CA confirms the promotion of 17 AFP general / flag officers, amends Chapter II, Section 5 of the New Rules of the Commission

PASSED. Seventeen Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) general/flag officers snap to attention after their ad interim appointments got confirmed during the Commission on Appointments’ (CA) hybrid plenary session presided over by Senate President / CA Chairperson Vicente C. Sotto III. The CA confirmed their promotions on the same day that their ad interim appointments were continue reading : CA confirms the promotion of 17 AFP general / flag officers, amends Chapter II, Section 5 of the New Rules of the Commission

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CSC Commissioner, 16 AFP generals and senior officers get CA approval

CA NODDED. Civil Service Commission (CSC) Commissioner Ryan Alvin R. Acosta (center) stands firm as he joins Senate President/CA Chairperson Vicente C. Sotto III (left) and National Defense Committee Chairperson Rep. Luis “Jon-Jon” A. Ferrer IV (right) for a photo opportunity after the Commission on Appointments, during its hybrid plenary session , gave its consent continue reading : CSC Commissioner, 16 AFP generals and senior officers get CA approval

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CA gives consent to COA commissioner nomination, approves ad interim appointments of AFP chief and 16 other generals

APPROVED. The Commission on Appointments (CA), in its plenary session, presided over by Senate President / CA Chairperson Vicente C. Sotto III, gave its consent to the nomination of Mr. Mario G. Lipana as Commissioner, Commission on Audit (COA) and confirmed the ad interim appointments of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) Chief of continue reading : CA gives consent to COA commissioner nomination, approves ad interim appointments of AFP chief and 16 other generals

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Twenty-one AFP general and senior officers get CA confirmation

CALL OF DUTY. Twenty-one general and senior officers of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) pose for posterity with Sen. Ronald “Bato” M. Dela Rosa and Commission on Appointments (CA) defense committee chairperson Rep. Luis “Jon-Jon” A. Ferrer IV (center) after their promotions got confirmed at the Commission’s hybrid plenary session presided over by Senate continue reading : Twenty-one AFP general and senior officers get CA confirmation

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CA confirms nominations / ad interim appointments of 24 AFP senior officers

APPROVED. The nominations / ad interim appointments of 24 Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) senior officers were confirmed and given consent to by the Commission on Appointments (CA), in today’s hybrid plenary session, presided over by Senate President/Chairperson of the Commission Vicente C. Sotto III. The CA Committee on National Defense, presided over in-person continue reading : CA confirms nominations / ad interim appointments of 24 AFP senior officers

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JBC member, 19 DFA senior officials and 32 other senior military officers get CA nod

MERIT AND FITNESS CONFIRMED. The Commission on Appointments (CA), in today’s hybrid plenary session presided over by Senate President / CA Chairperson Vicente C. Sotto III,  confirmed the ad interim appointment of Hon. Jose Catral Mendoza as Member, representing the Retired Justices of the Supreme Court, Judicial and Bar Council (JBC), Supreme Court of the continue reading : JBC member, 19 DFA senior officials and 32 other senior military officers get CA nod

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AFP Chief General Faustino, LtGen. Bacarro and 39 other senior military officers pass CA scrutiny

CONFIRMED: HAIL THE CHIEF! The Commission on Appointments (CA) gave its consent to the nomination of Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) chief Lieutenant General Jose C. Faustino Junior to the rank of General and approved the nominations / ad interim appointments of 40 other senior military officers in its hybrid plenary session, presided by continue reading : AFP Chief General Faustino, LtGen. Bacarro and 39 other senior military officers pass CA scrutiny

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Thirty-nine AFP senior officers get CA confirmation, deliberation on MGen. Bacarro’s nomination deferred

SCRUTINIZED. Thirty-nine AFP senior officers stand in a snappy salute at the start of the Commission on Appointments (CA) hybrid plenary session presided over by Senate President / CA Chairperson Vicente C. Sotto III. The CA confirmed their promotions on the same day that their nominations/ad interim appointments were scrutinized at the defense panel presided continue reading : Thirty-nine AFP senior officers get CA confirmation, deliberation on MGen. Bacarro’s nomination deferred

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Twenty DFA senior officials and 40 other senior military officers secure CA nod

CALL OF DUTY. (L) Ambassador to the Federal Republic of Germany Eduardo Eco Kapunan, Jr. and (R) Brigadier General Jose Augusto V. Villareal stand before the Commission on Appointments (CA) in a hybrid plenary session, presided over by Senate President / CA Chairperson Vicente C. Sotto III. The Commission confirmed their appointments together with the continue reading : Twenty DFA senior officials and 40 other senior military officers secure CA nod

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