The Philippine Army now has its first female general in its 114-year history.
Army spokesman Col. Antonio Parlade said they are proud of the recent promotion of Brig. Gen. Ramona Go, the current assistant Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) deputy chief of staff for personnel based in Camp Aguinaldo.
Go is among dozens of military senior military officers recently promoted by President Benigno Aquino III on the recommendation of the Armed Forces Board of Generals.
Go and other newly promoted officials took their oath before the President last Monday.
Go, 54, is a native of San Dionisio, Iloilo.
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