Gamboa to represent PCL at the Provincial Board
SILAY City Councilor and former ABS-CBN News Anchor Ryangamboa will represent the Philippine Councilors League after he was elected asthe new president, Thursday.
Gamboa of Love Negros who got 179 voted won over Sagay City councilor Arthur Christopher Marañon of United Ne gr os Alliance who garnered 148 votes.
La Carlota City Councilor Julius Martin Asistio, meanwhile, was elected as vice president of the local PCL running unopposed.
After being elected to the post, Gamboa, a member of local party Love Negros, hopes all the councilors in the province will unite and work together.
Marañon, who meanwhile represents the United Negros Alliance, accepted his loss.
Although the elections were successfully held, the polls was initially delayed after three town councilors of Salvador Benedicto asserted that they will cast their votes again after they dropped blank ballots.
Don Salvador Benedicto town Councilor and ABC president Henry alcor in said that DILG Provincial Director Ferdinand Panes has allowed them tocast their votes again after they explained their sides that they committed an honest mistake when they dropped blank ballots at the official ballot box.*