Omar Akbar is a candidate running in the upcoming 2022 Philippine elections. He is campaigning for a post in Basilan's First District as a member of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan. Akbar is running as an independent, and is unaligned with any political party. Akbar is expected to appear on the ballot under the name "AKBAR, OMAR (IND)".
This candidate is running for the position of Sangguniang Panlalawigan (Provincial Board) Member. A provincial board member is responsible for enacting ordinances and resolutions to appropriate funds for the programs and projects of the province, enacting annual and supplemental appropriations of the provincial government, approving and passing ordinances and resolutions necessary for the function of the provincial government, granting franchises, and approving permits and licenses.
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