Pic DND 28Feb2018Five AFP Senior Officers Breeze through the CA, Notable Officials up for Confirmation
(Date Published: 2 March 2018)

The Commission on Appointments (CA), with its Chairman and Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III at the helm, gave its seal of approval for the confirmation of the ad interim appointments and nominations of five senior officials of the Armed Forces of the Philippines during its plenary session held on February 28.

In a distinct privilege accorded to Sen. Risa Hontiveros, Rep. Roy M. Loyola, Chair of the Committee on National Defense, yielded the floor during the last two plenary sessions for the Senator to have the honor to recommend the confirmation of AFP appointees/nominees, on behalf of the members of the committee. READ MORE