Former Senator Francis 'Kiko' Pangilinan is joining the President Benigno Aquino III's cabinet as a Presidential Assistant for Food Security and Agricultural Modernization.
Former senator kiko pangilinan will hold the title Secretary according to Malacañang, and is scheduled to take an oath before the President on Tuesday, May 6.
Communications Secretary Sonny Coloma said Pangilinan was appointed as Presidential Assistant for Food Security and Agricultural Modernization.
He also said that Pangilinan's position is similar to former Senator. Panfilo 'Ping' Lacson as Presidential Adviser on Rehabilitation and Recovery.