Senate President Pro Tempore Jose Ejercito, Jr speaks during the opening of the Agro-Trade Fair in Pagadian City in Zamboanga del Sur province.
PAGADIAN CITY, Philippines (Mindanao Examiner / Sept. 17, 2011) – Senate President Pro Tempore Jose Ejercito, Jr has pledged more support to the various agricultural projects in Zamboanga del Sur province in Mindanao.
The politician, son of former President Jose Ejercito Sr, was in Pagadian City to as guest speaker to the Agro-Trade Fair which coincided with the 59th Founding Anniversary celebration of the province.
Governor Antonio Cerilles and his wife, Congresswoman Aurora Cerilles welcomed the young Ejercito and his party and praised him for his support to the province.
Ejercito pledged funding allocation for the development of the agriculture sector and provided scholarships for the youth.