NHA chief to temporarily assume HUDCC top post
National Housing Authority (NHA) General Manager Marcelino Escalada Jr. will temporarily assume the functions of dismissed Housing and Urban Development Coordinating Council (HUDCC) Secretary-General Falconi Millar, Malacañang said on Monday night.
“In the meantime he [Escalada] will perform [the] functions of [HUDCC] Sec-Gen in addition to his primary duties as NHA GM,“ the Office of Executive Secretary told Palace reporters in a text message.
President Rodrigo Duterte terminated Millar last week for allegedly extorting money from a company to expedite the release of HUDCC’s payment for its financial obligation.
Millar the accusation which he tagged as a “demolition job” against him. /atm
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