President Rodrigo Roa Duterte with chordoma patient Pio Malvar who was given a chance meeting with the President at Malacañan Palace on August 6, 2018

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte greets the janitors and utility service personnel of Abreeza Ayala Mall of Davao who were given a chance meeting with the President at Malacañan Palace on August 6, 2018. Prior to meeting the President, Sec. Bong Go of the Office of the Special Assistant to the President took them on a tour of Manila and watched a Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) game. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte strikes his signature pose with Sec. Bong Go of the Office of the Special Assistant to the President and chordoma patient Pio Malvar and his family who were given a chance meeting with the President at Malacañan Palace on August 6, 2018. Joining the President is Sec. Bong Go of the Office of the Special Assistant to the President. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte strikes his signature pose with Sec. Bong Go of the Office of the Special Assistant to the President and the janitors and utility service personnel of the Abreeza Ayala Mall of Davao who were given a chance meeting with the President at Malacañan Palace on August 6, 2018. Prior to meeting the President, Sec. Go took them on a tour of Manila and watched a Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) game. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte flashes his signature pose with chordoma patient Pio Malvar who was given a chance meeting with the President at Malacañan Palace on August 6, 2018. Joining the President is Sec. Bong Go of the Office of the Special Assistant to the President. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte flashes his signature pose with chordoma patient Pio Malvar who was given a chance meeting with the President at Malacañan Palace on August 6, 2018. Joining the President is Sec. Bong Go of the Office of the Special Assistant to the President. ARCEL VALDERRAMA/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte shows a gesture of affection to chordoma patient Pio Malvar who was given a chance meeting with the President at Malacañan Palace on August 6, 2018. Before the chance meeting with the President, Sec. Bong Go of the Office of the Special Assistant to the President gave Pio Malvar and his family the assurance of assistance from the government. ARCEL VALDERRAMA/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte greets the janitors and utility service personnel of the Abreeza Ayala Mall of Davao who were given a chance meeting with the President at Malacañan Palace on August 6, 2018. Prior to meeting the President, Sec. Bong Go of the Office of the Special Assistant to the President took them on a tour of Manila and watched a Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) game. ARCEL VALDERRAMA/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO