The winner in the vice presidential race told that she's willing to support the presumptive president Rodrigo Duterte on his administration. Vice-President-elect Leni Robredo says she is excited to work with Duterte.

Leni to Duterte: 'its my obligation to give 100 percent support to him'

According to Leni in her interview with 24 Oras on Friday, Robredo was asked by Mike Enriquez if she was excited to work with President Duterte.

Leni said, "Oo naman po," then she added, "Klarong klaro po na 'yung taumbayan, talagang binigay 'yung mandato sa ating susunod na pangulo, kay Pangulong Duterte. Obligasyon ko po hindi lang bilang susunod na pangalawang pangulo,"

"pero obligasyon ko po bilang Filipino na ibigay 'yung 100 percent support ko sa kaniya. Kasi 'yung kaniya naman pong success, hindi naman para sa kaniya. Ang success niya para sa buong bansa," Robredo said.

Robredo further explained, "Naging mahirap po 'yung eleksyon, naging very divisive. Kinakailangan pong mag-rebuild tayo bilang isang bansa at kailangan po ni President Duterte 'yung ating tulong lahat."

Based on the official tally, Leni Robredo garnered a total of 14,418,817 votes while Marcos had 14,155,344. Robredo led Marcos by only 263,473 votes.

According to House Majority Leader Neptali Gonzales II, "The proclamation of Rodrigo Duterte and Leni Robredo as the country's next president and vice-president is set on Monday, May 30 at 2 p.m." This announcement was confirmed by Gonzales in a text message to ABS-CBN News Friday night.

On the other hand, presumptive president Rodrigo Duterte already announced that he will not attend his proclamation on Monday.

He did not disclosed any reason why he doesn't want to go to the proclamation day.

(Read Here: Leni to Duterte: 'its my obligation to give 100 percent support to him')

(Read Here: Duterte will not attend his proclamation on Monday, May 30)

(Read Here: Leni Robredo against on Death Penalty: 'Kontra ako sa death penalty')

(Read Here: Winnie Monsod: 'Why am I so sure Leni has won?' the VP race)

What do you think on Leni's statement on regards with her support to President Duterte. Please point your thoughts below

Reference Source(s):Link1, Link2
Image  Source: facebook/LeniRobredoPH | facebook/rodyduterte
Previous Post Next Post