Tag: Commission on Appointments (CA)

CA confirms Gibo as DND chief, with 11 AFP officers

(MANILA STANDARD) The Commission on Appointments (CA) confirmed on Wednesday the ad interim appointment of Gilberto Teodoro Jr. as Secretary of the Department of National Defense (DND). The CA also confirmed the appointment of 11 generals and senior officers of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP). Meanwhile, the controversial provision that requires members to…
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PHOTO RELEASE: Jinggoy endorses confirmation of PHL Defense chief

Jinggoy endorses confirmation of PHL Defense chief: Senator Jinggoy Ejercito Estrada endorses the confirmation of Defense Secretary Gilberto Teodoro Jr. in the bicameral Commission on Appointments. In its plenary session on Wednesday, September 13, 2023, Estrada said Teodoro’s impressive credentials as a three-term legislator in the House of Representatives, bar topnotcher, business executive, licensed commercial…
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WATCH | Confirmation of the ad interim appointment of three (3) Foreign Service Officials

COMMISSION ON APPOINTMENTS Manifestation of Support to the confirmation of the ad interim appointment of three (3) Foreign Service Officials: 1. Kira Christianne Danganan Azucena, Non-Resident Ambassador to Niue, in addition to being Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to New Zealand 2. Charlie Pacaña Manangan, Chief of Mission Class I, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the…
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WATCH | Confirmation on the ad interim appointment of Ms. Erlinda Piñera Uy as member of the Judicial and Bar Council – Supreme Court

COMMISSION ON APPOINTMENTS Manifestation of Support on the confirmation of ad interim appointment of Ms. Erlinda Piñera Uy as member of the Judicial and Bar Council-Supreme Court  13 September 2023 Official Social Media Accounts: Facebook & Youtube: @jinggoyestrada Instagram, Tiktok & Twitter: @jinggoyestrada_ Website: www.jinggoyestrada.ph Video: PRIB/ Senate of the Philippines | IG: senateph

WATCH | Confirmation on the ad interim appointment of Mr. Gilberto “Gibo” Teodoro as DND Secretary

COMMISSION ON APPOINTMENTS Confirmation of ad interim appointment of Mr. Gilberto “Gibo” Teodoro as Secretary of the Department of National Defense (DND) 13 September 2023 Official Social Media Accounts: Facebook & Youtube: @jinggoyestrada Instagram, Tiktok & Twitter: @jinggoyestrada_ Website: www.jinggoyestrada.ph Video: PRIB/ Senate of the Philippines | IG: senateph

Brawner, 29 military officers get CA nod

(PHILSTAR) MANILA, Philippines — The Commission on Appointments (CA) has confirmed the ad interim appointment of Gen. Romeo Brawner, the first chief of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) who will have a fixed term of three years in office. Brawner will serve until 2026. While Brawner’s confirmation process lasted more than three hours,…
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Brawner, 29 other AFP generals and senior officers get CA nod

(MANILA BULLETIN) The powerful Commission on Appointments (CA), on Wednesday, August 30, confirmed the ad interim appointment of Romeo Brawner Jr. as the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) chief of staff.  The Commission on Appointments (CA) has confirmed the ad interim appointment of Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) chief of staff Romeo Brawner…
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CA gives nod to two ambassadors

(MANILA TIMES) THE Commission on Appointments (CA) on Wednesday confirmed the nomination and ad interim appointment of two ambassadors and one senior Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) official. The CA confirmed the nomination of Mersole Mellejor as ambassador to Nigeria, with concurrent jurisdiction over Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, the Central African Republic, Ivory Coast, Equatorial…
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CA OKs appointments of 2 envoys, DFA official

(GMA NEWS) The Commission on Appointments (CA) confirmed on Wednesday the nominations of two ambassadors and the promotion of one Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) official. This, after the CA committee on foreign affairs endorsed the following appointments and promotions to the plenary: ·       Philippe Jones Lhuillier – Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary…
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Sponsorship Speech on the Appointment of 7 Officials of the Department of Foreign Affairs as ambassadors

SPONSORSHIP SPEECH  Senator Jinggoy Ejercito Estrada  Chairperson, Committee on Foreign Affairs  Mr. President, distinguished members of the Commission on Appointments, this representation, as your Chairperson of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, presided the very first public hearing of the C.A. for the 19th Congress last August 31, 2022.  This morning, this representation presided one of the…
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