Actor turned politician Jhong Hilario won as councilor of the first district of Makati City for the third time.
The former “It’s Showtime” host garnered 121,111 votes, according to the Commission on Elections data as of May 10, 2022, 11:02 A.M. The city of Makati has had 100 percent of local votes counted.
“Maraming maraming salamat po sa lahat ng patuloy na nagmamahal at sumusuporta. Patuloy po ang pagseserbisyo ng Hilario,” he wrote on an Instagram post.
On the photos he shared on social media, he was accompanied by his wife when his win was proclaimed by City Board of Canvassers in Makati.
Along with Jhong, Abby Binay and Monique Lagdameo were also proclaimed as Makati’s Mayor and Vice Mayor, respectively.