PRESS RELEASE: Camba assumes as new Army 1002nd Brigade Commander BY ISAGANI P. PALMA
Camp Agaab, Malungon, Sarangani Province (May 31, 2020) – Mayor Atty. Maria Theresa D. Constantino shares a healthy discussion with (left) Major Gen. Reuben S. Basiao, AFP’s 10th Division Chief, and newly installed Army 1002nd Brigade Commander Col. Potenciano C. Camba shortly after the latter assumed command from newly promoted BGen. Adonis R. Bajao, who will reportedly be assigned to a new post of responsibility in Bicol Region, on Tuesday.
Highly commended for holding up his AOR on a peaceful and well-secured environment, Bajao relinquished the command to Camba who is a then deputy commander of the Presidential Security Group (PSG), a former Army (G1) assistant chief of staff for personnel, and a commanding officer of the Army’s 2nd and 3rd (Airborne) Special Forces Regiment. Also a master’s degree holder in Public Management (Major in Dev’t Security) from the Development Academy of the Philippines, Col. Camba, who is among the Philippine Military Academy’s ‘Sambisig Class’ of 1991, also undergone a chain of specialized military trainings in the United States and other foreign countries. (With Keilah Faith F. Pelingon / Photos by Sen Cuayson – MALUNGON INFORMATION OFFICE / MIO News Team/via DM-MINDANAO DESK)