President Rodrigo Duterte has not solely promised model new gear for troopers, however he additionally vowed to handle their kids’s training.

In a speech earlier than members of the 602nd Infantry Brigade in North Cotabato Tuesday (June 6), Duterte stated he has created a multibillion-peso belief fund for the training of troopers’ kids.

He appealed to Congress to not contact the belief fund so it can develop.

“Because by the time I’ll get out about 50, sa ano na ‘yan, it’s about 20… It would earn you 6 million, six million four hundred. Hindi na mauubos ‘yang tuition sa mga bata. All over,” he stated.

In jest, Duterte stated the belief fund doesn’t cowl tuition charges for education overseas.

“Pero kung bright, bibigyan kita ng magandang baon. Lalo kung scholar ‘yan,” he stated.