Aiza Seguerra, Liza Dino get gov't positions


Posted at Aug 12 2016 01:35 PM


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MANILA – Couple Liza Diño and Aiza Seguerra are the latest celebrities to be given positions in the Duterte administration.

In a text message to ABS-CBN News, Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella said Diño has been appointed as chairperson of the Film Development Council of the Philippines (FDCP) for a period of three years.

Seguerra, on the other hand, is the new chairman of the National Youth Commission for a three-year term, as previously reported.

Aiza Seguerra, bagong National Youth Commission chairman

Diño is set to replace current FDCP chairman Briccio Santos. 

Seguerra, on the other hand, will take the place of former NYC chairman Gio Tingson, who led the agency from 2014 to 2016. 

Diño and Seguerra have been vocal supporters of President Rodrigo Duterte even before the 2016 elections. -- With a report from Willard Cheng, ABS-CBN New