Jolo’s Number 1 councilor guns for mayoral post PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 19 March 2016 12:09

By ALLEN ABASTILLAS

The No. 1 Councilor of Jolo, Kerkhar Tan,  was unanimously chosen by the Liberal Party in Sulu as its standard bearer for the mayoralty post in the May 9, 2016 elections.

Prior to Tan’s nomination, there was thorough consultations conducted  in the eight barangays of Jolo with its official leaders and stakeholders together with the family of Gov. Abdusakur “ Totoh” Tan.

Kerkhar Tan is currently the No. 1 Councilor of Jolo. He was formerly a three-term barangay chairman of Asturias. His running mate is Councilor Abdel Razi “Ryan” Amin, son of incumbent Jolo Mayor Hussin U.  Amin.

Meanwhile, Kusug Tausug,  a non government organization (NGO), is helping people of Sulu uplift their economic status in life.

Kusug Tausug is providing livelihood, medical assistance, medical outreach program and financial assistance regardless of religion.

Kusug Tausug is now joining the Partylist race for the national elections. — Allen Abastillas