22 January 2016
President Benigno S. Aquino III administered the oath of office to Department of Justice (DOJ) Undersecretary Emmanuel Leido Caparas who now assumes the top post in the DOJ after the appointment of former Justice Secretary Alfredo Benjamin Caguioa to the Supreme Court.
Acting Secretary Caparas also served as spokesperson of the Department of Justice.
The oath taking ceremony was held at the Rizal Hall of Malacañan Palace.
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