MANILA, Philippines — Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III on Wednesday confirmed that his brother filed a certificates of candidacy (COC) for senator.
A sure Silvestre Bello Jr. ran as senator beneath PDP-Laban on Saturday’s final day of COC submitting.
LOOK: A sure Silvestre Bello Jr. filed his COC for senator beneath PDP-Laban at 8:13 am. To not be confused with Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III, who can also be anticipated to run for Senate beneath the identical get together. | @JEMendozaINQ pic.twitter.com/y9eQTXKjAW
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“Kapatid ko ‘yun, hindi ko naman sya mapigilan,” Bello mentioned in a web based briefing when requested if he know who’s Silvestre Bello Jr..
(He’s my brother. I can’t cease him.)
In response to a query about the opportunity of a alternative, Bello mentioned: “Nandyan ang chance, that’s a chance, kasi depende nga talaga kung ano, what shall be good for our nation.”
(That’s a chance. It is dependent upon what shall be good for our nation.)
Bello is among the many Cupboard members chosen for the preliminary senatorial slate led by the PDP-Laban faction of Power Secretary Alfonso Cusi.
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