Tomas upbeat on BRT’s chances

Morexette B. Erram 04/21/2018

The chances of Cebu City’s Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) project starting work are “good enough to bet on”, Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña said. The P17 billion BRT project is up for discussion by the Investment Coordination…

Vehicle parking disallowed along COMELEC Cebu City Office area today

Morexette B. Erram 04/20/2018

To give way for candidates who will be filing their Certifcate of Candidacy (COC) today, the Cebu City Transportation Office (CCTO) disallowed supporters to park their car in front of the Commission on Elections (Comelec) – Cebu…

Pre-trial on Cebu City garbage tipping fees set

Morexette B. Erram 04/19/2018

The Regional Trial Court (RTC) Branch 159 in Parañaque City scheduled the dates for the pre-trial between Cebu City Hall and the Asian Energy Systems Corp. on the unpaid garbage tipping fees worth P32 million. The court…

Barangay Calamba officials sought protection amid security threats

Morexette B. Erram 04/19/2018

Barangay officials from Calamba, Cebu City are requesting the Commissions on Elections (Comelec) – Cebu City to augment security in their village after they received threats from a still unidentified person. Speaking on behalf of other officials,…

Cabrera to run Barrio Luz captain, ends Cenro post

Morexette B. Erram 04/19/2018

Seeking to win as barangay captain of Barrio Luz, Ma. Nida Cabrera has resigned as chief of the Cebu City Environment and Natural Resources Office (Cenro). Cabrera confirmed this in a text message sent to Cebu Daily…

Zafra files COC, seeks reelection as Barangay Tisa captain

Morexette B. Erram 04/19/2018

Incumbent Tisa barangay chairperson Philip Zafra filed his certificate of candidacy (COC), together with his entire line-up, at the Commissions on Elections (Comelec) – Cebu City South District Office this morning (April 19). Zafra, the outgoing president…

City-owned vehicle spotted inside safari zoo

Morexette B. Erram 04/16/2018

A city-owned van was spotted inside a safari zoo in Carmen town last Sunday. Photos of the vehicle with government license number SKN 781, posted by Apas barangay chief Ramil Ayuman, were posted on Facebook last Sunday,…

Tomas won’t stop Ballesteros from resigning

Morexette B. Erram 04/16/2018

Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña said that he has no intentions to block the plans of Sinulog Foundation Inc. (SFI) executive director, Ricky Ballesteros, to resign from his post. “No, (I’m not going to block it. I’m…

Comelec to meet with police, military for poll security prep

Morexette B. Erram 04/15/2018

THE provincial office of the Commission on Elections (Comelec) scheduled a meeting with the military and police to finalize security plans for the May 14 barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections. Comelec Provincial Supervisor Lionel Marco Castillano…

3 killed in vehicular accident in Argao

Benjie B. Talisic, Doris Mae C. Mondragon, Morexette B. Erram 04/15/2018

A couple and a four-year-old child died in an accident involving four vehicles in Barangay Taloot, Argao town in southeastern Cebu, today past 10 am, Sunday. The fatalities were identified as 61-year-old Virgilia Sillote, Jose Aquillo Sillote,…