Philippines: Duterte plans major reshuffle in law enforcement agencies


Presumptive President-elect Rodrigo Duterte said early Thursday morning that he will implement a massive government revamp the moment he assumes office at noontime of June 30.

Rodrigo R Duterte

Rodrigo R Duterte

A fuming Duterte told reporters that the agencies to be affected by the shake-up will include the Philippine National Police (PNP), the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI), and the Bureau of Corrections (BuCor).

“There will be a massive reshuffle so I am putting a notice now to everybody. Lahat kayong mga taga-Muntinlupa (All of you from Muntinlupa), you ship out. Be ready. Magbalot na kayo (Pack up),” Duterte said in a press conference which rambled for more than two hours. Read More

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