FORMER president of the Philippines, Benigno Simeon “Noynoy” Aquino 3rd died early this morning today. A member of the family, who asked not to be named pending official announcement, confirmed the news.
According to the source, the former president had been under medication for an illness.
Benigno Simeon Aquino served as the 15th president of the Philippines from 2010 until 2016.
The only son of the late president Corazon Aquino and senator Benigno Aquino Jr. was chairman of the Liberal Party from 2010 to 2016.