Primo Murillo is running for Vice Governor of Surigao Del Sur Province in the upcoming Philippine elections. He is running under the Lakas Christian Muslim Democrats (LAKAS) slate. Murillo is expected to appear on the ballot as "MURILLO, DOC PRIMO (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.