Davao City Vice Mayor Paolo Duterte said there is no need for Dabawenyos to declare presidential candidate Mar Roxas as ‘persona non grata’ as the ruling Liberal Party bet is a sure loser in the coming 2016 elections.
His campaign is gasping, said the son of Mayor Rodrigo Duterte, the leading candidate in surveys for presidential preference. Duterte is the standard bearer of the opposition Partido Demokratiko Pilipino (PDP).
In a recent survey covering MetroManila by the Social Weather Station (SWS), Duterte led with 38 percent and Roxas with an emaciated 15 %. Vice President Jejomar Binay and Senator Grace Poe shared the second spot with 21% each.
But the young Duterte shared the sentiment of the Dabawenyos who urged the Davao City Council to declare Roxas as ‘persona non grata’ for saying that Davao City’s claim as a peaceful city is a myth. READ MORE