President Rodrigo Duterte on January 24 appointed Cagayan Statue University Vice President Fr. Ranhilio Aquino as one of the 25 consultative committee members tasked to review the 1987 Constitution.
Aquino is also the dean of the San Beda Graduate School of Law.
He is a well-known constitutionalist.
Duterte is pushing for a shift to a federal form of government.
Shifting to federalism is one of Duterte’s campaign promises in 2016.#