‘Drug lord’ in Camotes Island arrested; P3M shabu seized in PDEA drug ops

Benjie B. Talisic 02/09/2018

The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency in Central Visayas (PDEA 7) on Thursday afternoon confiscated P3,000,000 worth of shabu in separate anti-illegal drug operations in San Francisco town, Camotes Island, Cebu, and Cebu City. In Barangay Union, San…

Junior triathlete wins Kinaadman footrace

Glendale G. Rosal 04/01/2017

A WEEK after dominating the mini sprint category of the National Age Group Triathlon (NAGT) Cebu Leg in Camotes Island, 13-year old triathlete Moira Frances Erediano flaunted her running prowess by topping the 3k open category of…

Junior triathletes to strut wares in Camotes

Glendale G. Rosal 03/23/2017

CEBU’S best junior triathletes battle for supremacy in the Youth Olympic Games (YOG) Qualifying Race set this Sunday in Camotes Island, Cebu. Headed by Philippine Junior Triathlon Team member Kim Andrew Remolino, the young guns looks to…

Aquathlon side event for Camotes triathlon set

Glendale G. Rosal 03/22/2017

AN AQUATHLON will serve as a side event of the Captivating Camotes-National Age Group Triathlon this Sunday at the Santiago Bay in San Francisco, Camotes Island, Cebu. The race will feature around a hundred triathletes vying in…

Sto. Niño basilica open for 24-hours starting Jan. 5

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 01/03/2017

CEBU CITY–The Basilica Minore del Sto. Niño in downtown Cebu City will be open 24 hours a day to welcome pilgrims starting January 5 until the feast day on Jan. 15. Fr. Pacifico Nohara, OSA, the rector…

Ex-PBA cager in trouble for altercation on Camotes Is.

Jonas N. Panerio 12/22/2016

FORMER PBA guard Eliud Poligrates is in a heap of trouble after he and seven others were sued by two men for physical injuries, which they alleged were incurred during an altercation back in October on the…

Camotes Island now ‘free of drugs’

Nestle L. Semilla 12/16/2016

THE whole of Camotes Island is now drug free. That’s according to Cebu Provincial Police Office (CPPO) director Senior Supt. Eric Noble who said that the four towns of Camotes were the first municipalities to be declared…

65 Cebu barangays claim to be ‘drug-free’

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 12/15/2016

More barangays in Cebu have recently claimed to be “drug-free.” Senior Supt. Eric Noble, director of the Cebu Provincial Police Office (CPPO), told reporters on Thursday that 65 more barangays in Cebu also claimed to be free…

Police nab ‘remnants’ of Alvaro’s drug gang

Norman V. Mendoza 12/13/2016

CEBU CITY–Three armed persons believed to be remnants of the illegal drugs ring ran by drug lord Alvaro Alvaro were arrested in a hot pursuit in Mandaue City, northern Cebu on Monday night. Jeppe Rosal, 29, of…

Nearly 300 drug users, pushers yield to police

Michaela Jaycel L. Dolores, Nestle L. Semilla, Norman V. Mendoza, Rene F. Alima 11/21/2016

About 291 drug users and pushers surrendered to the police in the four towns of Camotes Islands two weeks after the police chiefs in these areas were replaced due to their mediocre performance in the campaign against…

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