AUGUST 12, 2016 — Malacañang this afternoon confirmed the appointment of singer Aiza Seguerra as National Youth Commission (NYC) chair.
In a statement, the Office of the Presidential Spokesperson said Seguerra, whose real name is Cariza, has a term of three years.
The statement also said Seguerra’s wife Mary Liza Diño has been appointed chair of the Film Development Council of the Philippines (FDCP) also with a term of three years.
Seguerra’s appointment was announced earlier today by NYC Assistant Secretary Earl Saavedra.
Seguerra and Diño two were active supporters and campaigners for President Rodrigo Duterte during the campaign period.
The couple were married on December 8, 2014 in San Francisco, California where same-sex marriage is legal.