‘Selfie’ with the President

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte grants a photo opportunity with guests during the launch of the Bangsamoro Transition Commission at the Waterfront Insular Hotel in Davao City on February 24, 2017. TOTO LOZANO/Presidential Photo


President Rodrigo Roa Duterte extends his well-wishes to the newly-wed couple Senior Inspector Alvin Hosmillo and Senior Inspector Alnieza Kinang-Hosmillo during the reception at the Astoria Regency Convention Center in Zamboanga City on February 12, 2017. The President is one of the principal sponsors for the Kinang-Hosmillo nuptials. The couple caught the public’s eye after Hosmillo made a public proposal to Kinang who was among the aide-de-camp of the President during an event at the Police Regional Office 13 sometime in October last year. ALBERT ALCAIN/Presidential Photo

Solemn moment

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte spends a solemn moment at the grave of his mother Soledad ‘Nanay Soling’ Duterte at the Davao Catholic Cemetery to commemorate her death anniversary on February 4, 2017. KARL NORMAN ALONZO/ Presidential Photo

Miss U bets help NGO pack 3,600 meals for pregnant, lactating women

MANILA, Jan. 18 (PNA) — While some Miss Universe are enjoying the cool breeze and warmth of Cordillerans in Baguio City Wednesday, others are in Manila to support a non-government organization to help deliver around 3,600 meals to women in need. At least 56 candidates gathered at the Conrad Hotel in Pasay City to help …

PICTURES: PRRD Visits Wake of Captain Clinton Capio

President Rodrigo Duterte visits the wake of the late Captain Clinton Capio at the mortuary of the Libingan ng mga Bayani in Fort Bonifacio on January 16, 2017. Capio, a Philippine Military Academy Class 2006, was killed in a clash with the Abu Sayaff members last Thursday. KING RODRIGUEZ/ Presidential Photos

ASEAN Commemorative Coin

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) Governor Amando Tetangco Jr. unveil the commemorative coin for the Philippines’ Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) chairmanship for 2017 during a ceremony at the SMX Convention Center in Davao City on January 15, 2017. RENE LUMAWAG/Presidential Photo

Cheers to stronger ties

CHEERS TO STRONGER TIES. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe raise their glasses for a toast during the State Banquet at the Rizal Hall in Malacañan Palace on January 12, 2017. Also in the photo are (leftmost) Honeylet Avanceña, Akie Abe (second from right) and (rightmost) Senate President Aquilino ‘Koko’ Pimentel III. ALBERT ALCAIN/Presidential Photo