LANANG, DAVAO CITY: President Benigno Aquino 3rd has accepted Customs
deputy Commissioner Danilo Lim’s resignation.
The President made the revelation in an chance interview here where he attended the opening of the 22nd Mindanao Business Conference.
Aquino said Lim will be given new assignment outside the Bureau of Customs.
The President also said he has not acted on Customs deputy commissioner Juan Lorenzo Tanada’s offer to resign, but Customs chief Ruffy Biazon is “batting” to retain him.
Lim and Tanada filed their resignation after the President berated Customs in his SONA.
Aquino said radical transformation is underway at Customs.