The Kapisanan ng mga Brodkasters sa Pilipinas – Negros Occ. Chapter (KBP), DYAF –Radyo Veritas Global and Negros Press Club in cooperation with the University of Negros Occidental –Recoletos produced “El Gran Debate” at the St. John Marie Vianney Hall at the Bishop’s House Compound in Bacolod City, April 7, 2016 from 5:00 pm to 7:30 pm. This was a presentation of the political platforms of the mayoralty candidates for the City of Bacolod. The three mayoralty candidates are Mayor Monico O Puentevella, Congressman Evelio Leonardia, and Mr. Wilfredo David.
Dr. Carlos Eduardo Legaspi, Jr, UNO-R Director for External Affairs and Mr. Serafin I. Plotria,Jr., KBP-Neg. Occ. Chapter President and part-time faculty of UNO-R acted as Moderators while Mrs. M. Judy B. Legaspi, Secretary to the UNO-R President was the Master of Ceremonies/moderator. The producers of the debate are Rev. Fr. Ireneo Gordoncillo and Mrs. Chona Gosiaoco of DYAF.