Iloilo Provincial Government website

Independence Day 2016

Create: 06/13/2016 - 08:59

Photo 1: Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. leads the wreath-laying ceremony at the statue of General Martin Delgado, leader of the revolutionaries of Panay who fought the Spanish colonizers, at the plaza of Santa Barbara, Iloilo after the flag-raising ceremony commemorating the 118th Anniversary of the Declaration of Philippine Independence. Behind him is Santa Barbara Mayor Dennis Superficial.

Photo 2: Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. (at the lectern) administers the oath of office of Mayor Dennis Superficial on June 12, 2016 after he was re-elected to a second term as mayor of Santa Barbara, Iloilo following the flag-raising ceremony commemorating the 118th Anniversary of the Declaration of Philippine Independence. With Mayor Superficial are members of his family.

Photo 3: Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. and Mayor Dennis Superficial of Santa Barbara, Iloilo cut the ceremonial ribbon to open the exhibit "Sugidanon: Ten Epics of the Panay Bukidnon" at the Santa Barbara Centennial Museum on June 12, 2016 following the flag-raising ceremony commemorating the 118th Anniversary of the Declaration of Philippine Independence. Behind them are Santa Barbara Vice Mayor Rema Somo and Board Member Demy Sonza.

Photo 4: Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. exchange pleasantries with Mayor Dennis Superficial and Vice Mayor Rema Somo of Santa Barbara, Iloilo after receiving a gift from the municipal government — a painting of the Santa Barbara Church and Convent by a local artist — after the opening of the exhibit "Sugidanon: Ten Epics of the Panay Bukidnon" at the Santa Barbara Centennial Museum on June 12, 2016 which followed the flag-raising ceremony commemorating the 118th Anniversary of the Declaration of Philippine Independence.