VP Leni Robredo commends Magalong's sense of accountability

VP Leni Robredo commends Magalong's sense of accountability

- Baguio City Mayor Benjamin Magalong stepped down as the country's contact tracing czar

- This came after the Baguio mayor came under fire for attending a party of Tim Yap in the city

- The party was also attended by many other celebrities and photos and videos from the party went viral

- VP Leni Robredo said that if all officials would show the same strong sense of accountability, the respect of the people in the institution will be boosted

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Baguio City Mayor Benjamin Magalong resigned from his post as the country's contact tracing czar following his attendance at the controversial party of celebrity host Tim Yap in Baguio City.

Yap held a birthday party, which was attended by high profile individuals including celebrities, and Magalong and his wife.

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VP Leni Robredo commends Magalong's sense of accountability
Photo: VP Leni Robredo (@vplenirobredoph)
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His resignation elicited a comment from the Vice President. VP Leni Robredo clearly appreciated what Magalong did.

"Kapag ganito ang mga public officials, 'yung respeto ng tao sa institusyon mabu-boost, na ýung kapag may kasalanan, inaako ýung kasalanan, walang pagdepensa sa sarili," Robredo told CNN.

On ABS-CBN, Robredo stated that Magalong's resignation was admirable.

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DOT Regional Director Ortega did not elaborate on the reason behind his controversial move of addressing Bongbong Marcos as vice president when the duly elected one is Leni Robredo. The lady vice president has been also active on social media and recently, she hailed Mayor Vico Sotto as one of the politicians that she admires the most.

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In another vlog, Ogie Diaz also had a tour of the office of Vice President Leni Robredo. She showed the celeb and manager of Liza Soberano the interiors of her office. She also narrated all the projects that were completed under the office of the vice president. Of course, Ogie did not hesitate to ask about VP Leni's love life, if there is a possibility of someone making her heart beat again.

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