City Mayor Samuel Co at the latter’s office. The two exchanged words of appreciation and commendation. Pagadian City Vice Mayor Boy Baleleng Fernandez and the city councilors joined Mayor Co in welcoming Lt. Gen. Rosario, Jr.


“I want to spend the remaining days of my military career thanking the people who in one way or the other contributed to the success of my colorful journey as a military officer,” Lt. Gen. Rosario, Jr. said.

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