CEBU CITY, Philippines – Undersecretary Ernesto Abella, presidential spokesperson of Philippine President Rodrigo Roa Rody Duterte highlighted the need for Filipinos to do their part in nation-building.
In the Central Visayas leg of the Nation Building Workshop #1 conducted by the Office of Presidential Spokesperson held at Santorini Function Room of Elizabeth Hotel on March 4 Saturday, Abella pointed out, “We the people are the true law, and we must hold ourselves accountable to our dreams, values and noble services for a better Philippines.”
The Presidential Spokesperson also shared that President Duterte won because the majority of Filipinos wanted him to put the Philippines in order by reducing poverty; by addressing corruption, crime and illegal drugs; and to have final and lasting peace inside and in our borders.
He further said that while Duterte is ultimately responsible it is actually the people, the citizens who would build our country.
The whole day event is part of the Cebu Roadshow last week of the Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) of Malacanang Palace which is conducted in the different regions of the country. It was attended by representatives from various sectors in Central Visayas Region.
Though he is the Presidential Spokesperson, Abella was the one who facilitated and served as speaker during the event.
He urged the over a hundred participants and every Filipinos to do what is right and make personal pledges towards a better, progressive and united Philippines.