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President Duterte attends graduation of granddaughter Isabelle

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and his granddaughter Isabelle recite the San Beda College pledge of loyalty during the San Beda College Alabang Senior High School First Commencement Exercises at the Philippine International Convention Center in Pasay City on May 17, 2018. ALBERT ALCAIN/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

President Rodrigo Duterte attended the graduation rites of granddaughter Isabelle Lovelie Duterte held at the Philippine International Convention Center on Thursday, May 17.

Isabelle, daughter of former Davao City vice mayor Paolo Duterte, was among the first batch of senior high school graduates of San Beda College Alabang.

She graduated under Humanities and Social Sciences (HUMSS) strand.

Isabelle’s parents Paolo and Lovelie Sangkola-Sumera were present during the ceremony.

The President arrived at the PICC Plenary Hall at 9:50 a.m. He was accompanied by Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go and PICC General Manager Atty. Renato Padilla.

Duterte, who is also a San Beda alumnus, allowed several students to take a selfie with him.

Before the end of the commencement exercises, the President went up to the stage and greeted the officers and staff of San Beda College Alabang. PND