"Yes, to be clear: I will run in 2022," Diokno announced with a social media sites message.
" It's hard currently to make a last choice concerning what placement, and I never strove for Head of state or VP, which 1Sambayan has actually chosen me for. Yet I think it's vital that average Filipinos as well as the youth have a voice," the legal representative said.
Yes, to be clear: I will run in 2022. It's difficult currently to make a last decision concerning what position, and also I never ever ...
Resistance union 1Sambayan earlier consisted of Diokno in its list of nominees for president as well as vice president, among five other political leaders.
READ: 1Sambayan names nominees for head of state, VP [https://www.sagisag.com/article/4087/news/1sambayan-names-nominees-for-president,-vp]
A civils rights advocate, Diokno is curved on fixing the nation's justice system.
" Our justice system is not gon na obtain fixed unless people in power see the trouble and also do something concerning it," he claimed. "I have actually been a legal representative for three years, everyday I work with my Free Legal Helpdesk, and I've seen it direct. I know how we should fix our justice system."
Diokno acts as the chair of the Free Legal Support Group (FLAG), a team of human rights legal representatives in the nation. He likewise served as the beginning dean of the De La Salle University of Law.
In 2019, he contended for a seat in the Senate however dropped just in the 21st ranking.