Duterte to skip proclamation, see his well-wishers instead

(From ABS-CBN News)

Incoming President Rodrigo Duterte will not make a last-minute change of plan to attend his proclamation as the 16th Philippine President, according to incoming presidential peace adviser Jesus Dureza.

Rodrigo R Duterte

Rodrigo R Duterte

In an interview with ANC’s “Dateline Philippines,” Duterte said he will instead stay in Davao City to receive his well-wishers.

Dureza said many of Duterte’s well wishers are not politicians but common people who merely want to share his victory. “They feel they have ownership over his victory and they want to savor that with him. Kaya the President Rody has been spending a lot of time, up to early dawn, attending to all these.” Read More


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