Comelec to proclaim winners in Misamis Oriental today

By By CRIS DIAZ, Executive Editor
May 16, 2019


THE provincial board of canvasser would likely proclaim the winning candidates in the province of Misamis Oriental at 3 p.m. Thursday (today).

Governor Yevgeny Vincente “Bambi” Emano, the incumbent provincial governor, would likely be proclaimed along with the other winners in the midterm election in May13, this year.

Among the candidates to be proclaimed are Emano as governor, Zigzag Pelaez, as Vice Governor, Christian Unabia, congressman First Congressional District, and Juliet Uy, congresswoman Second Congressional District.

The Padayon Pilipino, a regional political party led by Emano, would likely sweep the gubernatorial slate with a total of eight provincial board members in the province’s first and second district. Each district in the province has six regular provincial board members.

Lawyer Aleli Ramirez, provincial election supervisor, said that aside from the usual problems during election day, the election was generally peaceful.

Among the problems encountered during the election day are defected precinct count optical scanner and SD cards was causing delays in the canvassing of votes.



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