Senator Koko Pimentel and Maymay Entrata hail from the same province.
Newly-hailed Pinoy Big Brother big winner Maymay Entrata was congratulated by Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III who praised her “compelling, fun, boisterous, and exciting” attitude while she was still inside the Big Brother house
"Maymay is a role model who will serve as a source of pride and inspiration for our young people aspiring to enter the world of entertainment,” the senator said, who is also from Cagayan de Oro.
The senator added that “poverty is not a hindrance to attain fame and fortune as she bested a group that included celebrities and regular housemates."
The announcement of PBB Lucky Season 7’s big winner was made last Sunday, March 8.