Acting Mayor Baste leads celebration of Araw ng Kagitingan in Davao City


Davao City Acting Mayor Sebastian “Baste” Duterte led Friday, April 9, the commemoration of the Araw ng Kagitingan in the city.

Duterte was joined by Davao City Police Office (DCPO) chief Police Col. Kirby John Kraft and Task Force Davao Commander Col. Consolito Yecla in the wreath laying ceremony at the Veteran’s Memorial Monument along Freedom Park.

The multicultural prayer was led by Bagobo-Tagabawa Tribe Deputy Mayor Sheirelle U. Anino, Iranun Tribe Deputy Mayor Pamikiren P. Ayunandatu Arumpac, Jr., and Fr. Emmanuel Gonzaga.

Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio has been on leave from April 6 up to Saturday, April 10. She is in Singapore for “personal health management.”