Messages pour in for NoyNoy to run for President in 2010
Messages started to pour in Tuesday for Senator Benigno Simeon “Noynoy” Aquino III to run for president in 2010, as the September 9 “deadline” for him to declare his political plan draws near.
Radio dzBB’s Denevin Macaranas reported that as of Tuesday morning, letters urging Senator Aquino to run started accumulating in a large drum that a group placed near Aquino’s Quezon City home.“Tumaya ka na Noynoy, pumusta na kami sa iyo (Throw your hat in the ring Noynoy, we placed our bets on you),” one of the messages read, the report said.
Before dawn Tuesday, several motorists and passersby stopped and wrote messages urging Aquino to run.“Tumaya ka na, tataya kami, hindi ka nag-iisa (Take courage now. We have laid our bet on you. You are not alone),” another message read.On Monday night, Aquino had hinted he may make public his political plans earlier than Sept. 9, the 40th day after the death of his mother, former President Corazon Aquino. Placing the drum near Aquino’s house along Times Street was the Tuloy pNOY Movement led by Alex Lacson. >>>>> read more