By: Germelina Lacorte
05:58 PM December 28th, 2014
DAVAO CITY, Philippines—Mayor Rodrigo Duterte has firmed up speculations over his interest in running for president in the 2016 elections when he said he would forge a coalition government with the Communist Party of the Philippines if ever he were elected as the next president.
During the Dec. 21 episode of his Sunday television program, Duterte said anew that he hoped the coalition government would end the 46-year communist rebellion.
By NewsDeskPH – September 10, 2013
PROF. NUR Misuari is set to talk with Interior and Local Government Sec. Mar Roxas to discuss the Monday morning siege of Zamboanga City by armed members of the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF).
Misuari’s friend, Davao City Mayor Rodrigo, spoke with the MNLF leader over the phone Monday afternoon and later told journalists that a meeting is being arranged between the two.