Find out who’s Duterte’s pick as BARMM regional prosecutor


By James Hernandez

President Rodrigo Duterte has picked a new regional prosecutor for the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao.

Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra said he received on Tuesday (July 13) from Malacanang the appointment of Prosecutor V Rohairah Ampuan Lao as BARMM regional prosecutor.

The appointment was made following the retirement of former BARMM Regional Prosecutor Ramy Gulling.

Aside from Lao, Guevarra also received the names of 29 other prosecutors who have been appointed and promoted by Malacanang.

The list includes newly appointed City Prosecutor Jennifer Balboa-Cahig for Baybay City, Leyte.