Gina Lopez to detractors: Fight clean
DAVAO CITY, Philippines (Second update 9:51 pm February 22, 2o17)- Environment and Natural Resources Secretary Gina Lopez told her detractors to stop hurling her accusations for ordering the closure of 23 mines and cancelling 75 mining contracts in watershed areas early this month.
“For my detractors, stop it already. If you’re going to fight at least fight clean,” she said in a video posted on her Facebook account on Wednesday morning.
“Play the game well. If you think what I’m doing is not right at least tell the truth,” she added.
Lopez also admitted that her job is too difficult. “I must say it hasn’t been easy especially with the negativity hurled in all my way tapos hindi pa totoo.”