How narco politics affects Iloilo City

City Mayor Jed Patrick E. Mabilog walks to an event in Barangay Monica, City Proper accompanied by reputed drug lord Jesus “Jing Jing” Espinosa Jr. in this photograph sent by a resident in the area. Mabilog and Espinosa are reportedly close friends, and this is the reason why law enforcement authorities are being forced to go slow on illegal drugs in Iloilo City.