- Kris Aquino expressed her gratitude to Pres. Rodrigo Duterte for sending his condolences to the Aquino family
- This, after Duterte released a statement on former Pres. Benigno "Noynoy" Aquino III’s passing
- In his statement, Duterte aired his deepest sympathies to Noynoy’s family members, friends, and colleagues
- Kris then shared with reporters how thankful she is for Duterte’s sincerity
Kris Aquino recently thanked Pres. Rodrigo Duterte for sending his condolences to the Aquino family following former Pres. Benigno "Noynoy" Aquino III’s death.
In an emotional statement she aired in front of media reporters, the actress expressed her gratitude to the current president for showing his deepest sympathies to Noynoy’s family members, friends, and colleagues.
“Maraming salamat kay Presidente Duterte... nararamdaman namin na sinseridad na pagko-condole sa pamilya namin,” Kris said.
In a statement released on Thursday night, June 24, the country’s head said he’s joining the nation in mourning over the passing of the former president.
Part of his statement read, “I express my deepest sympathies to his siblings, Ballsy, Pinky, Viel, and Kris, as well as to all his loved ones, friends and supporters, in this period of sadness.”
“May you take comfort in the knowledge that he is now in a better place with his Creator.”
Kris Aquino, also known as the Queen of All Media, is an actress, product endorser, and television host. She is one of the sisters of former President Benigno "Noynoy" Aquino III and the youngest child of the late politicians, Cory Aquino and Ninoy Aquino.
Noynoy Aquino, on the other hand, was the 15th President of the Philippines. He ran for office after the death of his mother former Pres. Cory Aquino. His "Daang Matuwid" was the slogan of his term.
It was earlier reported that the actress arrived at Capitol Medical Center where former Pres. Noynoy Aquino was hospitalized and died on June 24, Thursday morning. Kris was spotted in a video rushing into the said hospital but did not give a statement.
Aquino sisters also delivered their heartfelt message to former President Noynoy Aquino. On behalf of the Aquino family, Pinky Aquino-Abellada said that no words can express how broken their hearts are right now.
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