By Billy Begas
Vice President-elect Sara Duterte will be the guest of honor at the inauguration of Speaker Lord Allan Jay Velasco.
“Salamat tunay na kaibigan,” said Marinduque Rep. Velasco on his social media as he announced that Duterte will be the guest of honor at his inauguration.
The inauguration will be held at 3 p.m. on June 26 at the Marinduque Sports Complex in Barangay Murallo, Boac.
Velasco’s membership in the incoming 19th Congress will be his third consecutive term (17th to 19th Congress)
He was also a member of the 15th and 16th Congress. However, he only took his oath as a member of the 16th Congress (2013-2016) on February 1, 2016, after winning an electoral protest.
A concert will be held following the oath-taking ceremony, the announcement said. Kamikazee, Aegis, and Katrina Velarde are expected to perform at the event.