'Jesse's fate is God's will'

Posted at Aug 23 2012 11:49 AM | Updated as of Aug 23 2012 08:07 PM

MANILA, Philippines - The widow of the late Interior and Local Government Secretary Jesse Robredo on Thursday said her husband's fate was God's will.

"We knew that this was God's will and all we can do is accept it. Jess, all through his life, always said that was is

"Alam namin na ito yung ginusto ng Diyos. Wala tayo magagawa kundi tanggapin. Si Jess althrough his life always said kung ano ang nakatakda yun ang mangyayari. When the accident happened, maluwag sa loob kong tanggapin na yun ang nakatakda para sa kanya," Leni Robredo said in a press briefing.