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SOURCE: Press and Public Affairs Bureau



11 July 2019 10:47:53 PM

Following the Inter-Agency Coordination Meeting on the SONA 2019 preparatory activities, the House of Representatives Secretariat, headed by Acting Secretary General Dante Roberto Maling, guided officials of the Senate and the Presidential Security Group (PSG) as they conducted a walk through of President Rodrigo Duterte's route within the Batasan Complex on his fourth State of the Nation Address (SONA) on July 22, 2019. The Senate contingent was represented by Director General Antonio de Guzman Jr. of the International Relations and Protocol Office, while the PSG had Task Force Commander Col. Ferdinand Napuli. During the walk through, Maling was accompanied by House Sergeant-at-Arms Gen. (Ret.) Romeo Prestoza, Deputy Secretaries-General Atty. Darren De Jesus, Atty. Arlene Dada-Arnaldo, Engr. Floro Banaybanay and Atty. David Robert Amorin, Atty. Darren de Jesus, and Executive Director Ma. Bernadette dela Cuesta of the Press and Public Affairs Bureau (PPAB). Maling is Chairperson of the Task Force SONA 2019. After the walk through, Maling and Prestoza held a press conference to discuss updates on the SONA 2019 preparations. / Photos by Gilbert Engay/ Caption by Molie Gonzales/ News and Documentation Section-Press and Public Affairs Bureau/ House of Representatives of the Philippines