5 months Duterte names Justice Secretary Guevarra officer-in-charge MB
By Jeffrey Damicog Department of Justice (DOJ) Secretary Menardo Guevarra has been designated by President Rodrigo Duterte as officer-in-charge while the chief executive is on an official trip in Japan. Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra (CZAR DANCEL / MANILA BULLETIN) In Special Order No. 528, Duterte stated that he designated Guevarra as officer-in-charge “to ensure the continuity of government service.” “All Acts of DOJ Secretary Guevarra for and on behalf of the President pursuant to this order shall be deemed acts of the President unless disapproved or reprobated by the President,” read the order. With this, the order also directed all ... more