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Millennial Vico Sotto takes oath as Pasig City mayor

/ 12:28 PM June 30, 2019

MANILA, Philippines — Ending the decades-old reign of the Eusebios in Pasig City, 29-year-old Vico Sotto took his oath of office on Sunday as he officially began his term as the mayor of one of the biggest cities in the country.

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Sotto took his oath before Commission on Audit (COA) chairperson Michael Aguinaldo at the Pasig City Sports Center, which was filled with Sotto’s family, allies, and supporters.

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His running mate, Pasig City Representative Roman Romulo, also took his oath of office. 

Neophyte mayor Sotto ended the Eusebio clan’s 27-year hold of the mayoral post in Pasig City when he beat incumbent mayor Bobby Eusebio by over 70,000 votes in the recent midterm elections. (Editor: Julie Espinosa)

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