President Rodrigo Duterte insists he has put his playboy previous behind him, although it might not precisely be out of affection.
In his speech on the Bureau of Internal Revenue’s anniversary Tuesday (August 2), Duterte stated he can’t afford to have a girlfriend contemplating that his month-to-month wage as President is cut up between his two households.
“Kaya huwag kayong magsabi ng mga tsismis na may babae, babae. Kasi ‘pag ka dagdagan ko pa ng isa ‘yan, ang labas ko dito graft and corruption talaga. Sigurado ‘ya,” he stated.
Duterte, nevertheless, nearly confirmed that he did deliver ladies to motels when he was mayor of Davao City.
“Mag-date kami eh ‘di sa motel. Wala ‘yung mga hotel, hotel na… Ito prangkahan talaga. Totoo eh,” he stated.
Duterte’s marriage together with his spouse, Elizabeth Zimmerman, has been annulled. His present companion is former nurse Honeylet Avanceña.