A large tarpaulin congratulating President-elect Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos, Jr. hangs on the facade of the Ilocos Norte provincial capitol building in Laoag City following his proclamation as polls’ official winner by the National Board of Canvassers (NBOC) on May 25, 2022. President-elect Marcos served as Governor of the province from 1983 to 1986 and later from 1998 to 2007. (Photo by Sentinel lensman)