Judge Emeritus Joseph Zammit McKeon was sworn in as Parliamentary Ombudsman in a ceremony presided over by H.E. George Vella, President of Malta and in the presence of the Prime Minister, the Hon. Robert Abela, the Speaker of the House, the Hon. Angelo Farrugia and the Leader of the Opposition, the Hon. Bernard Grech.
On Monday, 6th March 2023, the House of Representatives unanimously approved the nomination of Judge Joseph Zammit McKeon as Parliamentary Ombudsman.
After the ceremony, the outgoing Ombudsman, Mr Anthony C. Mifsud, welcomed Judge Zammit McKeon at the Office of the Ombudsman. Following a meeting with the Commissioners, he introduced the employees to him.