Samuel Martires, Previous Supreme Court Associate Justice, took his oath as the nation's new Ombudsman.

Acting Chief Justice Antonio Carpio regulated the pledge at the SC Session Hall within the sight of Martires' significant other, Supreme Court judges, and court staff on Monday morning. Delegated boss join buster last July 26th, Martires succeeded resigned Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales, who was likewise in the past an equity of the high court.

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Martires has said he will organize investigating the issue of over the top postponement and defilement assertions at the Office of the Ombudsman, including one made by a previous legal advisor of President Rodrigo Duterte including the installment of a "stopping expense" to defer the determination of pending cases at the counter join body.

Ombudsman, mainly, does investigation to government officials who are/will be linked to graft and corruption.