Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte says he will retire when his term ends. Photo: AFP
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte says he will retire when his term ends. Photo: AFP

As Duterte exits Philippine election, will daughter Sara run for president?

  • The leader’s ‘retirement from politics’ comes at a time his daughter, Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio, is topping opinion polls
  • The last time Duterte said he was retiring, he ran for president shortly after, prompting some critics to suggest his latest announcement is an election ploy

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte says he will retire when his term ends. Photo: AFP
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte says he will retire when his term ends. Photo: AFP
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