Ayaw na sa matanda! Vico Sotto, Isko Moreno dislodge veteran mayors
Voters want flesh blood this time.
Cities in Metro Manila are among the first ones to complete vote counting at the local level, which led to news of new leaders as early as Monday night.
In upset victories, actor Francisco “Isko Moreno” Domagoso dislodged incumbent Mayor Joseph Estrada in Manila, as well as former mayor Alfredo Lim.
Manila mayoralty candidate Isko Moreno now being interviewed here in San Andres Sports complex. He’s expected to be proclaimed winner with Vice mayoralty candidate Honey Lacuna. @gmanews #PusuanAngTOTOO #Eleksyon2019 pic.twitter.com/eJLVqMYLsc
— Vonne Aquino (@vonneaquino) May 13, 2019
In Pasig, millennial politiko Vico Sotto also overthrew the long reign of the Eusebios in his first mayoral bid.
As of 8:15 am, votes for PASIG CITY Mayor-elect Vico Sotto breach 200,000 mark. (He has not yet been proclaimed as of press time.)
— Philstar.com (@PhilstarNews) May 14, 2019
Quezon City Vice Mayor Joy Belmonte also emerged victorious against long-time Congressman Vincent “Bingbong” Crisologo.
— ABS-CBN News (@ABSCBNNews) May 14, 2019
All won with wide margins versus their opponents.