Duterte to prioritize health and education
President-elect Rodrigo Duterte on Saturday night, he said that the earnings of Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR) will be realigned towards health and education.
Duterte said health and education would be in the top priorities of his administration.
"I will commit all earning sa PAGCOR which runs to billions," he said. "[Ibigay] sa mga ospital, para sa ospital at hospitalization." Duterte stated.
He also said that by solving the problems of the students and teachers, he would have an allotment of PAGCOR funds to education. Duterte are also concerned to those students who live far from there schools in rural areas and wanted them to have more access.
"Dito sa education I will endeavor to build national high schools. No need to walk 30 km to go to school, ako mismo magdala ng eskuwelahan." Duterte said.
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