Abdusakur Tan is a Filipino politician. He is currently serving as governor of Sulu Province in Muslim Mindanao Region.
In the May 13, 2019 election, he ran for governor under the ruling PDP-Laban Party and defeated Benjamin Loong of the Philippine Federal Party and two other candidates. He ran for re-election in 2022 and won unopposed.
Complete Name –> Abdusakur Mahail Tan
Nickname –> Sakur
Birth Date –> July 13, 1950 (age 72)
Birth Place –> Jolo, Sulu, Philippines
Wife –> Former Vice Governor Hadja Nurunisah Abubakar
Children – Congressman Samier Tan, Congresswoman Shernee Tan (Kusug Tausug party-list)
College – Notre Dame of Jolo College
Course – Bachelor of Arts
Political Career / Work Experiences
1996 – 2001, 2007–2013, 2016-Present – Governor
2013-2016 – Vice Governor
1987–1992 – Congressman
1981–1987 – Councilor, Jolo Municipality
RELATED: List of Current Governors of the Philippines
See also: Top Government Officials Under Ferdinand Marcos Jr.
See also: Profiles of Philippine Provinces and Tourist Spots