Marcos honors wife, all Filipino moms on Mother’s Day

PRESIDENT Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr. expressed appreciation to all mothers, including First Lady Liza Araneta-Marcos, for their compassion and sacrifices this Mother’s Day. 

In a social media post on Sunday, Marcos honored all mothers for their sacrifices that strengthened the family and the society as a whole. 

 “Sa ating mga kahanga-hangang ina, mga single mom, mga tatay na ginagampanan ang papel ng ina, at sa bawat isa na tumatayong ina, nais kong iparating na ang inyong walang sawang pagmamahal at mga sakripisyo ay siyang nagbibigay liwanag sa ating buhay at nagpapatibay sa ating lipunan” he said.

 “Ngayon, ipinagdiriwang natin ang bawat isa sa inyo.”

In a separate post, the President recognized and thanked his wife for her strength, compassion and dedication to defending their family.

He said he and his children are lucky to have the First Lady by their side.

 “To this dear lady, who not only fills our home with love but stands ready to defend her family at any turn — happy Mother’s Day! We are incredibly lucky to have you on our side,” the Chief Executive said.

 “Your strength and compassion not only safeguard our family but also uplift our entire nation,” he added.