September 25, 2023
FIRST CORDILLERAN AFP CHIEF — President Ferdinand Marcos, Jr. has appointed Lt/Gen. Romeo Brawner, Jr. (left) as the new chief of staff of the Armed Forces of the Philippines, replacing retiring Gen. Andres Centino. A member of the Philippine Military Academy Class of 1989, Brawner, who traces his roots to Ifugao, is the first Cordilleran to be appointed AFP chief. — Malacañang photo