Recently elected Governor Joeben Miraflores cheerfully congratulated the newly elected officials in Malay in an oath taking ceremony yesterday.
The Governor mentioned the new set of officials led by Malay Mayor John Yap and Vice Mayor Wilbec Gelito and the members of the Municipal Council.
Miraflores led the initiation of the oath taking.
Meanwhile, included in his speech is the good news of the continuing increase in the number of tourists’ arrivals within the first few months of the year.
The Governor also mentioned about the protection and preservation of the island, and added that they have a number of projects for Aklan, particularly in Boracay.
One of the projects is the construction of a new route from Tangalan to Ibajay for an improved travel to the island.
A new bridge for Kalibo was also cited.
Moreover Miraflores extended his gratitude to the Malaynons because he always won in the area since he became a candidate.