Mike Rama laments passing of Benhur Salimbangon


Mike Rama paid his final respects to former Cebu Congressman Benhur Salimbangon.

The Cebu City vice mayor made sure to visit the wake of the late politiko, who died at 75 after a bout with cancer. For Rama, he was an idol and mentor.

“Yesterday evening, I paid my respects to my ‘kuya’, Congressman Benhur Salimbangon. His untimely passing is a painful loss not only to me, his family & friends but to many whose lives were touched by his years in public service,” the politiko said.

“We continue to pray for him and for his family during these difficult times.”