- 1st Filipina Muslim ambassador (2009)
- 1st Filipina Muslim to pass the diplomat career Foreign Service Officers' examination (1979)
"We must disabuse non-Muslims of their pre-judgments about us and Muslims have to fight negative stereotypes"
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