Have persistent questions on President Rodrigo Duterte’s state of health gotten on his spokesperson’s nerves?
Presidential spokesperson Ernesto Abella appeared sarcastic when he responded to a query on Duterte’s health in the course of the common press briefing in Malacañang.
“Ang alam po natin ay naglalakad na siya,” he stated when requested what the Palace is aware of about Duterte’s nicely being.
“He’s out there and he has already met with the press, he has already met with a number of people. So let’s go by that, okay? Thank you,” Abella added.
The 72-year-old Duterte returned to his public duties on June 17 by gracing the celebrating of the 50th founding anniversary of Agusan Del Norte and assembly with troops in Butuan City.
Contrary to rumors, Duterte joked he was by no means in a coma however was simply in his “kama” (mattress) your complete time he was out of the general public eye.
He stated Vice President Leni Robredo may also take his place in case he dies.