Durano scion unopposed as PCL-Cebu president
July 31, 2013 11:22 am
CEBU CITY, July 30 — Philippine Councilors’ League-Cebu Chapter president Carmen Remedios Durano-Meca was reelected unopposed during the PCL election Monday.
Meca is a daughter of Danao City Mayor Ramon “Nito” Durano.
The PCL election was held at the Cebu Capitol Social Hall and participated in by the councilors of the different municipalities and cities in the province.
PCL national chairman Allan Zulueta, national president Alma Moreno and national secretary general Maybelyn Dela Cruz-Fernandez were present to witness the event.
Meca and her slate had no opponent during the election.
One vote was cast and was presented by PCL interim officer and Pilar Councilor Mercury Fernandez Jr.
Meca, who also celebrated her 35th birthday Monday, said it was the second time in history that the candidates for the PCL election had no opponents.
The other newly-elected officials are vice president Eduardo “Digul” Gullas III (Talisay City), secretary-general Jeffrey Anthony Yapha (Pinamungahan), treasurer Gamaliel Lumapas (Sogod), auditor Irving Gamallo (Samboan), public relations officer Geronimo Almirante (Bogo City) and business manager Julius Alegado (Consolacion).
The board of directors by ranking include Othello Chiong (Naga City), Emmanuel Jo (Balamban), Neal Vergara (Borbon), Erwin Gica (Dumanjug), Rajiv Enad (Minglanilla), Samuel Moralde (Daanbantayan), Nenita Layese (Mandaue City) and Napoleon Enrique Teves (Santander). (PNA)