VIDEO: Despite last minute Comelec instruction, teachers in a Cebu City school set up EAPP

CEBU City — Just hours away from the opening of the May 9 elections, teachers assigned at a polling place here were informed they need to instantly set up an emergency accessible polling place (EAPP).

In this video, find out how they still managed to assist persons with disabilities (PWDs) exercise their right to suffrage.

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