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Sal Panelo era to start on Oct 15


By Prince Golez

Starting Monday, Salvador Panelo will begin speaking for President Rodrigo Duterte.

Panelo is currently Duterte’s chief legal counsel.

In a text message to reporters, the abogado confirmed that he will replace Harry Roque Jr. as spokesperson next week.

Early today Roque, who had filed a leave of absence to travel overseas Monday, said he has not resigned as presidential mouthpiece.

Asked if he knew Panelo was the next spokesman, Roque said: “Ok (let’s) wait for (next) week.”