MGB-7 OIC Regional Director Efren B. Carido gives his acceptance message during the Turn-Over Ceremony held at the Training Hall of MGB-7. (MGB Photo)


Mines and Geosciences Bureau -7 welcomes OIC Regional Director Efren B. Carido in a simple and low-key Installation Ceremony held at the Training Hall of MGB-7, Banilad, Mandaue City, Wednesday morning.

Acting MGB Director Wilfredo G. Moncano facilitated the ceremony.┬áIt was also attended by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR-7) Regional Director Gilbert Gonzales, DENR-7 Assistant Regional Director Eduardo Inting, Environmental Management Bureau – 7 Regional Director William Cunado, and MGB Central Office Chief of the Administrative Division, Ms. Edna Lorilla.

DENR Secretary Roy A. Cimatu designated Carido as the OIC-Regional Director in connection with the relief of MGB-7 Regional Director Loreto B. Alburo to ensure coordination and implementation of plans and activities on the ground relative to the landslide occurrence in Naga City, Cebu as stated in the Special Order No. 2018-794 dated September 24, 2018.

Carido was the Chief of the Mine Safety, Environment, and Social Development Division of MGB-Region 12 before his official designation.


MGB Director Wilfredo Moncano gives a message to MGB-7 staff and personnel, DENR-7, and EMB-7 officials. (MGB-7 Photo)


Engr. Armando C. Malicse, Chief of Mines and Geosciences Bureau – 7 acknowledges the officials present at the ceremony as well as the staff and personnel of MGB-7.
OIC Regional Director Efren B. Carido accepts the symbolic key of responsibility and MGB flag from Director Wilfred G. Moncano as witnessed by DENR-7 Regional Director Gilbert C. Gonzales. (MGB Photo)