7 months Poe: What can a retired general offer to solve Metro Manila’s water problems? MB
By Vanne Elaine Terrazola Senator Grace Poe on Wednesday said she wants to find out what retired Lt. Gen. Emmanuel Salamat could offer in solving Metro Manila’s water woes. Senator Grace Poe(ROY DOMINGO / MANILA BULLETIN) President Duterte appointed Salamat as member of the Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) board last July 29, a move he promised last month to the former Armed Forces of the Philippines-Northern Luzon command chief. Poe said she respects Duterte’s decision but said she is interested about Salamat’s qualifications for taking part in the government’s water regulatory agency. “Prerogatiba ng Pangulo, pero nais natin malaman ... more