Sa wakas nakabayad-utang na loob na rin ang kasalukuyang pamahalaang Duterte sa mga Iglesia Ni Cristo® matapos na ma-appoint sa pamahalaan ang kanilang Punong Ministro na si Eduardo V. Manalo bilang "Special Envoy" sa mga Overseas Filipino Workers.-CD2000
MANILA - President Rodrigo Duterte has appointed Iglesia Ni Cristo executive minister Eduardo Manalo as his special envoy for overseas Filipinos concerns.Appointment papers released by Malacañang on Wednesday showed that Manalo shall serve a yearlong term, from January 30, 2018 to January 29, 2019.
President Duterte appoints Eduardo V. Manalo as special envoy for overseas Filipinos concerns @ABSCBNNews pic.twitter.com/4FgyOOhfRo— Dharel Placido (@dgplacido) February 14, 2018
Manalo is the eldest son of the late INC executive minister Eraño Manalo. His grandfather, Felix Manalo, founded the influential religious group.The INC, known for its bloc-voting practice, endorsed Duterte in the 2016 national elections.