Mayor Osmeña’s birthday wish comes true, Alvarez replaced as Speaker


Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña’s wish for his 70th birthday has come true.

The Cebu politiko on July 23 said he hoped that Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez will be replaced.

On the same day, the House of Representatives installed former president and Pampanga 2nd District Representative Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo as the new Speaker.

Alvarez is an ally of Osmeña’s political rival Presidential Assistant to the Visayas Michael Dino.

On a Facebook post, the Cebu City mayor celebrated Alvarez’s downfall.

“Wish granted YAAAAAAAY!” he said.