Newsman Teddy Locsin, Jr.—who had served as congressman of Makati's 1st District from 2001 to 2010—has been appointed as the new Philippine ambassador to the United Nations.
The Inquirer reports that Communications Secretary Martin Andanar confirmed the news on Saturday, saying, "The President and former Cong. Teddy Boy Locsin had a talk. Cong. Locsin told me he would release a statement once he returned from an overseas trip next Tuesday."
People had varied reactions to the news of Locsin's appointment. Check them out below: