- Alex Gonzaga apologized to Mayor Edwin Olivarez for calling him “mandurugas” during a campaign sortie
- Mayor Edwin Olivarez accepted Alex Gonzaga’s apology
Actress and comedienne Alex Gonzaga has apologized to Mayor Edwin Olivarez for describing him as “may pagka madugas” during a campaign sortie for a party list she was endorsing.
Gonzaga personally went to see Mayor Olivarez at his office to offer her apologies.
“Alex Gonzaga personally apologized to Mayor Edwin Olivarez here at the Parañaque City Hall. Mayor Olivarez said no hurt feelings and understood that everything is just politics. ‘I appreciate na personal tayong nagkita today,’ Olivarez said. | via @mjfelipe”
LOOK: Alex Gonzaga personally apologized to Mayor Edwin Olivarez here at the Parañaque City Hall. Mayor Olivarez said no hurt feelings and understood that everything is just politics. "I appreciate na personal tayong nagkita today," Olivarez said. | via @mjfelipe pic.twitter.com/dLnf1iga3a
— ABS-CBN News (@ABSCBNNews) May 23, 2019
Mayor Olivarez accepted Gonzaga’s apology and even appreciated the actress making the effort to visit city hall.
There had been reports that Alex Gonzaga would be banned from the city of Parañaque after the video of her insulting the mayor surfaced. Gonzaga also faced criticisms from netizens who called her out for her tactlessness.
So totoo pala na persona non grata na si alex g sa parañaque?? So sa clark airport nalang din siya pwede? Chz
— Charmaine Joy Gapaz (@charmainegeee) May 20, 2019
Pogi ne Xian dito sa picture niya,shooting sa AXMovie niya, with Alex, my bago name se Alex sa Paranaque,PERSONA NON GRATA, Noon pa I don't like her attitude, maganda lang iyan sa harap mo but she talk be hide u back, she is spoil brat kind of actress, subra OA,bastos Bibig,Lol!
— Leria Workman (@LeriaWorkman) May 20, 2019
Thank you Alex G. For saying sorry. Uyyy di na siya persona non grata hahaha!
— ♥J.E.M. ♥ (@EngJem22) May 24, 2019
Bakit hindi kasuhan c Alex Gonzaga dahil isa itong artista.
— Buboy (@Buboy63049965) May 23, 2019
Yan buti naconcencia ka, sa mga sinasabi mo alex, matanda ka na, kaya lumagay ka sa edad mo. Huwag kang mayasdong maarte, advise ko lang sa yo, para iwas ang gulo dito sa mundo, god bless u
— Myrna Desamero (@DesameroMyrna) May 23, 2019
I hope u already learned yr lesson Alexy girl!
— Dora D Explorer (@SilbiDora) May 23, 2019
punyeta ka maayos pamamalakad ng mayor namin at tapat na nag lilingkod pano mo nasasabi mga bagay na yun pakyu ka PLASTK
— Cutieness18 (@cutieness18) May 23, 2019