News Release

From the Presidential Spokesperson – On the appointment of Nicanor Faeldon

The appointment of Mr. Nicanor Faeldon as Deputy Administrator III of the Office of Civil Defense is part of the exclusive prerogative of the President.

The President is the appointing authority and Mr. Faeldon, with his new appointment, certainly enjoys the Chief Executive’s trust and confidence.

Mr. Faeldon can discharge his functions even while detained at the Senate.