Benjamin Diokno recently revealed that President Rodrigo Duterte has chosen Budget Undersecretary Janet Abuel as officer-in-charge of the Department of Budget and Management (DBM).
Diokno told that Abuel holds a master of laws degree from the University of Sydney in Australia and master’s degree in public administration from the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy in Singapore. Abuel is the DBM undersecretary for the Local Government and Regional Operations Group.
The President on Monday evening appointed Diokno as governor of the BSP. Diokno will inhabit the term of the late BSP governor Nestor Espenilla Jr. whom as supposed to end on July 2023.