80,000 expected at PDP-Laban rally in NegOcc


An estimated 80,000 people will come to watch the Partido Demokratiko Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan campaign rally in Victorias City, Negros Occidental on Friday.

Ronwald Munsayac, campaign spokesman, said the rally will be held at the Victorias City Coliseum and grounds.

Munsayac said the rally will start at 2 p.m.

President Rodrigo Duterte and his guest seven candidates are expected to join the rally.

PDP-Laban’s Senate slate is composed of Senator Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III, former Bureau of Corrections chief Ronald de la Rosa, former presidential aide Christopher “Bong” Go, Maguindanao Rep. Zajid Mangudadatu (2nd District), and former presidential political adviser Francis Tolentino.

The guest candidates include re-electionist senators Sonny Angara, JV Ejercito, and Cynthia Villar, former Interior Secretary Rafael Alunan III, folk singer Freddie Aguilar, Taguig Rep. Pia Cayetano, and Ilocos Norte Governor Imee Marcos.