Duranos still dominate Danao’s politics

Doris C. Bongcac 10/12/2018

It will still be a Nito-Mix tandem for the Barug Alang sa Kauswagan ug Demokrasya (Bakud) Party in Danao City. Mayor Ramon “Nito” Durano III and Vice Mayor Thomas Mark “Mix” Durano are set to file their…

A new ring for Hontiveros

Doris C. Bongcac 10/11/2018

FROM BASKETBALL TO POLITICS Starting next week, basketball heart throb Dondon Hontiveros will have to juggle his time between basketball practices and political sorties. Hontiveros is set to file his Certificate of Candidacy (COC) for Cebu City…

Gwen to file COC on Friday

Doris C. Bongcac 10/11/2018

Third district Rep. Gwendolyn Garcia will be celebrating her 63rd birth on Friday (October 12). She will also be filing her Certificate of Candidacy (COC) for Cebu governor on the same day, said sources from the Garcia…

Dondon Hontiveros to try luck in Cebu City’s politics

Doris C. Bongcac 10/11/2018

Cebuano basketball superstar Dondon Hontiveros is trying a new field next year. Hontiveros will be seeking election for Cebu City south district Councilor under the opposition group Barug Team Rama – PDP Laban in the May 2019…

BOPK slate filled up; Tom-Mary Ann likely tandem for 2019 polls

Doris C. Bongcac 10/10/2018

Old and new faces will make up the Bando Osmeña Pundok Kauswagan (BOPK) slate in the May 2019 election. BOPK insiders said that Mayor Tomas Osmeña would “most likely” seek reelection with Councilor Mary Ann delos Santos…

Congressman Cortes forming ‘powerhouse’ slate for 2019 elections

Doris C. Bongcac 10/09/2018

The group of sixth district Rep. Jonas Cortes is said to be coming up with a “powerhouse” slate in the May 2019 election. Insiders said that Cortes has managed to unify all political families in the city…

CARMEN COPPER MUSEUM: A glimpse of the past

Doris C. Bongcac 10/07/2018

An underground locomotive, used to pull cars in and out of mine tunnels, greets visitors at the old activity center of the Carmen Copper Corporation (CCC) compound in Don Andres Soriano (DAS), Toledo City where a replica…

Osmeña discusses safety of employees with BPO reps

Doris C. Bongcac 10/05/2018

  Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña met with representatives of Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) companies at his City Hall office this afternoon to discuss the need to ensure the safety of their employees especially those who report…

Frasco: seeking election vs Magpale is an ‘uphill battle’

Doris C. Bongcac 10/04/2018

Cebu Ports Authority (CPA) Commission Vincent Duke Frasco admitted that he has been offered to run for Vice Governor by the 1Cebu party a few months ago. Although still unclear if he will accept the offer to…

Five killed in Malubog, Cebu City

Benjie B. Talisic, Doris C. Bongcac 10/04/2018

(UPDATED) CEBU CITY—Five still unidentified men were found dead along the Transcentral Highway in Cebu City about 3 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 4. Nagiel Bañacia, head of the Cebu City Disaster Risk Reduction Management Office, said on…

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