Cheap, quality rice sold to Mandaue consumers

Chris A. Ligan 04/07/2018

Consumers in Mandaue City flocked to the “Bigasan ng Masa (Granary of the Masses)” where the Department of Agriculture regional office sold cheap, high-quality rice. At least 38 sacks of various rice types were sold by the…

Bargayo rushed to hospital after crucifixion

Chris A. Ligan 03/31/2018

Instead of his usual habit to bathe in the sea after being nailed at the cross, Gilbert Bargayo was rushed to Tuburan District Hospital on Good Friday due to high blood pressure and excessive bleeding on his…

Tricycle driver, drug surrenderer shot dead in separate incidents

Chris A. Ligan 03/04/2018

A tricycle driver and a drug surrenderer were killed in two separate shooting incidents in Lapu-Lapu City on Saturday evening. Around 8 p.m., 43-year-old tricycle driver identified as Edgardo Siaboc was heading towards a mall when one…

Father, son dead in SRP road mishap

Benjie B. Talisic, Chris A. Ligan 03/03/2018

TALISAY CITY, CEBU-A father and his son were killed after the car they were riding rammed into a center island before hitting a tree along Cebu South Coastal Road (SCR) in Barangay Cansojong, Talisay past midnight of…

Auto mechanic shot dead; personal grudge eyed as motive

Chris A. Ligan 03/02/2018

A person with disability (PWD) was shot dead a few meters away from his repair shop in Sitio Cahipa, Barangay Hipodromo in Cebu City on Friday dawn. The victim, Jesse Marie Ferrero, an auto mechanic, came out…

Man found dead inside rented room

Chris A. Ligan 02/23/2018

  48-year-old fruit vendor Benjamin Racaza, a native of Lanao del Norte. was found dead inside his rented room in Sitio Camansi, Barangay Mabolo, Cebu City on Thursday evening. SPO1 Winston Ybanez, city police homicide investigator, told…

‘Crime-free’ Cebu City on Valentine’s Day

Chris A. Ligan 02/15/2018

Police authorities revealed that police precincts in the city have not recorded any untoward incident during the celebration of Valentine’s Day yesterday. SPO3 Randy Jakosalem and SPO3 Tito Giva of Waterfront and Mabolo police stations told Cebu…

Youth leader nabbed for P160K shabu

Chris A. Ligan 02/08/2018

A youth leader who is active in sports festivals was arrested for illegal drug possession recently in Cebu City. The 28-year-old suspect identified as Ivis Marrion Tude of Barangay Ermita yielded sachets of shabu worth P160,000. Police…

Shabu, gambling machines seized in drug ops

Chris A. Ligan 02/08/2018

CEBU CITY- A youth leader who is actively involved in sports activities in Barangay Ermita was arrested by police authorities during an anti-illegal drug operation on Wednesday night. Ivis Marrion Tude, 28, a resident of Sitio Ermita…

678 families left homeless in Cebu City fire

Benjie B. Talisic, Chris A. Ligan 02/02/2018

CEBU CITY- The Department of Social Welfare and Services (DSWS) reported that 678 families were displaced by the fire that struck a densely populated area in Sitio Kanipaan, Barangay Sawang Calero shortly before midnight on Thursday. Around…