I'm referring to PNP deputy chief for administration, Deputy Director General Emil Sarmiento, who retired without any fanfare yesterday, more than four months before his actual retirement on May 28.
Contrary to reports, I learned that it was Sarmiento
, not President Aquino, who topped the individual category in the shoot fest.
was the aggregate champion followed by two generals from the Air Force and the Army.
The PNP team composed of PNP chief Alan Purisima, Sarmiento, Director Manny Barcena, and Chief Superintendents Frank Uyami and Raul Petrasanta also emerged as the champion in the team challenge, besting their rivals from the elite Presidential Security Group, the Army, Air Force, Navy, and Bureau of Jail Management and Penology.
At a time that the PNP
was under fire amid the anomalous purchase of second-hand choppers and other alleged procurement scams, Sarmiento
accepted the position and quickly introduced changes and reforms in the PNP-BAC.
is unperturbed as it's all part of the job.
On Monday, he
told me that he
would have more time taking care of his
The doting grandpa would also have more time to play golf, badminton, scuba dive, and run and bike.
would also have additional time to represent the country in future international shooting competitions.
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