President Rodrigo Duterte might be mum about what’s protecting him in mattress these previous few days, however he hinted that his years may be numbered.
In a speech on the 140th founding anniversary of the Philippine Chinese Charitable Association Inc. in Manila Wednesday (June 28), Duterte stated he believes he’ll only reside lengthy sufficient to be 77 years previous.
“I am 72. Huwag mo akong bolahin magdating ako ng 80. Kalokohan na ‘yan. I’d be through when I’ll be 77 years old. Time to die,” he stated.
Duterte will flip 77 in March 2022, only a few months earlier than his six-year time period ends on June 30.
Speculation in regards to the President’s well being has swirled since he was absent for 11 days up to now two weeks.
In an earlier speech on Wednesday, Duterte stated he was simply in mattress at any time when he’s not within the public eye however that no person ought to care about what he’s doing.
He additionally stated there ought to be no fuss about what’s going to occur to the nation if he dies because the 1987 Constitution makes it clear that Vice President Leni Robredo will succeed him.