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75th ARAW NG KAGITINGAN: A simple celebration of valor


It was a simple yet meaningful celebration of Araw ng Kagitingan or the country’s Day of Valor in Cebu City on Sunday. Around 300 public officials and war veterans sat side by side to watch a short program unfold along with the opening of an interesting exhibit of a simulated military camp. But of the […]

Posted: April 9th, 2017 in Headlines | Read More »



Players encouraged to make most out of Governor’s Cup experience With the Governor’s Cup 2017 Cebu Province Inter-Cities/Municipalities Basketball Tournament just around the corner, participating teams are reminded not to defeat the purpose of the league. In a recent meeting with tournament officials, lawyer Ramil Abing, executive director of the Cebu Provincial Sports Commission (CPSC), […]

Posted: April 6th, 2017 in Sports | Read More »

Like vultures feeding on carcasses


  Last week, the big mining companies went on the offensive against Environment Secretary Gina Lopez who was out of the country at the time, and I say they were shameless in their attacks against her. Like vultures that were feeding on carcasses even if Lopez is far from dead, they got support from a […]

Posted: March 20th, 2017 in Opinion | Read More »

Lopez’s fate


In the likelihood that she is rejected by the Commission on Appointments (CA), Environment Secretary Gina Lopez’s exit is more a loss to President Duterte’s administration than to herself. In fact, if what she is championing for is feasible enough for the administration to pursue, Lopez’s exit may be a loss to the Filipino people […]

Posted: March 13th, 2017 in Opinion | Read More »

Lopez is a bright spot in gov’t


Last Wednesday and Thursday, I watched the confirmation hearing of Environment Secretary Gina Lopez, and it was an eye-opener. Initially, I didn’t give much attention until I heard her answer hard questions from some members of the Commission on Appointments. I really pity Ms. Gina Lopez for having to answer questions that were sometimes insulting […]

Posted: March 13th, 2017 in Opinion | Read More »

Unforgettable Xterra tilt in Danao being prepared


IT will be a triathlon to remember. That is the promise made by Fifth District Representative Ramon “Red” Durano IV to the triathletes competing in Danao City’s first hosting of the grueling Xterra Philippines on April 23. Durano IV, a triathlete himself, said Danao City in north Cebu, will host the international triathlon for the […]

Posted: February 23rd, 2017 in Sports | Read More »

PSC eyes national tertiary tourneys


The Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) will be tapping the help of some of the country’s big collegiate leagues as they look to provide more avenues for aspiring athletes to further hone their skills. PSC Chairman William “Butch” Ramirez said the PSC will spearhead the conduct of national tournaments pitting athletes from various collegiate tournaments. The […]

Posted: January 18th, 2017 in Sports | Read More »

A safe Sinulog


In the run-up to tomorrow’s Sinulog Grand Parade and Dance presentation, some personal sacrifices have to be made to ensure public safety, and these are quite small when ranged against the scope and scale of the event which brings together both city residents and visitors in one day of revelry. The National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) […]

Posted: January 13th, 2017 in Opinion | Read More »

Creation of Constitutional Commission proposed


CEBU CITY–Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez has proposed to President Rodrigo Duterte the creation of a Constitutional Commission that will study and draft the proposed amendments to the Constitution to pave way for changing the form of government into federal system. The Concom should be formed through an executive order since Congress would be preoccupied with the […]

Posted: August 27th, 2016 in Breaking | Read More »

Nangomisyon ang taga BFP?


Abi ba nako nga wa nay mga personnel sa Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) ang nag-negosyo niining mga fire extinguishers kay gibalik-balik baya ang instruction sa ilang mga labaw nga bawal gyud kini. Karong bag-o, mitiyabaw intawon ang among principal sa Lahug Christian School (LCS) nga si Ma’am Camelita Badayos Miguel kay dunay duha ka […]

Posted: December 2nd, 2015 in Opinion | Read More »