Vice Governor Eugenio Jose Lacson yesterday warned of a hoax text message intended to deceive or defraud barangay captains in Negros Occidental.
To those sending the text message apparently out to try to besmirch his
reputation or defraud him, he
said: "nice try".
said the text message received by several barangay captains makes them believe that the vice governor's office can actually give out projects in exchange for P5,000.
has instructed his
staff to tell the barangay captains to disregard such hoax message and if they have any queries, to contact his
office at 09399391922 or 7087018.
Since Sunday until yesterday, barangay captains and former Escalante Mayor Santiago Barcelona have been informing him about the hoax text message, Lacson said.
said Love Negros
, the local political group he
belongs to, had not met yet on its candidates for 2016.
A possible meeting in August would be logical with the filing of Certificates of Candidacy for the 2016 polls set in October this year, he
"Merger talks with the United Negros Alliance
is still an option, but we cannot tell what will happen," he
cannot say yet what post he
will run for in 2016 as he
has to consult his
has always been a partyman, he
It is not known whether he
will seek second term as vice governor, or run as governor, or congressman of the first district of Negros Occidental.*CPG