SOURCE: Press and Public Affairs Bureau
24 March 2018 12:10:12 PM
Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez administers the oath to an estimated 15,000 new members of the Partido Demokratiko Pilipino during simple rites held at the Molave Gymnasium in Molave town, Zamboanga del Sur. The Speaker explains the benefits of federalism to the new Partido Demokratiko Pilipino members and urges them to support federalism because it is a core advocacy of the party. He swears in Zamboanga del Sur Rep. Divina Grace Yu as president of the PDP provincial council of Zamboanga Del Sur, with the lawmaker's spouse Engr. Victor Yu as witness. The Speaker leads PDP members in flashing the party's unity sign after the mass oath-taking. With Alvarez are (from left, bottom right photo) Zamboanga Del Sur Rep. Divina Grace Yu, Molave Mayor Irineo Glepa, Maguindanao Rep. Sajid Mangudadatu and former Zamboanga Del Sur representative, Engr. Victor Yu.