6 months Piñol offers to resign as Agriculture secretary MB
By Genalyn Kabiling Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piñol has offered to be relieved from his post and assigned to another government post such as the Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA), Senator-elect Christopher Go said Thursday. Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piñol (ALI VICOY / MANILA BULLETIN) Go announced that Piñol was willing to relinquish his post in a letter to President Duterte ahead of his oath-taking in Malacañang Thursday night. “With the best interest of the Department of Agriculture (DA) and its stakeholders in mind, may I request that I be relieved from my present position as Secretary of Agriculture and reassigned to whichever ... more