Photo of NAIA employees playing games at work goes viral

The past few days haven’t been good for NAIA.

Screenshot of photo as posted on the Filipino Patriotism Facebook page


The Philippine Daily Inquirer's Jaymee Gamil reports that the photo of two women playing video games behind the counter at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (Naia) while a long line of passengers are waiting to be assisted has gone viral on social media, racking over 4,000 shares and 1,000 comments on Facebook as of Monday (October 21).


According to the report, the photo was originally posted on the blog Fashion Pulis ( on Sunday, October 20. The photo, which was credited as "courtesy of a Fashion Pulis reader," eventually became viral on Facebook when it appeared on the Filipino Patriotism page.


NAIA sources quoted in the report said the employees in the photo "were workers at a Philippine Overseas Employment Administration counter on the north wing of Naia Terminal 2" who were supposed to process the overseas employment certificates of departing overseas Filipino workers. The sources said the employees involved have already been notified that their misdeed was caught on camera.


For more on this story, log on to

Recommended Videos
Share this story with your friends!

Help us make better!
Take the short survey

Read more stories about

Latest Stories

Load More Stories