Vacancy! ERC spox confirms Sta. Ana resignation
Energy Regulatory Commission Spokesperson, Atty. Rexie Baldo-Digal confirms that the ERC commissioner position is now vacant. The abogada also verified that former commissioner Geronimo Sta. Ana has since left his post in the said agency.
ERC Spokesperson Atty. Rexie Baldo-Digal: Malacañang has already accepted the resignation of Geronimo Sta. Ana as commissioner of the Energy Regulatory Commission. No replacement has reported to office as of today. | @alvinelchico pic.twitter.com/C6wiomuln2
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Digal noted that Malacanang has accepted his resignation immediately. However, the abogada is yet to find out who will replace Sta. Ana in the ERC and noted that his resignation was effective as early as September 15, 2018.
Sta. Ana and his fellow ERC commissioner Josefina Magpale-Asirit was previously suspended for 3 months without pay by the Office of the Ombudsman. They were found guilty of misusing bill deposits.
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