Are you ready for the first Presidential debate? Five Presidential candidates (Santiago, Duterte, Binay, Roxas, and Poe) will be attending the debate which will be held at Capitol University in Cagayan de Oro City (Mindanao). Philippine Daily Inquirer and GMA 7 will be in charge of the said Presidential debate. Said event will happen on February 21, 2016 (Sunday).
“This is the first time a presidential debate is being held outside Metro Manila and in Mindanao,” Philippine Star quoted Comelec Chairman Andres Bautista.
Purpose of the said Presidential debate is to make sure that all concerns of Mindanaons are heard by the candidates.
List of confirmed candidates attending the first Presidential debate at Capitol University in Cagayan de Oro City
– Miriam Defensor Santiago
– Rodrigo Duterte
– Jejomar Binay
– Grace Poe
– Mar Roxas