Councilor Tan resigns from politics
Councilor Ricardo “Cano” Tan is no longer running for mayor next year.
Tan, who was elected as number one councilor of Bacolod City in the last election, announced this in a press conference recently.
“There is always a time for every purpose,” the former Philippine Football Federation president said.
Tan earlier said he would run for mayor in the 2019 midterm elections under former mayor Monico Purntevella’s political group “Magbinuligay Kita sa Kauswagan
The top city councilor would also not seek reelection, he added.