MANILA -- Danica Sotto-Pingris and Oyo Boy Sotto took to social media to congratulate their half-brother, Vico Sotto, who was proclaimed on Tuesday as the new mayor of Pasig City.
Vico, who defeated incumbent mayor Bobby Eusebio, is the only son of Vic Sotto with former partner Coney Reyes.
On Instagram, Danica and Oyo, Vic's children with ex-wife Dina Bonnevie, shared their thoughts over their brother's success.
"Maraming salamat sa lahat ng nagbigay ng tiwala, sa mga bumoto, at sa mga nakiisa sa ating laban... maraming, maraming salamat. Sulit po ang pagod at effort natin. Narinig na ng bayan ang ating tinig. Handa na ang Pasig para sa tunay at pangmatagalang pagbabago! Congratulations (Vico)! God is good!" Oyo wrote.
Vic Sotto's long-time friend, Joey de Leon, also expressed his joy for Vico.
"Verified I WOKE UP...AND LIKED THIS! Totoo na ba? Yesss! Congrats VICO! Proud of you! So happy for you Mareng Coney! Pareng Vic, you’re the MAN<" de Leon wrote.
In a recent post, De Leon also joked about the new TVJ, the initials of his trio with brothers Vic and Tito Sotto.
"May BAGONG TVJ na —-TVG! Hmmm magkatunog naman eh—-TITO, VICO & GIAN! Congrats boys," de Leon wrote.
Gian Sotto, the son of Tito Sotto and Helen Gambao, was also proclaimed as the vice mayor of Quezon City.