Binay visits Zambo Sur town, asks barangay officials to be united

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PAGADIAN CITY, Zamboanga del Sur, Aug. 29 (PNA) – Vice President Jejomar Binay has urged the barangay officials in the nearby town of Labangan to be united in order to help spur development in their locality.

Binay made the call as he visited on Friday Barangays Upper Pulacan and Campo Islam, Labangan municipality.

Binay arrived around 12:30 p.m. Friday in Labangan from nearby Zamboanga del Norte province.

Binay, upon arrival, attended barangay assembly that was also participated by the officers and members of the military retirees association.

After the assembly, the vice president joined barangays officials, military retirees and residents in a “boodle fight” lunch.

Binay have also met with the members of the Alpha Phi Omega (APO) and officers of the Boy Scouts of the Philippines (BSP)-Labangan chapter after the assembly.

After the meeting, he stood as one of the major sponsors in the wedding of the daughter of Labangan Mayor Marlon Valenzuela.

On Thursday, Binay was in the town of Katipunan, Zamboanga del Norte and have stayed overnight in Dapitan City in the same province.