Ex-president GMA to be named Deputy House Speaker

Ex-president GMA to be named Deputy House Speaker

- Former President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo has confirmed that she will be named as Deputy House Speaker for the 17th Congress

- The announcement was made when the former President visited Veterans Memorial Medical Center (VMMC) where she was detained for four years

- Netizens expressed their thoughts about the new port of the former president

Ex-president GMA to be named Deputy House Speaker

After her release from hospital arrest, former President GMA is set to become House Deputy Speaker. Photo by GMA News

Third magic in a row.

Former President and now Congresswoman Gloria Macapagal Arroyo has confirmed on Wednesday that she will be named as Deputy House Speaker for the 17th congress.

The announcement has been made during Arroyo's visit at the Veterans Memorial Medical Center (VMMC) in Quezon City.

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The president said that she was nominated by the Central Luzon bloc.

The former president was detained in the government-owned hospital for four years for corruption charges until the Supreme Court's ruling clearing the former president of the allegations.

Arroyo went to VMMC with former First Gentleman Mike Arroyo to donate dialysis machines when she made the announcement.

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Ex-president GMA to be named Deputy House Speaker

The former President said she was nominated by the Central Luzon bloc. Photo by: Inquirer.net

Meanwhile, 'netizens' are quick to call out the announcement saying that the former President has continuously been performing magic tricks for the past few weeks.

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The House of Congress is believed to be dominated by Arroyo's allies. The former President was also seen during President Rodrigo Duterte's first State of the Nation Address. -Kami Media

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