A day before Election Day, Attorney Remlane Tambuang, the COMELEC Regional Election Director for Region 9, visited the Western Mindanao Command at 9am today, May 12 purposely to keep track on the preparations for tomorrow.
Atty. Tambuang was received by the officers and men of the WestMinCom led by Lieutenant General Arnel B. Dela Vega at the Bautista Lounge of the Command.
In a short meeting, Atty. Tambuang and the WestMinCom leadership ironed out some glitches to ensure the successful conduct of the National and Local Elections 2019.
The meeting was also attended by Brigadier General Cirilo Thomas P. Donato, WestMinCom Deputy Commander for Admin; JTF Zamboanga Commander, Colonel Leonel M. Nicolas; Colonel Leonardo I. Pena, WestMinCom Chief of the Unified Command Staff; and the Command Staff. In his message, WestMinCom chief reiterated that the WestMinCom troops will remain apolitical and non-partisan at all times.
“Again, we encourage everyone to exercise their right to suffrage,” said Lieutenant General Dela Vega.
“Your Western Mindanao Command is here to protect you,” he added.
“We ensure that the NLE 2019 will be an honest, orderly, peaceful and credible one,” LtGen Dela Vega concluded.