Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. inducts the new set of officers of Information Officers of Iloilo (IOI) headed by its president Nereo Lujan (2nd from left) of the Iloilo provincial government’s Public Information and Community Affairs Office (PICAO) at the Casa Real de Iloilo on Thursday, August 20, 2015. Defensor made the statement after he inducted into office the new set of officers of the Information Officers of Iloilo (IOI) and the Association of Government Information Officers (AGIO) Iloilo at the Casa Real de Iloilo on Thursday, August 20, 2015.
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The ceremonial toss to officially start the opening of the First Gov. Arthur Defensor Under 21 Basketball Tournament led by Vice Governor Raul Tupas (3rd from left). ECGARCIA/ CAPITOL NEWSThe First Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. Under 21 Basketball Tournament opened last Saturday, May 16, 2015, at Leganes covered gym in Leganes, Iloilo.
The Old Capitol Building of Iloilo, renamed Casa Real De Iloilo in October 2016, is now considered a National Historical Site by the NHI (National Historical Institute). It is the old edifice fronting the Arroyo Fountain in Iloilo, Philippines.
Iloilo is a province of the Philippines, located in the center of the Philippine archipelago. The province comprises the southeastern part of Panay Island with island-province of Guimaras just across its coast. The capital city of the province of Iloilo is the City of Iloilo, which is also one of the major urban centers in the Philippines. It is nicknamed “the Heart of the Philippines”.