Thousands have now gathered at Cagayan de Oro City Hall where the body of former Senate President and City Mayor Aquilino “Nene” Pimentel, Jr. lies in state.
Photo below shows current city officials paying their respects to the man who authored the Local Government Code.
Here’s the full schedule.
Public viewing is now underway at the City Tourism Hall.
Some streets around City Hall are now closed to traffic until Friday.
Pimentel’s body will be flown back to Manila on Friday where he will be buried at Heritage Memorial Park.