Jaime Magbanua is a candidate running for office in the 2022 Philippine elections as a member of the Lakas Christian Muslim Democrats. Magbanua is hoping to be elected and take on the role of Vice Governor in Capiz. On the ballot, he will appear under the name "2 MAGBANUA, JAMES MITANG (LAKAS)".
This candidate is running for the position of Vice Governor. The governor is responsible for serving as presiding officer of the sangguniang panlalawigan (provincial board), appointing all officials and employees of the sangguniang panlalawigan aside from those appointments prescribed in the Local Government Code of 1991, and taking over as governor for the remaining years in a term in the event of permanent vacancy, therefore exercising all powers and functions of the provincial chief executive.