Oban named DOTC undersecretary - Palace

Posted at 11/24/2012 6:13 PM | Updated as of 11/24/2012 9:53 PM

MANILA, Philippines – Former Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) Chief of Staff Eduardo Oban Jr. has been appointed as the new undersecretary of the Department of Transportation and Communication (DOTC), Presidential spokesperson Edwin Lacierda said on Saturday.

Oban will replace former DOTC Undersecretary Rafael Santos, who was transferred to the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG).

Meanwhile, former National Treasurer Roberto Tan has been named as the new undersecretary of the Department of Finance.