Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. administers the oath of office of re-appointed members of the Board of Directors of Metro Iloilo Water District -- Jessica Salas representing Women Sector and Atty. Juanito Acanto representing Professional Sector -- on Tuesday, December 13, 2016. Salas and Acanto will serve for another six years.
Iloilo Governor Arthur Defensor, Sr. took great pride in the various awards obtained by the Province of Iloilo during his sixth State of the Province Address (SOPA) at the Sangguniang Panlalawigan session hall on Tuesday, October 25, 2016. He also thanked the national government agencies and foreign organizations that have helped his administration get things done especially in the realization of projects which are beneficial to the people.
Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) Director General Sec. Guiling Mamondiong (left) pays Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. a courtesy call on Wednesday, October 19, 2016. Sec. Mamondiong is in Iloilo City for the regional launching of the Barangay Kasanayan para sa Kabuhayan at Kapayapaan (BKK).
Officials of the Integrated Midwives Association of the Philippines (IMAP) headed by their president Corazon L. Paras pay Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. a courtesy call on Tuesday, October 18, 2016. IMAP is having its national convention from October 18-21, 2016 at the Iloilo Convention Center in Mandurriao, Iloilo City.
- James Michael U. Young – Grade 11
- Maria Crischen P. Perono – Grade 11
- Elian Roi H. Ledesma – Grade 10
Governor Arthur Defensor, Sr. attends the Provincial Development Council (PDC) meeting at the Casa Real de Iloilo on Thursday, October 6, 2016. PDC convenes annually to approve proposed projects for the next fiscal year and endorse projects to the Regional Development Council for approval and funding.
Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. (3rd from right) along with Vice Gov. Christine Garin (3rd from left), Board Member Demy Sonza (2nd from left) and Second District Rep. Arcadio Gorriceta (far right) in a pose for posterity with the Parliamentary Delegation from the British Group of the Inter-Parliamentary Union headed by Sir David Amess (2nd from right) after the luncheon hosted by the governor at Hotel del Rio on Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016.
Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. on Thursday (Sept. 22, 2016) met again with the displaced fish vendors from Dingle, Iloilo offering them a win-win solution as regards their problem which they have accepted. The governor met with Dingle mayor Jessie Alecto and other officials recently where he brought the concerns of the fish vendors. The fish vendors have agreed to occupy the two stalls offered by the municipality where they could temporarily sell fish while the public market is under construction.