Fire outbreak at SRP lot

Nestle L. Semilla 04/22/2018

A FIRE broke out at the grassy area of the South Road Properties (SRP) in Cebu City at past 2 pm Sunday, lasting two hours but causing no further damage. “Kusog kaayo ang hangin. Igsugat nato sa…

Fisherfolk group cries ‘No’ to reclamation

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 04/22/2018

No to reclamation project. This was the call among fishermen to stop reclamation projects in Cebu as part of the celebration of Earth Day on Sunday, April 22. Brother Peter Simon Francis Jardinico of the Franciscan Friars…

4 men caught engaging in oral sex in vacant lot in Consolacion, nabbed

Benjie B. Talisic 04/22/2018

A 72-year-old man and three others are in trouble after they were caught engaging in oral sex in a public area in Sitio Sta. Lucia, Barangay Poblacion Oriental, Consolacion town at past 12 a.m. on Sunday. Chief…

Nine caught, P100K shabu seized in Lapu

Norman V. Mendoza 04/22/2018

Nine persons were arrested while more than P100,000 worth of shabu were seized by Lapu-Lapu City police in two separate drug busts last Saturday. In Sitio Kalinga, Barangay Mactan, police arrested 40-year-old Neregan Rombo and 46-year-old Maribel…

Jeepney dispatcher nabbed for selling shabu in Sambag 1

Benjie B. Talisic 04/22/2018

A 54-year-old jeepney dispatcher, who moonlights as a drug peddler to earn extra income, was arrested during an anti-illegal drug operation on Saturday in Barangay Sambag 1 in Cebu City. Danilo Vergara and his cohort, Waldo Apuhin,…

Rights lawyer warns against arrest of ICC prosecutor

Rosalie Abatayo 04/22/2018

CEBU CITY—President Duterte cannot just order the arrest of the prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) without facing repercussion. A former commissioner of the Presidential Commission on Good Government warned that arresting the ICC prosecutor would…

FB user defends post, photos

Doris Mae C. Mondragon 04/22/2018

A Facebook user accused of maligning Cebu City government personnel who apprehended street vendors defended her post, saying she only voiced her thoughts on the incident. In her reply to a personal message sent to her by…

Teen rider shot down in Minglanilla

Benjie B. Talisic 04/22/2018

A teenage motorcycle rider was shot down by an unidentified motorcycle riding gunman in Barangay Linao, Minglanilla in southern Cebu last Saturday afternoon. The 18-year-old victim identified as Ramjey Cañedo sustained gunshot wounds on the head that…

Twelve-year-old boy drowns in Santander town

Benjie B. Talisic 04/22/2018

A 12-year-old boy drowned in Barangay Liloan, Santander Cebu past 2. p.m on Friday, April 20. Senior Insp. Marginette Yosores, the chief of Santander Police Station confirmed to Cebu Daily News that there was no foul play…

Man wanted for murder arrested

Benjie B. Talisic 04/22/2018

After 14 years of hiding from authorities, operatives from the Tuburan Police Station arrested yesterday, the suspect of a Frustrated Murder in Tuburan, Northwest of Cebu. Identified as one of the top ten most wanted personalities in…