Ampatuan, Shariff Ali Asghar Mama is a candidate running for office in the 2022 Philippine elections. Ampatuan is affiliated with the United Nationalist Alliance. He is campaigning for the position of Municipal Vice-Mayor in South Upi. Ampatuan will appear on the ballot as "AMPATUAN, DATU SARIP (UNA)".
This candidate is running for the position of Municipal Vice Mayor. The vice mayor is responsible for presiding over the sangguniang bayan (municipal council) and signing warrants for expenditures appropriated for its operation, appointing officials and employees of the sangguniang bayan, with exceptions provided in the Local Government Code, exercising the powers and perform the duties and functions of the municipal mayor in cases of temporary vacancy, and assuming the municipal mayor’s office in the event of a permanent one.