Roque Clarifies that the Nation Address of Pres. Duterte Set Today is Not Cancelled
DUTERTE – Presidential spokesman Harry Roque clarified that the nation address of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte which is scheduled today is not cancelled.
Pres. Duterte is set to speak to the Filipino people today, September 11. It was not mentioned as to whether the President will make an important declaration, will talk about the pressing issues, or what the talk in his nation address will be all about.
Speculations about the topic to be tackled by the 73-year-old President started crossing the surface since yesterday afternoon. As for Senator Leila de Lima, he should be talking about the inflation rate of the Philippines.
Recently, news reports stating that the nation address of the President which is set today is cancelled. After a few minutes, Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque clarified that it is not cancelled.
Based on the social media posts of SunStar Cebu, the Presidential Spokesman expressed that the address will be under a “modified format”. The question of the media will be gathered and Attorney Salvador Panelo will ask it.
The President is reportedly set to go live with Atty. Panelo on PTV4 at 3:15 this afternoon.
President Duterte is set to go live on PTV4 with Atty. Panelo at 3:15 pm. https://t.co/eV6tWQPuau
— SunStar Cebu (@sunstarcebu) September 11, 2018