Student organizations’ officers from various senior high schools in Tacurong City elected from among themselves young officials who will act as counterparts of elected city officials.
They will sit as young officials on August 27 to 30, 2019.
Esmail Guindale of Rajah Muda National High School was chosen as the young mayor while Cedrick Morales of VF Griño National High School will serve as the young vice mayor.
Elected as young councilors are: Allona Amor Sumatra, Chris Raphael Formacion, Leana Jean Dasmariñas, Anthony Porras, Kaye Sanchez, Jeffrey Marcos, and Graciele Marie Alvarez.
Two others were elected as Liga ng mga Barangay President and Sangguniang Kabataan President, namely: Al Hazeer Pipikan and Camille Detablan.
The group of young officials paid Mayor Roncal Montilla a visit earlier today.
The election of young officials is part of the celebration of Linggo ng Kabataan spearheaded by the Sangguniang Kabataan Federation under its president Ma. Cristina Duadua, in collaboration with Rotaract Club of Talakudong.
It aims to raise awareness among the youth about the dynamics of local governance and legislation. (ASF, LGU Information)