- Senator Nancy Binay and Mocha Uson had an intense conversation during the Senate hearing on the spread of fake news
- Senator Sonny Angara tweeted: “Mocha vs Chocolate na ba?”
- Netizens slammed Angara for allegedly making fun of Binay’s dark skin color
Senator Sonny Angara drew criticisms from netizens after describing his fellow Senator Nancy Binay as “chocolate” on his social media account.
KAMI learned about the controversy from PEP.ph.
“Mocha vs Chocolate na ba?” Angara tweeted.
The senator was referring to the intense conversation between Binay and PCOO Assistant Secretary Mocha Uson during the Senate hearing on fake news.
Many netizens slammed Angara for calling Binay “chocolate” and allegedly making fun of her dark complexion.
However, Angara said that he is friends with Binay and that they do not have a problem making jokes about each other.
He added that he and Binay do not take themselves too seriously.
KAMI wants to remind you to think twice before posting on social media!