President Rodrigo Duterte

Manila, Philippines – President Rodrigo Roa Duterte confessed to the public on Monday that his pledge to ride a jet ski to the Spratly Islands and plant a Philippine flag was a “pure campaign joke” in 2016 and even called a “stupid” to those who believed him. “Panahon yan sa kampanya yan. At saka yung [...]

#DuterteDuwag Trending in Twitter, here’s why?

MANILA, Philippines – The term #DuterteDuwag is trending in twitter with more than 30.3k tweets as of this writing. This is due to the statement in a live telecast of Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque that the President Duterte backs out in a debate challenge with retired Supreme Court Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio and instead [...]

GCQ in NCR Plus, possible in May 15, 2021?

Will President Rodrigo Roa Duterte lift the Modified Enhanced Community Quarantine (MECQ) to General Community Quarantine (GCQ) by May 15, 2021? With the current downward trend of active cases, netizens are now asking about the possible relax quarantine classification in the National Capital Region (NCR) and neighboring cities. Graph Source: DOH Covid-19 Tracker The Malacañang [...]

President Duterte gets his first dose of COVID-19 vaccine

Manila, Philippines – President Rodrigo Roa Duterte receives his first dose of COVID-19 vaccine from China’s Sinopharm on Monday, May 3, 2021, alongside Senator Bong Go, his long time aide. In a Facebook live of Senator Bong Go, the President said that he was expecting the COVID-19 vaccination a long time ago. To quote from [...]

#DuterteTraydor Trending in Twitter, here’s why?

Why is the #DuterteTraydor trending in Twitter? MANILA, Philippines – The term #DuterteTraydor is trending in twitter with more than 19,000 tweets as of this writing. This is due to his statement about not going to war with China amid continuing illegal activities in the West Philippine Sea. He likewise said that China is a [...]