Former Tangub City Mayor Philip Tan is now the new elected Governor of Misamis Occidental. Tan beat former governor Loreto Leo S. Ocampos by a wide margin and was proclaimed by the Commission on Elections yesterday, May 14.
He is shown below during his proclamation.
As shown below, Tan had a lead of more than 60,000 votes over Ocampos. Tan’s running mate, Virginia “Jie-Jie” Almonte likewise won handily over Gerard Ramiro.
Watch his proclamation below.
Coincidentally, it would be under his term when construction of Panguil Bay Bridge goes full blast.