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PBO official: there is still enough budget for inmates’ food at CPDRC

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An official of the Cebu Provincial Budget Office (PBO) said, despite the growing number of detainees at the Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center (CPDRC), they are still not experiencing any problems with food supply. In an interview on Friday morning, PBO official Danilo Rodas, said a budget of P60 per inmate per meal has […]

Posted: May 26th, 2017 in Breaking | Read More »

2 caught in possession of drugs at a checkpoint

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  Two men were caught in possesion of illegal drugs in a checkpoint operation along the National Highway of Barangay Poblacion, Liloan, northern Cebu on Thursday night. The suspects Francis Bocatcat, 29, and Randy Mondigo, 27, both residents of Sitio Santo Niño, Barangay Looc, Danao City were caught with one small packs and two medium […]

Posted: May 26th, 2017 in Breaking | Read More »

Sixth most wanted drug suspect in Consolacion falls; over P200k worth of drugs seized

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  Sixth most wanted drug personality in Consolacion was arrested in a buy-bust that yielded over P200,000 worth of drugs in Sitio Laray, Barangay Pitogo, municipality of Consolacion, north Cebu on Thursday afternoon. Glennfrey Garces a.k.a ”Kolboy”, 33, was arrested at a family owned carwash adjacent to his residence in Sitio Laray. According to Police […]

Posted: May 26th, 2017 in Breaking | Read More »

Davide orders probe, suspension of Minglanilla Hospital chief

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  Cebu Governor Hilario Davide III has ordered the suspension of the chief of the Minglanilla District Hospital because of their failure to aid a hit-and-run victim, who died before reaching the hospital on Wednesday dawn. Davide also directed the Provincial Health Office (PHO) to investigate the incident so that sanctions can be imposed on […]

Posted: May 25th, 2017 in Headlines | Read More »

Widower shot dead in his farm 

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CEBU CITY–A 50-year-old widower was shot dead on Wednesday morning while tending to his farm in Sitio Kab-asan, Barangay Marmol, Tuburan town, about 90 km north of here. Servando Aparicio was found lying on the ground by his son, Renante and barangay tanod Peter Dorado. The victim suffered gunshot wounds in the head and chest. […]

Posted: May 25th, 2017 in Breaking | Read More »

Gov backs suspension of ban on cellphone use while driving measure

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CEBU Gov. Hilario Davide III is supporting the suspension of the implementation of Republic Act 10913, which is also known as the Anti-Distracted Driving Act (ADDA). The implementation of ADDA has drawn a lot of criticism after it was implemented last May 18 by the Department of Transportation and the Land Transportation Office. Davide said […]

Posted: May 24th, 2017 in Headlines | Read More »

Parents prefer use of old Sapangdaku school

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To do away with costly transportation expenses, parents want their children to hold classes at the old Sapangdaku Elementary School, which city hall ordered abandoned four years ago. Nene Toreon, 35, said it is more practical for the Cebu City government to spend on the school’s rehabilitation instead of making parents spend on the transportation […]

Posted: May 24th, 2017 in Headlines | Read More »

Expressway project seen to boost trade in Metro Cebu

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THE multi-billion peso Metro Cebu Expressway project will not only decongest traffic but spur economic growth by easing the delivery of goods and services to people. “Commerce will really grow because trucks won’t have to go through congested urban centers and just pass through the highway,” said Engineer Nonato Paylado, planning division chief of the […]

Posted: May 24th, 2017 in Headlines | Read More »

Ex-cop shot dead; another wounded

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ONE died while another got wounded in a shooting incident inside a covered court in Sitio Abellana, Barangay Luz, Cebu City on Tuesday evening. Pedrito Cabornay, 60, a former police officer, was hit in his chin with the bullet exiting the back portion of his head after being shot by an unidentified suspect at around […]

Posted: May 24th, 2017 in Headlines | Read More »

Cebu leaders express mix reactions on declaration of martial law in Mindanao

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Not everyone in Cebu agreed with President Rodrigo Duterte’s move to declare martial law in Mindanao. For Cebu Gov. Hilario Davide III, he fully supports the decision of President Duterte to place Mindanao under martial law if only to contain the terror attacks in Marawi. “The constitution authorizes the president to impose martial law for […]

Posted: May 24th, 2017 in Uncategorized | Read More »