Manila Mayor Francisco “Isko Moreno” Domagoso on Wednesday, Oct. 13, bared that his current net worth was around P70 million.
During the Kapihan sa Manila Bay forum, Domagoso said his statement of assets, liabilities and networth (SALN) placed his net worth at “about P70 million, more or less.”
“As far as I am concerned, as of today, since 1998, 23 years of my life in government service, I was never charged of any corruption,” he said.
Domagoso officially announced his bid for presidency in the 2022 national elections last Sept. 22.
He filed his certificate of candidacy on Monday, Oct. 6.
Domagoso’s political career started in 1998 where he was elected as a city councilor of Manila. After serving three terms, he was elected vice mayor in 2007.
In 2016, he decided to run for the Senate but lost.
He was then appointed by President Duterte as chairman of the North Luzon Railways Corporation, and undersecretary at the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD).
In 2019, Domagoso he was elected as Manila mayor.
The Manila mayor has been praised for his major projects focused on clean-up campaign, housing for the poor, and building affordable hospitals, and public schools in the country’s capital.