Jejomar Binay, former Vice President of Noynoy Aquino, the “Father of Makati” and flag bearer of UNA Partylist had been the top choice of Filipinos to be their next President, as per numerous survey bodies since his election as VP in 2010. Numbers had dwindled when scandal after scandal had been released to target his family’s name. He had been lashed with his Makati Office over-pricing issue, his illicit wealth and undeclared assets such as huge haciendas and alleged graft and corruption case. While most of these huge impact information had been trending on news sites, here’s a lighter light on Binay’s life.
Raised in a red light district
He had grown up in Kuli-kuli, Brgy. Pio del Pilar, Makati. This had been the red light district during the early years. It had been told that the young Binay had been collecting trash and “kaning baboy” just to make sure that every day expenses would be met. He and his family had struggled and Binay had noted it was a challenge in his life that he conquered.