President Benigno S. Aquino III is set to administer the oath-taking of 50 newly-appointed generals and flag-officers this Wednesday (May 27).
The oath-taking of 50 newly appointed ranking officers will take place at 10 a.m. at the Rizal Hall, Malacañang Palace.
Leading the newly-promoted flag officers is Vice Admiral Alexander S. Lopez, Western Command head.
Lopez was the appointed Exercise Director of Balikatan Exercises 2015 which was held last April 20-30.
After the ceremony at Malacañang, the honorees will be at Camp General Emilio Aguinaldo, Quezon City for the courtesy call to Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) chief-of-staff. Gen. Gregorio Pio Catapang Jr., at the Tejeros Hall of AFP Commissioned Officers Club.
Arrival honors will be at the General Headquarters Canopy. (PNA)