Appointments body OKs nomination, promotion of 52 AFP officers | Inquirer News

Appointments body OKs nomination, promotion of 52 AFP officers

/ 09:39 PM December 09, 2020

MANILA, Philippines—The Commission on Appointments confirmed the appointments and nominations of 52 officers of the Armed Forces of the Philippines on Wednesday (Dec. 9).

Rear Admiral Ramil Roberto Enriquez, head of the Western Command, which has jurisdiction over Philippine territory in the Kalayaan Island Group in the West Philippine Sea, has been confirmed as vice admiral.


Brig. Gen. Eugenio Hernandez, deputy chief of staff for retiree and reservist affairs, was confirmed as major general.

The AFP’s internal auditor chief, Brig. Gen. Bartolome Vicente Bacarro, a Medal of Valor recipient, was also confirmed as major general.



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The promotion to brigadier general of the following officers were also approved:

Lito Villanueva
Romulo Manuel Jr.
Joannis Leonardi Dimaano
Jose Maria Cuerpo II
Rogelio Ulanday
Wibur Mamawag
Gerry Pulohanan
Jose Narciso

The promotion to colonel of these officers also passed the CA:

Jonathan Obena
Wendell Basat
Richard Rabaca
Arthut Romanillos Jr.
Arnel Bautista
Randy Espino
Hilarion Palma
Luciano Caiman Jr.
Ericson Rosana
Isaclolo Diroy Jr.
Eduardo Monjardin
Jacob Thaddeus Obligado
Gaspar Panopio
Glenn Joy Aynera
Eufracio Malig Jr.
Carlo Franco Pimentel
Fernando Dulawan
Harold Argamosa
Tommy Deliva
Nonilon Lawas
Vince James Bantilan
Norberto Agpay
Roy Anthony Derilo
Esteveyn Ducusin
Arman Mampusti
Nestor Etis
Augusto Padua
Kim Eric Alexander Agatep
Marvel Sabellon
Ferdinand Romano
Gilberto Esteban Jr.
Ronaldo Saragoza
Carlito Lingad Jr.
Emelito Lucero
Jose Tadeo Javier II
Victorino Patricio
Oliver Banaria
Ramilo Trinidad
Gregory Gerald Fabic
Noel Buncab –
Bienvenido Simon Jr.

Edited by TSB
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