Comelec calls for early registration ahead of Sept. 29 deadline

USJR Intern 07/16/2018

The Commission on Elections (Comelec) provincial office called on Cebu-based residents to register before the Sept. 29 deadline. Comelec provincial officer Ferdinand Gujilde said they recorded 6,095 new voters in the province. Satellite offices will be set…

Comelec brings voters’ education seminar to Cebu schools

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 07/06/2018

THE Commission on Elections (Comelec) Cebu plans to conduct voters’ education seminars in schools to increase the turnout of voters in next year’s national and local elections. Lawyer Lionel Marco Castillano, the Cebu provincial election supervisor, said…

Comelec Cebu: “Voters turnout in Barangay, SK elections lower than expected”

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 06/11/2018

Commission on Elections (Comelec) Cebu Provincial Election Supervisor Lawyer Lionel Marco Castillano said the voters’ turnout in the 2018 Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections was lower than expected. Only 74.7 percent or 2,158,072 regular voters cast…

125 teachers still to claim Comelec cash cards

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 05/24/2018

AT LEAST 125 teachers in Cebu are yet to claim their allowances for the services they rendered during the barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan elections last May 14. Commission on Elections (Comelec) Cebu Provincial Election Supervisor Lionel Marco…

Comelec urges teachers who rendered election duties to claim their cash card

Rosalie O. Abatayo 05/22/2018

AT least 2,000 of the 40,000 teachers in Central Visayas who served during the recent Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections have not yet claimed their cash cards from their respective Commission on Elections (Comelec) offices. Comelec-7…

Comelec: “No election protest lodge at Municipal Trial Courts”

Rosalie O. Abatayo 05/22/2018

Comelec Region-7 Director Veronico Petalcorin reminded candidates who plan to lodge election protests that they can only file their complaints up to 10 days after the proclamation was made. Petalcorin said candidates have only until May 25…

Comelec to release honoraria for teachers who served during elections

Rosalie Abatayo 05/22/2018

At least 2,000 teachers in Central Visayas who served during the Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan Elections are still yet to claim their cash cards from their respective Commission on Elections (Comelec) offices. Comelec-7 Director Veronico Petalcorin said…

Comelec declares end of election period

Inquirer.net 05/21/2018

THE Commission on Elections (Comelec) has formally ended the 2018 Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan elections. In a statement on Monday, the poll body said that the ban on bearing, carrying and transporting of firearms and other deadly…

Comelec: Abella can assume as village chief of Duljo-Fatima; Osmeña asked to pick council replacement

Morexette Marie B. Erram 05/18/2018

Although he already exhausted his years as barangay captain, Elmer Abella, who garnered the most of number of votes as councilor of Duljo-Fatima, Cebu City, can sit as village chief. Comelec-7 director Veronico Petalcorin said there is…

COMELEC urges candidates to file SOCE before June ends

Morexette Erram 05/17/2018

The COMELEC- Central Visayas is now working double time to conclude and officially publish the list of winners for the barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections as they are set to prepare for the 2019 Senatorial Elections…

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