President Rodrigo Roa Duterte leads the Oath-taking Ceremony of the Newly-Elected PNPAAAI Board of Trustees

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte salutes to one of the newly-elected Philippine National Police Academy Alumni Association Inc. (PNPAAAI) Board of Trustees who took oath before the President in Malacañan Palace on September 20, 2017. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his speech during the oath-taking ceremony of the newly-elected Philippine National Police Academy Alumni Association Inc. (PNPAAAI) Board of Trustees in Malacañan Palace on September 20, 2017, gestures as he vows to improve the welfare of the policemen serving the country. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his speech during the oath-taking ceremony of the newly-elected Philippine National Police Academy Alumni Association Inc. (PNPAAAI) Board of Trustees in Malacañan Palace on September 20, 2017, explains how the country has become a narco-state due to the prevalence of government officials involved in the illegal drug trade. He then vows to address the issue within his term. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte does his signature pose with the newly-elected Philippine National Police Academy Alumni Association Inc. (PNPAAAI) Board of Trustees during their oath-taking ceremony in Malacañan Palace on September 20, 2017. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte does his signature pose with the newly-elected Philippine National Police Academy Alumni Association Inc. (PNPAAAI) Board of Trustees during their oath-taking ceremony in Malacañan Palace on September 20, 2017. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte receives a token from the newly-elected Philippine National Police Academy Alumni Association Inc. (PNPAAAI) Board of Trustees during their oath-taking ceremony in Malacañan Palace on September 20, 2017. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte does his signature pose with the newly-elected Philippine National Police Academy Alumni Association Inc. (PNPAAAI) Board of Trustees during their oath-taking ceremony in Malacañan Palace on September 20, 2017. ROLANDO MAILO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte receives a token from the newly-elected Philippine National Police Academy Alumni Association Inc. (PNPAAAI) Board of Trustees during their oath-taking ceremony in Malacañan Palace on September 20, 2017. ROLANDO MAILO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte does his signature pose with the newly-elected Philippine National Police Academy Alumni Association Inc. (PNPAAAI) Board of Trustees during their oath-taking ceremony in Malacañan Palace on September 20, 2017. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte administers the oath-taking of the newly-elected Philippine National Police Academy Alumni Association Inc. (PNPAAAI) Board of Trustees in Malacañan Palace on September 20, 2017. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his speech during the oath-taking ceremony of the newly-elected Philippine National Police Academy Alumni Association Inc. (PNPAAAI) Board of Trustees in Malacañan Palace on September 20, 2017, gestures as he vows to improve the welfare of the policemen serving the country. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO