Prospero Pichay retains post as National Chess Federation of the Philippines president

SURIGAO Del Sur Rep. Prospero Pichay and Cavite Rep. Abraham Tolentino were reappointed as president and secretary general of the National Chess Federation of the Philippines (NCFP) on Tuesday.

Pichay and Tolentino were appointed by a 15-man board that was elected by different stakeholders of chess in the Philippines.

Among the members of the 15-man board that were reelected at the Golden Bay Restaurant in Pasay were former Bayan Muna partylist Rep. Neri Colmenares and Education undersecretary Tonisito Umali.

The board will have a three-year term.

Philippine Olympic Committee second vice president Jeff Tamayo was the poll observer.

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