By: Felipe V. Celino
ROXAS City, Capiz – The president of the Liga ng mga Barangays here is eyeing a second term during their election on July 16, 2018 at the headquarters of the Liberal Party in Brgy. Cagay here.
Punong Barangay Virgilio “Yoyo” Santos Jr. of Brgy. Talon is assured of a fresh term as Liga president as not one of his 46 fellow village chiefs will challenge him.
Currently serving his second term as Liga president, Santos, 54, vowed to help fellow barangay officials improve their delivery of the basic services to their respective constituents.
Meanwhile, other village chiefs that filed their certificate of candidacy were Jerico Celino of Brgy. San Jose, vice president; and Rufino Dunton of Brgy. 11, auditor.
Celino is the son of Roxas City mayor Angel Alan Celino.
Candidates for the board of directors are Jocelyn Asis of Lawaan; Luzviminda dela Cruz of Brgy. 2; Moreno Gonzaga of Cagay; Leah Aninang of Olotayan; Roberto Ross Roldan of Adlawan; Alfredo Albaladejo of Tiza; Midelo Ocampo of Milibili; and Reynaldo Magallanes of Baybay.