If the latest report is true, then former Assistant Secretary of the Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) Mocha Uson's resignation was also fake news.
An insider from the Malacañang Palace told INQUIRER.net that the sexy dancer-turned-blogger, who confirmed her exit and even called it a "sacrifice" last week during a Senate hearing, was actually terminated by President Rodrigo Duterte.
Mocha claimed that some solons are stalling the PCOO budget, which led her to step down from the post. She also adressed her detractors, saying "Dadalhin ko ang laban sa Senado at Kongreso. Hindi ito katapusan ng laban." This sparked rumors of the woman behind "pepederalismo" (with friend Drew Olivar) running in next year's elections.
Social media was quick to respond to the revelation that Duterte fired Mocha: