President Rodrigo Roa Duterte listens to Mayor Evelio Leonardia as the latter delivers his welcome remarks during the 39th Masskara Festival held at the Public Plaza in Bacolod City, Negros Occidental on October 27, 2018.

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte listens to Mayor Evelio Leonardia as the latter delivers his welcome remarks during the 39th Masskara Festival held at the Public Plaza in Bacolod City, Negros Occidental on October 27, 2018. Joining the President on stage are Representative Greg Gasataya, Presidential Assistant for the Visayas Michael Lloyd Dino, former Secretary Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go, and former spokesperson Harry Roque. VALERIE ESCALERA/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO