Fact check: President Duterte to take 3-day rest from work

Fact check: President Duterte to take 3-day rest from work

- Earlier, the Palace said that President Rodrigo Duterte will be taking a break from work

- This came from the advice of the President’s friends, colleagues, and doctor

- However, there had been changes from the supposed rest of the President

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Earlier, Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo said that President Rodrigo Duterte will take a three-day break from work.

However, KAMI learned that the plan of President Duterte to take a rest has changed.

As reported by the Philippine Star, the supposed plan of the President was to start his break on Tuesday as per the suggestion of his friends, colleagues, and doctor.

Later on, Panelo said that the President will not be taking a break. Instead, he will be working from his home in Davao City.

"The President has declined the suggestion of well-meaning friends to have a rest for a few days," Panelo said.

"While the demands of pressing work that go along with the highest position of the land are unceasing, the people can rest assured that the President can keep up with the same and is in the best position to know how he can maintain to be on top of his health," he added.

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In a previous report by KAMI, President Duterte challenged Vice President Leni Robredo and offered her a new designation.

President Rodrigo Duterte is the current and 16th President of the Philippines. He had served as the mayor and vice mayor of Davao City for over 20 years.

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