#HalalanResults: Mujiv Hataman poised to win Basilan congressional race


Posted at May 14 2019 10:39 PM

MANILA—Mujiv Hataman is poised to represent Basilan in Congress, based on partial and unofficial results.

Hataman received 109,173 votes, while his opponent Omar Akbar got 26,293 votes, based on 88.88 percent of election returns of clustered precincts, as of 9:22 p.m. Tuesday. 

Hataman was the last governor of the now-defunct Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, and previously served as Anak Mindanao party-list representative from 2001 to 2010.

View results of the Basilan polls here.