BRP Agta gets ready to host Sto. Niño image for Sinulog 2018 fluvial procession

Ador Vincent Mayol 01/17/2018

Work is underway at the Naval Forces Central (Navforcen) dockyard in Lapu-Lapu City to prepare one of its top vessels for the fluvial procession on Saturday. An elevated platform which towers over BRP Agta LC-290 was purposely…

Lawyer insists arrest warrant vs cops valid

Ador Vincent Mayol 01/15/2018

THE defense lawyer of the suspects in the slay of Bien Unido, Bohol Mayor Gisela Boniel, believes an arrest warrant issued by the court against seven policemen for the alleged arbitrary detention of his client’s remains valid…

Boniel now in CPDRC

Ador Vincent Mayol, Morexette B. Erram 01/11/2018

In compliance with the directive of the Supreme Court (SC), Bohol Provincial Board Member Niño Rey Boniel was shipped from the Talibon District Jail in Bohol to the Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center (CPDRC) on Thursday.…

Boñiel detained at CPDRC

Ador Vincent Mayol, Morexette Erram 01/11/2018

  CEBU CITY–In compliance with the directive of the Supreme Court (SC), Bohol Provincial Board Member Niño Rey Boniel was shipped from the Talibon District Jail in Bohol to the Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center (CPDRC)…

CentCom chief gets promoted

Ador Vincent Mayol 01/10/2018

The commander of the Armed Forces of the Philippines’ Central Command has moved a step higher in rank as he was promoted to a three-star general. Paul Atal, who was assigned to lead the Cebu City-based Centcom,…

Ayala mall remains closed; Fix Metro’s cooling towers – BFP-7

Ador Vincent Mayol, Benjie Talisic, Fe Marie Dumaboc 01/09/2018

  The Ayala Center Cebu mall will remain closed until it will be safe for the public to enter it. Jeanette Japzon, corporate communications manager of Cebu Holdings Inc., made this announcement on Tuesday amid the request…

Tomas to give legal aid to former market chief

Ador Vincent Mayol, Inna Gian Mejia 01/09/2018

Former City Market administrator Winefredo Miro will receive legal assistance as he faces the murder charges filed against him in relation to Barangay Ermita chairman Felicisimo Rupinta’s death. In yesterday’s press conference, Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña…

Cebu for Human Rights coalition launched

Ador Vincent Mayol 01/09/2018

CEBU CITY– Fed up with the spate of killings, a group of Cebuanos, many of whom are lawyers, have formed a coalition to monitor and document all human rights abuses while repeatedly appealing to the government to…

Sto. Niño devotees urged to deepen spirituality

Ador Vincent Mayol 01/08/2018

  Deepen your spirituality. This was the advice of the Augustinian fathers of the Basilica Minore del Sto. Niño in Cebu City to devotees as the 453rd Fiesta Señor will start on Thursday, January 11. In a…

Metro Ayala fire expected to be completely put out today; haze alert lifted

Ador Vincent Mayol 01/07/2018

  The fire at Metro Ayala in Cebu City is expected to be completely put out by firefighters within the day. Senior Supt. Samuel Tadeo, chief of the Bureau of Fire and Protection in Central Visayas (BFP-7),…

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