Meet Rodrigo III, Philippine President Duterte's first great-grandson

The child is the first grandson of incoming Davao City Representative Paolo "Pulong" Duterte.
The child is the first grandson of incoming Davao City Representative Paolo "Pulong" Duterte.PHOTO: VICE MAYOR PULONG DUTERTE - OFFICIAL / FACEBOOK

MANILA (THE PHILIPPINES DAILY INQUIRER/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - The Philippines' President Rodrigo Duterte just had his first great-grandson, Rodrigo III.

He is the first grandson of incoming Davao City Representative Paolo "Pulong" Duterte, President Duterte's son. Mr Pulong took to social media on Sunday (June 9) to share the news of the birth of the new member of the Duterte family.

"Hello Rodrigo III. You have made me a grandfather. Let's just accept that. Congrats Rodrigo S. Duterte II, we're even/quits. Thank you to the doctors and nurses for taking care of them," Mr Pulong said on Facebook, referring to his own son.

Mr Pulong's post was accompanied by a photo of the newborn being held by the nurses.

Rodrigo III is the son of Mr Rodrigo "Rigo" Duterte II, Mr Pulong's son.