Palace: President Duterte to serve until 2022 only

DAVAO CITY (July 11) —- Even under the new Constitution being drafted by the Consultative Committee (ConCom) formed by President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, the President’s term will only be until 2022, the Palace reiterated Monday. In a Palace press briefing, Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque, Jr. said the ConCom is set to submit its final draft …

ConCom heeds Duterte’s suggestion to bar him from reelection

MANILA — President Rodrigo R. Duterte, with his irrevocable decision, will be barred from running for President under the proposed Federal Constitution, the Consultative Committee (ConCom) tasked to draft a new charter, said on Tuesday. After the ratification of the proposed Federal Constitution, Duterte shall also call for election of a transition President and Vice …