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President Duterte joins Taguig Mayor’s birthday celebration

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte is greeted by Taguig City Mayor Maria Laarni Cayetano upon his arrival at the Globe Auditorium in Taguig City for the Thanksgiving Dinner hosted by the Taguig City Mayor on December 21, 2018. ALFRED FRIAS/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

TAGUIG CITY — President Rodrigo Roa Duterte on Friday, December 21, attended the birthday celebration of Taguig City Mayor, Maria Laarni “Lani” Cayetano held at the Maybank Performance Arts Theater in Taguig City.

President Duterte thanked Mayor Lani Cayetano for her unwavering support to his administration since the first day of his presidency and noted that he is honored to be able to work with a public servant who is “professional, dedicated and selfless.”

The Chief Executive then commended the Taguig Mayor for her steadfast commitment in bringing about genuine and positive change in the lives of the citizens of Taguig.

He also hopes that Mayor Cayetano would continue to inspire more government workers to wholeheartedly pursue reforms that would pave the way for a more just, fair, and honest society.

Duterte also wished her another year filled with warmth, abundant happiness, and love.

After his the speech, the President joined the birthday celebrator and her family for dinner. ### PND