President Rodrigo Roa Duterte delivers his speech during the ceremonial confirmation of the Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL) plebiscite canvass results and oath-taking ceremony of the members of the Bangsamoro Transition Authority at the Malacañan Palace on February 22, 2019.

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte waves to the guests during the ceremonial confirmation of the Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL) plebiscite canvass results and oath-taking ceremony of the members of the Bangsamoro Transition Authority at the Malacañan Palace on February 22, 2019. ALFRED FRIAS/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte chats with Mindanao Development Authority Chairman Datu Abul Khayr Alonto on the sidelines of the ceremonial confirmation of the Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL) plebiscite canvass results and oath-taking ceremony of the members of the Bangsamoro Transition Authority at the Malacañan Palace on February 22, 2019. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte chats with one of the members of the Bangsamoro Transition Authority following their oath-taking at the Malacañan Palace on February 22, 2019. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte takes a bow before the guests during the ceremonial confirmation of the Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL) plebiscite canvass results and oath-taking ceremony of the members of the Bangsamoro Transition Authority at the Malacañan Palace on February 22, 2019. ALFRED FRIAS/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO