The officialdom of the Municipality of Lamut have chosen Senator Nancy Binay as the Guest of Honor and Speaker on the grand opening of the town fiesta,” RAMBAKAN 2014”, on April 2, 2014.
Senator Nancy who garnered the highest vote during the 2013 National and Local Elections is the Sister of Jejomar “Jun-Jun” Binay, Jr. City Mayor of Makati, who willingly accommodated Lamut as its sister municipality.
Senator Nancy is the daughter of the Vice President of the Philippines, Hon. Jejomar Binay, Sr. who is from Cagayan Valley.
Binay’s family is from the indigenous tribe of Gaddang. Who were believed to be the first migrants who occupied the plains along the Lamut River. The historical episode ascertains that their family belongs to the community of Lamut, Ifugao. # Rosito B. Malingan