- Isko Moreno got candid with news anchor Karen Davila in a recent interview for the latter's YouTube channel
- In the interview, Karen mentioned how hard the mayor's life was back when he was still young
- Mayor Yorme shared how he started working as a garbage collector when he was only 10 years old
- The Manila mayor further revealed that he has been working every day since he was in grade school
Manila Mayor Isko Moreno recently had a candid interview with ABS-CBN news anchor, Karen Davila for her eponymous YouTube channel.
During the interview, as they were talking about the mayor's early years, Karen mentioned that Isko had quite a hard life. "Ang hirap ng buhay mo noon," Karen remarked.
Mayor Yorme responded with candor and shared how he worked as a garbage collector at the tender age of 10. "10 years old nagbabasura na ako; basurero na ako. Tas sa umaga nagkaklase ako. Umaga, klase. Hapon, trabaho," explained Isko.
Furthermore, the mayor of Manila shared that he has been working every day since then. Isko said, "Every single day of my life since grade 4, trabaho ng trabaho."
He also shared how his work prevented him from studying. However, Isko opined that he was fortunate that he was able to be accepted in really good schools and eventually finish his schooling.
Isko readily admitted that he is still lacking in some areas but he makes up for that by continuously studying and practicing such as his English grammar skills.
You can watch the full video here:
Francisco Moreno Domagoso, professionally known as Isko Moreno, is a politician and former actor from the Philippines. He is currently serving as the mayor of Manila. Prior to being a mayor, he served as a councilor of Manila's first congressional district as well as the city's vice mayor.
KAMI reported that the mayor of Manila was also asked about his former career in show business. Karen asked Mayor Isko if he was still working as an actor, which actress would he want to be his on-screen partner. Isko revealed that he would have liked to work with actress Anne Curtis and Bea Alonzo.
In the same interview, Mayor Isko was asked what his thoughts are regarding his actor son, Joaquin Domagoso. Mayor Yorme revealed that he does not want his children to enter the show business. According to Isko, he does not want his children to be like him who wasn't able to focus on his studies due to his showbiz career.
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