Rodrigo Duterte during a press conference today iterates Alan Cayetano remains to be his vice president and that a post as secretary to the Department of Foreign Affairs awaits him.
Earlier it was reported that a seat at the Department of Justice has also been offered to Cayetano.
However, Ernesto Yasay has been named today to fill in as acting Foreign Affairs secretary for one year while waiting for Cayetano.
Candidates are banned from occupying cabinet seats within a year after elections.
Mayor Duterte after mentioning Tugade as his chosen cabinet secretary for DOTC, calls on Cayetano to join him in the table during today’s press con.
“You are my vice president”, says Duterte to which the crowd cheered.