'Ato Ni Vines' videos with Duterte go viral

Davao City mayor Rody Duterte granted the request of online sensation Ato Ni Vines to appear in their videos, which are viral on Facebook now.


The first clip already got more than 800,000 views as of this posting. In it, Duterte is being asked to comment on singer Zayn Malik, who left the British boy band One Director.

"Nothing is forever" was Duterte's answer.



NOTHING IS FOREVERVine by: ANV w/ Mayor DuterteLIKE - ATO NI VINESSHARE ✔ LIKE ✔ COMMENT ✔Arjay: Sir, unsay ma ingon nimo sa pag-leave ni Zayn Malik sa One Direction?Mayor Duterte: "NOTHING IS FOREVER"
Posted by ATO NI VINES on Saturday, March 28, 2015

In the second video with over 620,000 views, Duterte drives a taxi then gamely poses for a groupfie with ANV members Matt, Lenarr and Arjay.



Coolest mayorVine by: ANV w/ Mayor DuterteLIKE - ATO NI VINESSHARE ✔ LIKE ✔ COMMENT ✔Mayor Rodrigo Duterte driving a taxi. He rides in taxis at nights and makes sure he knows what’s going on in the City.
Posted by ATO NI VINES on Monday, March 30, 2015

Reports said the viral videos were taken in Cebu when Duterte visited the city.