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One year ban on appointing losing candidates ends today

The one-year ban prohibition on appointing losing candidates during the 2016 national and local elections ends today, May 9. Article IX, Section 6B of the 1987 Constitution stipulates that “No candidate who has lost in any election shall, within one year after such election, be appointed to