No unopposed candidates in Cebu City

Jessa Mae O. Sotto and Norman V. Mendoza, Nestle L. Semilla 04/23/2018

TWO candidates for Barangay Captain and another two for Sangguniang Kabataan Chairman in Mandaue City are sure winners, as they are running unopposed A review of the Certificates of Candidacy revealed that there is only one candidate…

Female cyber trafficker arrested, 3 girls saved

Nestle L. Semilla 04/23/2018

IN CORDOVA AND TALISAY CITY Anti-cyberporn operatives arrested a suspected female trafficker and rescued three young girls during separate operations in Talisay City and Cordova town on Monday. Melinda (not her real name), 25 was collared by…

Lapu-Lapu starts inventory of illegal structures, prepares for demolition

Futch Anthony Inso 04/23/2018

THE Lapu-Lapu City government is starting to get an inventory of all illegal structures built in the easement zone of the city’s coastal shorelines, which have also been identified as partly the source of pollution in the…

Companies which violate labor laws will be subjected to Oplan Tokhang

Intern 04/23/2018

AFTER drug peddlers and users, it is now the turn of companies and business establishments who violate labor laws to be subjected to Oplan Tokhang, the dreaded state-sponsored anti-drugs campaign which resulted in thousands of deaths. But…

As heat rises, public told: Stay indoors

Nestle L. Semilla 04/23/2018

With the temperatures rising especially in the afternoons because of the dry season, the public are advised to stay indoors as much as possible. Dr. Shelbay Blanco, Health Emergency Management Staff (HEMS) coordinator of the Department of…

CORRUPTION TURNS OFF WOULD-BE SK BETS

Cris Evert Lato-Ruffolo 04/22/2018

Low turnout of candidates may be due to lack of faith among youth on SK, experts, youth leaders Twenty-year-old Lea (not her real name) was giving away free school supplies to less privileged children in her barangay…

Parents told: Don’t let kids play with matches

Nestle L. Semilla 04/22/2018

Two-hour SRP grassfire prompts warning to parents WATCH over your children and don’t let your children play with matches that might cause fire. Chief Insp. Noel Nelson Ababon, Cebu City fire marshal, gave this advise to parents…

Unopposed candidates considered sure winners

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 04/22/2018

Even before the elections for the Sangguniang Kabataan, there are already candidates considered winners, hands down. This is because they are running uncontested and all they need to do is vote for themselves. There are also some…

C4HR to submit accounts on EJK to ICC

Rosalie O. Abatayo 04/22/2018

A multi-sectoral human rights movement in Cebu is preparing accounts on the alleged extra judicial killings in the Philippines for submission to the International Criminal Court (ICC). “This is to show that the “War on drugs” is…

Cosap head tells tanods to double check reports

Nestle L. Semilla 04/22/2018

TO EXPEDITE RELEASE OF ALLOWANCES The Cebu City Office on Substance Abuse Prevention (Cosap) is again calling on all village watchmen (tanods) in the city to submit their requirements on time so that they will also receive…

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