Mayor Isko Moreno Orders Removal of Politicians Name from Manila City Schools "Bawal Ang Epal"


Newly-elected and considered as the most popular Mayor in the Philippines today, Mayor Isko Moreno of Manila made headlines anew after he ordered the removal of all politicians name from Manila City Schools and other public places.


Mayor Isko Moreno was quoted as saying "Bawal ang epal. Tigilan na natin 'yan!" He stated that he would not allow "epal" politics to prevail in his city.



The controversial but popular Mayor of Manila said on Tuesday that he ordered during the meeting of the City School Board that all public schools around Manila should remove the names and portrait of any politician.

According to the former Vice Mayor and newly-elected Mayor of Manila, he wanted to distance the students rom traditional politicking.

The actor-turned politician said that he would remove politicians name in all public places within the city of Manila under his watch the local chief executive.

"Huwag natin pulitikahin ang ating mga paaralan. Let’s leave politics to politicians, and our educational institutions to academicians," Domagoso told members of the City School Board.

"Walang epal sa pader ng eskwelahan. Walang epal sa mga basketball court, gymnasium na pinagawa ng mga pulitiko sa loob ng eskwelahan. Bawal ang epal. Tigilan na natin ‘yan," he added.



The Manila Mayor even noted that no politician is exempted from his order, even himself.

In an interview with some reporters, Mayor Isko Moreno Domagoso stated "Pinatatanggal ko lahat ng pangalan, ultimo ang pangalan ko at pangalan ng mga pulitiko, na nakapintura o nakakabit sa mga eskwelahan," the new Manila Mayor told reporters.

Mayor Moreno also noted that "Lahat ng mga naglalagay na pulitiko ng kanilang mga pangalan as if you are immortalizing yourself or as if it is your money, that is not your money. Pera yan ng taumbayan,” he added.


Source: Manila Public Information Office FB Page


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