Imus City, Cavite – The National Historical Commission of the Philippines (NHCP) with the City Government of Imus, and the Provincial Government of Cavite will lead the commemoration of the Araw ng Watawat at the Heritage Park, Alapan II-B, Imus, Cavite on 28 May 2022 in line with the celebration of the 124th anniversary of the Proclamation of Philippine Independence with the theme, “Kalayaan 2022: Pagsuong sa Hamon ng Panibagong Bukas.”

Imus City Mayor Emmanuel Maliksi will lead the wreath-laying rites with the Philippine Navy officiating the rites. Other wreath offerors to the event are NHCP OIC-Executive Director Carminda R. Arevalo, Cavite Provincial Tourism Officer Ms. Elinia Sangalang, and Salute to Clean Flag Movement President Ma. Simeona Cornelia-Pronove.  

Provincial Tourism Officer Ms. Sangalang will deliver the welcome remarks on behalf of Governor Juanito Victor C. Remulla to be followed by the inspirational message of NHCP OIC-Exec. Dir. Arevalo. The culmination of the program will be Mayor Maliksi’s message.

The NHCP is the national government agency mandated to promote and preserve Philippine history through its museums and publications, and preserve the nation’s historical heritage.