Duterte daughter poised to win Davao mayoral race


MANILA - Sara Duterte, the daughter of presidential front-runner Rodrigo Duterte, is leading the Davao City mayoral race by a phenomenal margin, according to partial and unofficial results of the Commission on Elections. 

As of May 09, 07:40 p.m., Duterte was leading with 430,598 votes.

Independent candidates Teodoro Mantilla and Kilat Tocante trail with 1,561 votes and 436 votes, respectively.

The initial results are sourced from the Commission on Elections (Comelec) Transparency Server. 

READ: Partial, unofficial results of Halalan 2016 

Duterte is running for mayor under the Hugpong sa Tawong Lungsod party.

She voted at precinct number 416 of Daniel R. Aguinaldo National High School early Monday before indulging fans in photo opportunities and autograph signing.

LOOK: Sara Duterte casts vote in Davao City

Her father, the incumbent mayor of Davao, is leading the presidential race by more than 3 million votes, according to partial and unofficial results of the 2016 national elections as of 7:20 p.m.