Rizal Hall, Malacañan Palace
March 13, 2018

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte administered the donning of ranks to eight (8) lawmakers who were promoted to reserve officers at the Rizal Hall in Malacañan Palace.

Senator Emmanuel Pacquiao, Representative Bai Sandra Sema, Representative Marlyn Primicias-Agabas, Representative Gwendolyn Garcia, and Representative Roy Loyola were promoted to the rank of Colonel in the Philippine Army.

Meanwhile, Senator Loren Regina Legarda was confirmed as Colonel of the Philippine Air Force (PAF), House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez as Colonel of the Philippine Navy-Marines, and Representative Rodolfo Fariñas as Colonel of the Judge Advocate General Service.

The newly confirmed reserve officers were joined in the event by their families who witnessed the donning of ranks ceremony.

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