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Masyado kayong mayabang! Panelo jeers Lopezes for waiting 4 years before saying sorry to President

Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo thinks the Lopezes’ arrogance is the real reason why ABS-CBN Broadcasting Corp. is on the verge of losing its franchise.

Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo thinks the Lopezes’ arrogance is the real reason why ABS-CBN Broadcasting Corp. is on the verge of losing its franchise.

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Panelo said President Rodrigo Duterte took “personally” what the Lopezes did in the last days of the 2016 campaign to derail his march to Malacanang.

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Panelo could not understand why it took ABS-CBN President Carlo Lopez Katigbak nearly four years since airing the anti-Duterte ad and less than a month before its franchise’s expiration before saying sorry to Duterte.

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“Iyon nga ang sinasabi ni Presidente, alam n’yo na may atraso kayo, may ginawa ba kayo? Wala. Iyon nga ang tinatawag na hubris – masyado kayong mayabang,” said Panelo in a briefing.

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Panelo said it was up to the President whether he would accept Katigbak’s apology in the Senate. “Dapat noon pa nila ginawa ‘yon (pag-sorry)…Na kay Presidente iyon kasi matagal nang nangyari iyon, kumbaga, kung hindi nag-alboruto sa iyo, saka ka lang hihingi ng paumanhin. Na kay Presidente iyon, I don’t know how to respond to that. It’s a personal decision,” he said.

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Katigbak said sorry to Duterte for not airing his campaign ad despite accepting his P2.6 million advance payment (which it refunded weeks after election day) but stood firm on ABS-CBN’s decision to air the anti-Duterte ad paid for by then vice presidential bet Antonio Trillanes despite a temporary restraining order from the court.

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