In a post on Facebook, Duterte said she will be replaced by her brother, incumbent Vice Mayor Sebastian “Baste” Duterte, with lawyer Melchor Quitain as their bet for vice mayor.
“Ngayong hapon wini-withdraw ko ang aking kandidatura sa pagka-Mayor ng Davao City. Si VM Baste ang papalit sa akin. Si Atty. Melchor Quitain ang nominado namin sa pagka-Bise Alkalde. Ito lamang po muna. Maraming salamat po,” the daughter of President Rodrigo Duterte said
DAVAO CITY – Mayor Sara Z. Duterte on Tuesday afternoon withdrew her re-election bid and named her brother, Vice Mayor Sebastian “Baste” Duterte, as her substitute.In a Facebook post, the presidential daughter said her brother, who has also officially backed out of the vice mayoral race, will now be… Read More