President Rodrigo Roa Duterte during the oath-taking of the new Career Executive Service Officers (CESOs) and the conferment of the 2017 Gawad Career Executive Services (CES) at the Rizal Hall of Malacañan Palace on September 27, 2018.

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte arrives at the Malacañan Palace for a series of engagements on September 27, 2018. Accompanying the President is Secretary Christopher Lawrence ‘Bong’ Go of the Office of the Special Assistant to the President. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte shows a gesture of respect as he takes center stage during the oath-taking of the new Career Executive Service Officers (CESOs), the conferment of the 2017 Gawad Career Executive Services (CES), and the 2018 Outstanding Government Workers Awards Rites at the Rizal Hall of Malacañan Palace on September 27, 2018. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his speech during the oath-taking of the new Career Executive Service Officers (CESOs), the conferment of the 2017 Gawad Career Executive Services (CES), and the 2018 Outstanding Government Workers Awards Rites at the Rizal Hall of Malacañan Palace on September 27, 2018, reiterates that he continues to work on fulfilling his promise of getting rid of corruption in the government. RENE LUMAWAG/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte administers the oath to the new Career Executive Service Officers (CESOs) during a ceremony at the Rizal Hall of Malacañan Palace on September 27, 2018. TOTO LOZANO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte strikes his signature pose with Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea and the guests during the oath-taking of the new Career Executive Service Officers (CESOs), the conferment of the 2017 Gawad Career Executive Services (CES), and the 2018 Outstanding Government Workers Awards Rites at the Rizal Hall of Malacañan Palace on September 27, 2018. TOTO LOZANO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO