President Rodrigo Duterte’s look on the 41st party of Congressman Karlo Alexei Nograles Saturday (September 2) is proof that he has buried the hatchet with the household he battled with for the management of Davao City for years.
Duterte solely had good phrases and desires for Karlo, who heads the highly effective Appropriations committee within the House of Representatives.
“I hope you stay by my side as we serve the country and work to make lasting and meaningful changes in the Philippines,” the President advised the son of former House Speaker Prospero Nograles.
Duterte stated Karlo has his respect for the work he has carried out for the nation, comparable to selling the welfare of the youth and employees.
The elder Nograles had a bitter political feud with Duterte spanning 30 years. He ran towards the President within the mayoralty elections of 1992 and 1998 however misplaced.
He once more tried his luck within the 2010 elections however was defeated by Duterte’s daughter, Sara.
The animosity between Nograles and Duterte solely resulted in 2015, with the previous House Speaker saying his household will help his erstwhile rival’s presidential bid.