Journalist and Rappler CEO Maria Ressa, one of the 2021 Nobel Peace Prize winners. Photo: Reuters
Journalist and Rappler CEO Maria Ressa, one of the 2021 Nobel Peace Prize winners. Photo: Reuters

Duterte’s spokesman congratulates Philippine journalist Maria Ressa on Nobel Peace Prize

  • It was the first comment from the Philippine president’s office since the Rappler founder won the award on Friday
  • Spokesman Harry Roque also said some feel that Ressa ‘still has to clear her name before the courts’, referring to her multiple legal challenges

Topic |   The Philippines
Journalist and Rappler CEO Maria Ressa, one of the 2021 Nobel Peace Prize winners. Photo: Reuters
Journalist and Rappler CEO Maria Ressa, one of the 2021 Nobel Peace Prize winners. Photo: Reuters
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