Duterte vows to personally supervise distribution of vaccine or medicine vs COVID-19

President Rodrigo Duterte said during his talk to nation on June 15 that he will personally supervise the distribution of vaccine or medicine that will be developed to make sure the Filipino people will get their fair share.

“The only way to fight COVID is vaccine or iyong maybe ‘yung miracle pill that would kill just as an antibiotic would kill a bacteria. But itong virus cannot be killed by antibiotic,” President Duterte said.

“Katawan mo talaga ang mag-produce ng antibodies. Now there is a pill, I hope it’s true na parang lalaban and it can maybe sabi kill the – iyon ang maganda,” he added.

“‘Pag iyon ang dumating, ‘pag available na, mag-order na ako ng — then I will distribute it. I will personally supervise the distribution. Ako mismo. I will supervise the distribution of the — or whatever there is para to guarantee that everybody gets a fair share of the medicines and the medical care,” the President said.