Malacañang will maintain a “Mindanao Hour” beginning Monday (May 29) to inform the general public of developments within the ongoing crisis in Marawi City in gentle of the declaration of martial legislation in Mindanao.
Presidential spokesperson Ernesto Abella stated “Mindanao Hour” will likely be held each 11 a.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays on the New Executive Building in Malacañang.
He stated he may additionally give further updates throughout his scheduled press briefing each Tuesdays and Thursdays.
On weekends, Abella stated he and Armed Forces of the Philippines spokesperson Brigadier General Restituto Padilla will replace the general public via the Radyo ng Bayan.
“Other guest/s is/are to be set/expected in the future,” he stated.
President Rodrigo Duterte declared martial legislation in Mindanao on May 23 amid the continued conflict between authorities forces and the terrorist Maute group.