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Tuesday, 07 May 2013 10:46

The late Mayor Cesar Cortez Climaco’s bronze bust made by Filipino sculptor Tomas Concepdon was brought to Fort Pitar for blessing and unveiling yesterday around 6:30 a.m.

From Fort Pilar, the bust was brought around the city for the Zamboanguenos to see.

“It is a way to remember one historical event in our ciudad. How the late mayor have fought for Zamboanga, even for the country as well, against Marcos’ regime,” said Sonny Juaquin Cortez, nephew of the late mayor.

“His (late Mayor CCC’s) face on the bust seems sad, maybe because some of our fellow Zamboanguenos unrato lang pwede olvida ef cosa ele ya hace para no de aton ciudad,” Cortez said

His son. Dr. Cesar Climaco, Jr, who is running for congress (District 1) was also there thankful and honored for the bust made in remembrance of his late father. He was grateful because of the warm feeling he felt from the Zamboanguenos.white roaming around the city.— KCL