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‘Kadaugan sa Mactan’ draws 5K crowd

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OVER 5,000 spectators were on hand to watch yesterday’s reenactment of the annual Kadaugan sa Mactan that showcased participants of four schools, several folkloric dance groups and Manila-based celebrities clad in native Filipino costumes. The event was secured by nearly 500 personnel from the navy and Philippine National Police Maritime Group along with civilian volunteers […]

Posted: April 27th, 2017 in Headlines | Read More »

Drug surrenderer shot dead by motorcycle riders

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A LAPU-LAPU City resident whose brother died at the hands of motorcycle-riding assailants also got killed by gunmen motorcycle riders at Crossing, Barangay Agus, Lapu-Lapu City at past 6 p.m. Tuesday. Domie Oyao a.k.a. Danny, a 54-year-old resident of Agus Proper, Barangay Agus, sustained gunshot wounds on his left chest, left arm and neck resulting […]

Posted: April 26th, 2017 in Headlines | Read More »

Kadaugan sa Mactan April 27 declared a holiday in Lapu

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Malacañang has officially declared today, a special non-working holiday in Lapu-Lapu City, as the city marks the 496th anniversary celebration of Kadaugan sa Mactan. Proclamation No. 198 was signed by President Rodrigo Duterte’s Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea, declaring April 27, 2017 as a non-working holiday in Lapu-Lapu City in celebration of “Kadaugan sa Mactan.” “The […]

Posted: April 26th, 2017 in Headlines | Read More »

Man shot dead by motorcycle-riding men

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A 37-year old man was shot dead by two men riding a motorcycle at Sitio Bliss, Barangay Pajac, Lapu-lapu City Wednesday morning. Michael Angelo Nuñez, a resident of Camella Homes in Barangay Pajac was rushed to Lapu-Lapu City District Hospital after he sustained gunshot wounds in the body but was declared dead on arrival by […]

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

Man shot dead by motorcycle riders

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A LAPU-LAPU City resident whose brother died at the hands of motorcycle riding assailants also got killed by gunmen motorcycle riders at Crossing Barangay Agus, Lapu-Lapu City at past 6 pm Tuesday. Domie Oyao a.k.a. Danny, a 54-year-old resident of Agus Proper Barangay Agus sustained gunshot wounds on his left chest, left arm and neck […]

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

Man caught in raid released by police

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ONE of three persons arrested in a raid at a drug suspect’s home in San Jose Village, Barangay Umapad, Mandaue City last Monday evening was released after police found no evidence linking him to their target. Chief Insp. Wilbert Parilla, Opao police precinct chief, said their investigation showed that Celso Branzuela wasn’t involved in any […]

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

Two teenagers shot, wounded in Lapu-Lapu City

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  Two boys, whose ages are 15 and 17 years old, landed in the hospital after they were shot by a group of teenagers in Barangay Pajo, Lapu-Lapu City at past 1 a.m. on Tuesday. The 17-year-old boy from Barangay Tabunok, Talisay City suffered a gunshot wound in the chest while the 15-year-old boy from […]

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

Two men found dead in Lapu

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The remains of two men whose heads were riddled with bullet wounds were found by residents of Fuentes road in Barangay Pajac, Lapu-Lapu City at past 2 am Tuesday. One of the men was identified as Avelino Celocia, a 37-year-old resident of Ka Juan Fuentes road of Barangay Pajac. The other one remains unidentified. PO2 […]

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

200 young Oponganons get free circumcision

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NEARLY 200 young boys benefited from the free circumcision initiated by the Bureau of Customs Sub-Port of Mactan at their office compound last Saturday. The beneficiaries were also given free medicines and ice cream after the circumcision. Bureau of Customs Sub-Port of Mactan collector Gerry Campo said the beneficiaries came from Barangays Ibo, Agus and […]

Posted: April 24th, 2017 in Community | Read More »

More than P1M drugs seized in Talisay, Mandaue, Lapu

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About P1.3 million worth of shabu were seized from a suspected drug pusher in a drug bust in Sitio Crusher, Barangay Lawaan 3 in Talisay City at past 5 p.m. last Sunday. PO2 John Cyrus Ilustrisimo of the Talisay City police said the 41-year-old suspect identified as Yayam Gaviola, a resident of the area, was […]

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