LOOK: Pres. Duterte broke up with VP Robredo through a text message

Have you heard the text serye Vince and Kath which captured the heart of netizens and on December it will be watched in the big screen. The story of Vince and Kath has a similarity with the present situation of President Rodrigo Duterte and Vice President Leni Robredo.


After being hired as Chairman of Housing and Urban Development Coordinating Council through a phone call during a live press conference in Malañang, she was also separated from the said post via text message.

President Duterte gave an order to VP Robredo to stop attending all Cabinet meetings starting Monday through a text message sent by Cabinet Secretary Jun Escavo Jr.

Robero immediately announced on Sunday, December 4 that she will resign step down from her designation in response to the order she received over the weekend.

“Gd afternoon Madam Vice President. Mayor Rody thru Bong Go asked me to relay to you his instruction for you to desist from attending all Cabinet mtngs starting this Monday Dec 5, 2pm. Ty,” stated in the text message.

The said post went viral after former Akbayan Representative Barry Gutirrez published it online with a caption “Q: What do you call a guy who breaks up with you through text? A: In the Philippines? Mr. President.”

Meanwhile, Evasco said that Robredo wasn’t fired, and she was only asked to stop attending meetings.

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But for Speaker Pantaleaon Alvarez, she was fired considering the said situation.

[Source: Inquirer]