Ethel Booba on running for office: ‘Politics is not for me’

By: - Reporter
/ 09:34 AM October 12, 2018

Despite her being outspoken about her views on politics and current events, comedienne Ethel Booba still thinks her place is not in government office.

When asked by a netizen if she plans to run for office, the comedienne said, “Politics is not for me.”


In a tweet posted on Thursday, she reminded the public to be wise in choosing their candidates for the 2019 midterm elections.

“Hindi popularity contest ang politika(Politics isn’t a popularity contest). Charot!” she said.

In a separate tweet, a netizen said Ethel’s filing of Certificate of Candidacy (COC) is the only thing she was waiting for.


The comedienne known for her cheeky gags responded: “Masyado nang comedy ang politika natin wag na natin dagdagan ng isa pang katatawanan (Our politics has too much comedy in it already, let’s not add to it already). Charot!”

Ethel is known for her witty political commentaries on Twitter, resulting to catching the attention of many netizens. /je

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