ORANI, Bataan – The municipal government of this first class town led by Mayor Benjie Serrano, Jr. is hosting the very first “Inter-Municipality Elected Officials Basketball League 2014” on December 7, 2014 .
Mayor Serrano said this friendly competition among the elected local government officials throughout the province will be held at the Orani Multi-Purpose Gym. “This is open to all our elected officials from the barangay and municipal levels up to the provincial level,” Serrano told local newsmen.
Every town is required to have only one team to represent their municipality. However, the Orani Team will just be a guest team because they are the host town, the third-termer mayor added.
Said tournament has the full support of Bataan Governor Albert Garcia; the Bataan Chapter of the following: League of Municipalities led by Dinalupihan Mayor Maria Angela Garcia, Vice Mayors League headed by Abucay Vice Mayor Kristine Dela Fuente, Philippine Councilors League headed by BM Manny Beltran; Bataan Association of Barangay Captains, and the Sangguniang Bayan of Orani headed by Vice Mayor Godofredo Galicia Jr.
Deadline for the submission of team line-ups to Mr. Dante Cruz at the municipal hall of Orani will be on or before November 18, 2014.
“This is one means of relaxation for our hardworking officials aside from creating camaraderie among ourselves,” Serrano concluded.Recently, Mayor Serrano led friendly ball games in different towns and villages in Bataan.