President Rodrigo Duterte asked a question to his favorite reporter Pia Ranada of Rappler about the alleged corruption practices of some media outlets.
During an ambush interview in Malacañang Palace Thursday, President Rodrigo Duterte seemed embarassed the reporters after he discussed his anger to some media outlets.
He challenged one of the reporters present during the ambush interview Pia Ranada to give her personal opinion on the issues faced by ABS-CBN and Inquirer.
But Ranada refuses to answer because of ” conflict of interest” that made Duterte labeled her as “not filipino”
President Duterte also accused Pia Ranada for writing fake news about him.
Duterte said that the articles of Ranada are full of “speculations”
“Ito ang tumaba na rin. Si Pia (Ranada) sa… Ayan sa kakasulat ng hindi totoo,” Duterte said.
Since last month, President Rodrigo Duterte launched attack against ABS-CBN and Inquirer.
He vowed to block the franchise renewal of ABS-CBN while he said that he will reclaim the former government-owned Inquirer.