Jericho “Koko” Nograles Biography

Jericho Nograles is a Filipino politician. He is currently serving as a congressman who won as nominee of Puwersa ng Bayaning Atleta (PBA) Partylist in the May 13, 2019 election.

Jericho Koko Nograles
Jericho “Koko” Nograles (Photo Credit: Facebook Page)

Personal Information
Complete Name –> Jericho Jonas B. Nograles
Nickname –> Koko
Birth Date –> April 23, 1981
Hometown –> Davao City, Mindanao, Philippines
Trivia –> Koko Nograles is an avid cyclist and competition shooter.

Family
Father –> Former Speaker of the House of Representatives Prospero Nograles
Mother –> Rhodora Burgos Bendigo
Brother –> Cabinet Secretary and Former Congressman Karlo Nograles
Sister –> Margarita
Spouse –> Marseille Navarro Nograles
Children –> 2

Relative: Congressman Juan Fidel Nograles of Rizal Province

Education
College – Ateneo De Manila University
Course – Bachelor of Science in Legal Management
Master – Master of Business Administration, University of Western Australia
Doctorate – Doctorate in Public Administration, Sulu State College

Political Career / Work Experiences
2019-Present – Vice Chairperson, House Committee on Energy
2019-Present – Vice Chairperson, House Committee on Youth And Sports Development
2016-Present – Congressman
* Former Customer Sales Officer, Smart Communications, Inc.

Bills / Laws / Resolutions
House Bill 1532 – AN ACT PROVIDING A FRAMEWORK FOR THE RIGHT TO ADEQUATE FOOD, AND PROVIDING PENALTIES FOR VIOLATION THEREOF

House Bill 2519 – AN ACT INSTITUTING POLICIES FOR THE PROTECTION AND WELFARE OF CAREGIVERS IN THE PRACTICE OF THEIR PROFESSION

House Bill 2520 – AN ACT FOR THE CREATION OF LOCAL BIKEWAYS OFFICE (LBO), ESTABLISHING INFRASTRUCTURE IN RELATION THERETO AND PROVIDING FOR BICYCLE RIGHTS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

House Bill 2521 – AN ACT CREATING THE DEPARTMENT OF SPORTS, DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

House Bill 2522 – AN ACT CREATING THE COCONUT INDUSTRY TRUST FUND, PROVIDING FOR ITS MANAGEMENT AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

House Bill 4513 – AN ACT CREATING THE PHILIPPINE COMMISSION ON CHILDREN, DEFINING ITS POWERS, FUNCTIONS, AND RESPONSIBILITIES, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Advocacy Programs / Stand on Issues
* Voted NO to ABS-CBN franchise application

RELATED: List of Current Congressmen and CongressWomen of the Philippines 2019 – 2022
See also: Top Government Officials under President Duterte
See also: Famous People from Davao City

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