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Its final, Duterte is not running for president

Breaking News • 01:10 AM Sat Oct 17, 2015
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Edwin Fernandez

COTABATO CITY - Bong Go,in an TV interview, announced at 5 p.m. Friday that Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte is not running for president.Go, Duterte's executive assistant, quoted a an officialstatement from Duterteand A little over two years ago, I posted in the government website over the Internet that I was not interested in the Presidency.Nothing has changed. I am comfortable where I am now.If Inday Sara would want it, she has the choice of running in 2016 or the next election. Personally, the earlier the better. I want to retire. I am tired. Give the presidency to the one who wants it. I don’t. Go also announced that Sara Duterte did not file her candidacy as mayor of Davao City.Go cited two reasons why Duterte did not like to run - Money and Family.

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