For the 2nd time, former President Benigno ‘Noynoy’ Aquino will not attend the State of the Nation Address of President Rodrigo Duterte.
This was confirmed by Edith Cardenas, head of the Invitations Committee of Task Force SONA.
However, Cardenas did not explain why PNoy will not be attending the second SONA of Duterte.
Former Presidents Fidel Ramos, Joseph Estrada, and Gloria Arroya have confirmed their attendance in the upcoming SONA.
Also invited for the occasion are Vice President Leni Robredo, spouses of lawmakers, Cabinet members, Supreme Court Justices, Diplomatic Corps members, and other special guests.