‘Exciting Time’

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 12/05/2017

Exciting times lie ahead at the Cebu City Council. Renato “Junjun” Osmeña Jr., the replacement of Councilor Nendell Hanz Abella, is now just awaiting a certified copy of his appointment papers from President Rodrigo Duterte as new…

Abella: ‘Love is still there’ for Duterte

Inquirer.net 10/09/2017

The love of the Filipinos for President Rodrigo Duterte has remained despite the decline in the net satisfaction and trust ratings of the chief executive, a Palace spokesman said on Monday. According to Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella,…

CCNSHS bets win titles in Abella Open Scrabble

James Nicole Franz R. Savellon 10/02/2017

LAWRENCE Dave Candia from the Cebu City National Science High School (CCNSHS) was crowned champion in the professional category of the 4th Roger T. Abella Memorial Open Scrabble Tournament at the Robinsons Galleria Cebu last Saturday. Candia…

Chipsiror, Abella win in HRRACI Unity Run

James Nicole Franz R. Savellon 09/25/2017

ERIC Chipsiror and Lizane Abella topped the 10-kilometer open category of the Hotel Resort and Restaurant Association of Cebu, Inc. (HRRACI) Unity Run 2017 at the Vibo Place in Escario Street in Cebu City. The Kenyan Chipsiror…

Renato Osmeña Jr. is UNA’s choice to replace Abella

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 09/21/2017

It’s official. The United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) has chosen to endorse Renato “Junjun” Osmeña Jr. as the replacement of former Cebu City councilor Nendell Hanz Abella. A certificate of nomination and acceptance signed by both UNA chairman…

Councilor Abella replacement still unclear

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 09/20/2017

THE Bando Osmeña-Pundok Kauswagan (BO-PK) camp remains mum on whether or not the group will endorse a nominee to replace recently resigned Cebu City Councilor Nendell Hanz Abella. Majority floor leader, Councilor Margarita Osmeña, would neither confirm…

RAMA, COMEBACK KID?

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 09/15/2017

Former mayor floated to replace Abella in City Council Is the political comeback of former Cebu City mayor Michael Rama going to be earlier than expected? Some barangay officials in Cebu City reportedly wanted the former mayor…

4th Abella Scrabble set Sept. 30

James Nicole Franz R. Savellon 09/13/2017

WORD wizards from different schools will be competing in the 4th Roger T. Abella Memorial Open Scrabble Tournament on Sept. 30 at the Robinsons Galleria Cebu. According to Marilyn Abella, organizer and wife of the late national…

Teen deaths prompt ‘major rethinking’ in anti-drugs war of gov’t — Abella

Inquirer.net 09/07/2017

The deaths of teenagers Kian Loyd delos Santos, Carl Arnaiz and Reynaldo de Guzman have prompted a “major rethinking” of the government’s war on drugs, Malacañang said Thursday. “The act that the PNP is being investigated, that…

Losing partymates eyed to replace Abella in City Council

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 09/01/2017

BARUG TEAM RAMA CHOICE Barug Team Rama candidates in the south district of Cebu City, who lost in last year’s elections may be recommended by the party to replace Councilor Nendell Hanz Abella who is set to…