July 27, 2021
MANILA – Public need not worry about President Rodrigo Duterte’s health, Malacañang said on Tuesday.This, after Duterte, in a video clip during his sixth and final State of the Nation Address (SONA) at the Batasang Pambansa in Quezon City on Monday, appeared to lose his balance.
one of his security aides to hold him.
Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque, in a press briefing at Subic Bay Freeport Zone, said Duterte merely lost his footing because of the slippery carpet.
“Wala pong problema sa kalusugan ni Presidente. Medyo nadulas lang po siya (There’s no problem with the President’s health. He merely slipped),” Roque said. “Siguro dahil linis na linis iyan, eh madulas nang kaunti ‘yung carpet lalo kung ikaw ay naka-leather shoes (Perhaps, the carpet, since it was cleaned, is slippery, especially if you are wearing a leather shoes).” Read More
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