Professor Charles Farrugia appointed Commissioner for Education within the Office of the Ombudsman

Following an agreement reached between the Prime Minister and the Leader of the Opposition, the Parliamentary Ombudsman, Chief Justice Emeritus, Joseph Said Pullicino, appointed Professor Charles Farrugia as Commissioner for Education. The appointment comes into effect as of 1 February 2014.

Sub-article 1 of Article 17A of the Ombudsman Act, 2010 empowers the Parliamentary Ombudsman to provide administrative and investigative services to specialized Commissioners for Administrative Investigations. In terms of the provisions of the act the term of office of all Commissioners lapses on the same date.

PR 310114_1 (2)

PR 310114_1 (1)

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