AFAB Administrator Mohammed Hussein Pangandaman and wife together with President Ferdinand Marcos, Jr.

President Ferdinand Marcos, Jr. on 7 June 2023, administered the oath-taking of the Authority of the Freeport Area of Bataan (AFAB) Administrator Mohammed Hussein Pangandaman in Malacañang Palace, along with his other appointees.

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Appointed by Marcos on 28 April 2023, Administrator Pangandaman is among the 15 appointees announced through the Presidential Communications Office (PCO) on 7 May  2023. He first reported to office on 15 May 2023 and was warmly welcomed by the AFAB community through an arrival of honors during its flag-raising ceremony. 


Prior to his appointment, Administrator Pangandaman served as a representative of Lanao del Sur.

President Ferdinand Marcos, Jr. administers the oath-taking of AFAB Administrator Mohammed Hussein Pangandaman, CEZA Administrator and Chief Executive Officer Katrina Ponce Enrile, TESDA Director General Suharto Mangudadatu.