Casquejo appointed Comelec commisioner

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Jun 20 2018 12:36 AM

MANILA - President Rodrigo Duterte has appointed Marlon Casquejo as a commissioner of the Commission on Elections (Comelec), an appointment paper released Tuesday showed.

Casquejo will replace Christian Robert Lim, who retired in February.

Lim served as the acting chairman of the poll body after former Comelec chief Andres Bautista stepped down from his post in October 2017.

Prior to his appointment, Casquejo was the assistant regional election director of Comelec-Davao.