As President Rodrigo Duterte delivered his first SONA and here are some of his powerful message to the Filipino:
Finger-pointing is not the way of honorable men.
This will be a clean government.
In this quest I will put at stake my honor, my life, my presidency.
Courage knows no limits, cowardice does.
He who is the cause of the cause is the cause of them all.
My administration shall implement a human rights-based approach to development and governance.
All of us want peace, not the peace of the dead, of course, but the peace of the living.
I will now announcing a unilateral ceasefire with CPP/NPA.
Processing time in issuing permits and licenses shall be reduced.
The bona fide media has always been our partner for change.
Amendment of the 1996 Passport Law to lengthen the validity of the passports from the current 5 years to 10 years.
I also directed the newly-created DITC to develop a National Broadband Plan to accelerate the deployment of fiber optic cables and wireless technologies to improve internet speed.
For those who have valid reasons to complain against corruption, the gates of Malacañg are open.
WiFi access shall be provided at no charge in selected public places.
We shall intensify our war against human traffickers and illegal recruiters that prey on our migrants.
As long as I am President, there will be no demolition without relocation.
I have directed the DSWD to provide rice subsidies to the poorest Filipino families every month.
The government will also provide universal health insurance for all Filipinos.