Treñas wins re-election by 133,139 votes

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Popular radio blocktimer Jun Alojado Capulot has failed to unseat incumbent Mayor Jerry Treñas.

According to the Commission on Elections’ Transparency Server reprsenting 100 percent of Iloilo City’s election returns, Treñas (NUP) got 187,691 votes while Capulot (PRP) had 54,552.

The third candidate, Vicente Ang (IND), received 767. (

Treñas thanked the people of Iloilo City for their trust and confidence.

The city mayor got the backing of the Iglesia in Cristo a few days before Monday’s elections.

“The endorsement of Iglesia ni Cristo is the most sought by candidates. I saw candidates from the opposing camp when we went to the minister to ask for their endorsement. I am very thankful for their endorsement and support,” he said.