It’s never too late, Arnell
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Arnell Ignacio finally earns a college degree.

“Last graduation ko 1981 high school. Ang tagal ko nag college. 2019 ang graduation.This is truly a masteral of life.”

That’s what Arnell Ignacio posted on Facebook on 12 April, because at 55 years old he’s finally a college graduate, Bachelor Arts in Political Sciende major in Local Government Administration, at University of Makati.

It was an emotional day for Citizen Arnell as he received his diploma. He may have returned to his civilian, celebrity/entrepreneur life but his heart is still clearly in the service of Filipino people. 

Arnell Ignacio receives diploma at the graduation ceremenoy of University of Makati

Arnell Ignacio receives diploma at the graduation ceremenoy of University of Makati

When he was the AVP for Community Relation and Services Department at the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR) and later as Deputy Administrator of the Overseas Workers Welfare Association (OWWA), Arnel had been known for his incorruptible values and his focus in helping Filipinos in need. He helped bring home numerous OFWs in countries like Kuwait, United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia. His clean record as a government servant speaks for himself and earned his unquestionable integrity.

And it is the same values that he found in the representatives of Juan Movement, namely Jun Llave, Nico Valencia and Mark Boado, that made him decide to support their cause to create better Filipinos of us all. Incidentally, it was these very same