The influential Mangudadatu clan went out to show their support to their brother’s senatorial bid.
Maguindanao 2nd District Rep. Zajid “Dong” Mangudadatu received an all-out support from his brothers during his fiing of certificate of candidacy for senator on Monday for the 2019 midterm elections. Maguindanao Gov. Toto Mangudadatu, former Buluan Mayor Jhong Mangudadatu, Mayor Freddie Mangudadatu, Assemblyman Toy Mangudadatu, sisters Bai Gegeth Kadalim, Bai Jennah Lumawan, Bai Elizabeth Mangudadatu and other relatives came all the way from Maguindanao to show their support to Cong. Dong.
He will be running uner Partido Demokratiko Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan, and has received support from presidential daughter Inday Sara Duterte and President Duterte himself. PRRD said that Cong. Dong will be a good Muslim representative in the Senate. If he wins, Cong. Dong will be the first Muslim senator in 20 years.