Aquino to campaign for LP’s Maguindanao, ARMM candidates Friday

A+
A
A-

President Benigno Aquino III. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO/MALACAÑANG PHOTO BUREAU

COTABATO CITY, Philippines—President Aquino is scheduled to proclaim on Friday the candidates of the ruling Liberal Party, led by incumbent Maguindanao Gov. Esmael Mangudadatu in Buluan town.

Mujiv Hataman, acting governor for the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, said his office has been preparing other presidential activities, apart from the Buluan proclamation rally that would endorse the candidacies of reelectionist Mangudadatu, his running mate Datu Odin Sinsuat Mayor Lester Sinsuat, and their party line-up.

Hataman said the President would drop by the Office of the Regional Governor complex to lead, among others, in the symbolic inaugural of a new educational building at the Mindanao State University worth P1 billion.

Mangudadatu’s team faces United Nationalist Alliance’s Sultan Kudarat Mayor Tocao Mastura and running mate Ali Midtimbang.

Mangudadatu vowed to muster an impressive crowd on Friday despite tight security imposed by Palace guards and other government forces.

Disclaimer: The comments uploaded on this site do not necessarily represent or reflect the views of management and owner of INQUIRER.net. We reserve the right to exclude comments that we deem to be inconsistent with our editorial standards.

To subscribe to the Philippine Daily Inquirer newspaper in the Philippines, call +63 2 896-6000 for Metro Manila and Metro Cebu or email your subscription request here.

Factual errors? Contact the Philippine Daily Inquirer's day desk. Believe this article violates journalistic ethics? Contact the Inquirer's Reader's Advocate. Or write The Readers' Advocate:

c/o Philippine Daily Inquirer Chino Roces Avenue corner Yague and Mascardo Streets, Makati City,Metro Manila, Philippines Or fax nos. +63 2 8974793 to 94