Speech of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte During The 10th Eastern Mindanao Command Anniversary

SPEECH OF PRESIDENT RODRIGO ROA DUTERTE DURING THE 10TH EASTERN MINDANAO COMMAND ANNIVERSARY [Naval Station Felix Apolinario, Panacan, Davao City | 26 August 2016]   Kindly sit down. Salamat. You know, I thought we nearly lost our Defense Secretary. There was a Cabinet meeting about four days ago and we were discussing the vacancy sa… […]


Speech of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte During The Oath Taking Of Newly-Appointed Generals And Flag Officers

SPEECH OF PRESIDENT RODRIGO ROA DUTERTE DURING THE OATH TAKING OF NEWLY-APPOINTED GENERALS AND FLAG OFFICERS [Rizal Hall, Malacañan Palace | 23 August 2016]   This is really not part of the program. Pagkatapos mag-alis lang ako parang, umalis lang ako parang wala. So as usual, same downstairs. I’d like to congratulate the Chief of […]


The 2016 State of the Nation Address (Bisaya)

State of the Nation Address of Rodrigo Roa Duterte President of the Philippines To the Congress of the Philippines Session Hall of the House of Representatives [Delivered at the Batasang Pambansa Complex, Quezon City on July 25, 2016] (VISAYAN VERSION)   Daghang salamat.  Tuguti ko na magpakaimpormal sa inyuha. Inyo man na matikdan adunay naa […]


Speech of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte During The Oath Taking Of Newly Appointed Officials

SPEECH OF PRESIDENT RODRIGO ROA DUTERTE DURING THE OATH TAKING OF NEWLY APPOINTED OFFICIALS August 15, 2016 (5:29 – 5:43 p.m.) Malacañan Palace  Magandang hapon po. Wala na sanang iba, but I said I wanted to just give you a few words. Alam mo, I was elected on just three messages to the people. One, […]


The 2016 State of the Nation Address (Filipino)

State of the Nation Address of Rodrigo Roa Duterte President of the Philippines To the Congress of the Philippines Session Hall of the House of Representatives [Delivered at the Batasang Pambansa Complex, Quezon City on July 25, 2016] (FILIPINO VERSION) Salamat. Ipermiso ninyo akong maging impormal. Mapapansin ninyo na ang tatlong lalaki sa nakaangat na […]


Speech of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte at NSFA in Panacan, Davao City

PRESIDENT RODRIGO ROA DUTERTE QUESTION AND ANSWER WITH THE MEDIA August 7, 2016 (1:37 – 2:22 a.m.) Camp Panacan, Davao   PRRD:  Come here. If you have questions, I’d be happy to answer you. ‘Di ka talaga palapitin ni … (Laughs). Hindi nagkukumpiyansa iyong sundalo sa iyo. Hindi ka pinapalapit eh. Q:  Good morning, Mr. […]


Speech of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte during his visit to AFP Central Command in Cebu

Speech of  President Rodrigo Roa Duterte  during his visit to the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) Central Command Headquarters  [Delivered at Bondad Hall, AFP Central Command Headquarters, Camp Lapu–Lapu, Cebu City on August 5, 2016]   Can you give the order of tikas pahinga? Kindly. Thank you. Secretary Delfin Lorenzana; Secretary Michael Lloyd Dino […]


President Rodrigo Roa Duterte’s Speech During a Wake Visit To Killed-In-Action Soldiers

PRESIDENT RODRIGO ROA DUTERTE’S SPEECH DURING A WAKE VISIT TO KILLED-IN-ACTION SOLDIERS Naval Forces Eastern Mindanao, Panacan, Davao City 07 August 2016 (NOTE: EDITED VERSION)   I would like to address myself to the Communist Party of the Philippines. I would like to talk to you about the rules of war. Kasi po if it is to your […]


Speech of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte during his visit to Camp Gen. Macario B. Peralta, Jr. Jamindan, Capiz

SPEECH OF  PRESIDENT RODRIGO ROA DUTERTE  DURING HIS VISIT TO 3RD INFANTRY (SPEARHEAD) DIVISION, PA, CAMP GEN. MACARIO B. PERALTA, JR, JAMINDAN, CAPIZ 05 August 2016   Secretary Delfin Lorenzana; Secretary Michael Dino, Presidential Assistant; General; Visaya; Lt. Gen. Edgardo Año, General Harold Cabreros, galing lang siya sa akin, kaalis lang; [inaudible]; Undersecretary Arthur Tabaquero, […]


Speech of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte during the State of Mindanao Environmental Summit

SPEECH OF PRESIDENT RODRIGO ROA DUTERTE DURING THE STATE OF MINDANAO ENVIRONMENTAL SUMMIT 2016 “OYA MINDANAW!” Ateneo de Davao University, Jacinto St., Davao City 04 August 2016   Secretary Gina Lopez; Secretary Emmanuel Piñol of the Department of Agriculture; the Presidential Spokesman, Spokesperson Ernesto Abella; Fr. Joel S.J., President of the Ateneo University; Archbishop Romulo […]