La Carlota youth urged to vote in 2010 election
La Carlota City (26 February) -- Sangguniang Kabataan Federation held an SK Day celebration dubbed as Youth Power, recently, in coordination with the city government and the Commission on Elections (COMELEC). Its theme was "Kabataan Para sa Kinabukasan."
The affair was attended by the young people and their SK officials representing the different barangays of La Carlota City.
SK Federation Pres. Erwin B. Ponce, Jr. welcomed the guests and participants and encouraged the youth to exercise their right of suffrage and participate in the electoral process in the 2010 national and local elections.
During the symposium, Atty. Rudyard Hipe, COMELEC registrar, discussed the importance of the participation of every individual in the coming elections since it will be the first time that automated voting will be implemented nationwide. (PIA/cad) [top]