The Commission on Elections board of canvassers in Ilocos Norte has proclaimed reelectionist Matthew Manotoc, and political newcomer Sandro Marcos as the winners of the province’s polls on Tuesday, May 10.
Matthew is the nephew of presumptive president Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. Sandro is his eldest son.
Manotoc, son of Senator Imee Marcos, garnered 229,161 votes against veteran politician Rodolfo “Rudy” Fariñas’ 82,136.
Meanwhile, Sandro wins the Congressional seat for the first district congressional race, with 108,423 votes against Ria Fariñas’ 83,034 votes.
Other members of the Marcos clan who won were Cecilia Araneta Marcos, who got a second term as vice governor of Ilocos Norte, winning a landslide number of 267,896 votes against Michael Ramones who garnered 8,254.
Eugenio Angelo Barba was also proclaimed as Batac City Mayor against the incumbent Jeffrey Jubal Nalupta by a landslide.