Cebu City sets up hotline for complaints on flooding, clogged drainage

Morexette B. Erram 04/08/2018

The Cebu City Government is eyeing to put up a hotline for complaints to address floodings and clogged drainages in Cebu City areas. Since the city government created Task Force Menos Baha last week, Cebu City Councilor…

‘Clamp shooter’ to face complaints, may lose car

Ador Vincent S. Mayol, Benjie B. Talisic, Doris Mae Mondragon 02/15/2018

Aside from facing criminal complaints, the 27-year-old man, who shot at the wheel clamp placed by traffic enforcers on his illegally parked vehicle in Cebu City, may also lose his car. Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña said…

COURT BATTLES

James Nicole Franz R. Savellon 11/08/2017

Ligas files administrative, criminal complaints against Guanzon; former GAB chairman refutes allegations Former Games and Amusement Board (GAB) chairman Juan Ramon Guanzon denied a plethora of allegations hurled against him by Cebu-based international boxing judge Edward Ligas.…

Public asked: File complaints, keep police in check

Benjie Talisic 09/30/2017

DESPITE the recent criticism over checkpoints in Mandaue City, the Cebu City police will still enforce both stationary and mobile checkpoints to maintain peace and order, the city’s top police official said yesterday. Senior Supt. Joel Doria,…

City acts on complaints vs P50 IT Park parking rate

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 09/13/2017

  Amid complaints of “exorbitant” parking fees collected at the Cebu IT Park in Barangay Apas, Cebu City, Mayor Tomas Osmeña now wants the city to operate its own parking area there. But in order to do…

CJ Sereno unfazed amid impeachment complaints

Ador Vincent S. Mayol, Morexette Erram 08/24/2017

Chief Justice Ma. Lourdes Sereno doesn’t feel alluded to by the pronouncements of President Rodrigo Duterte about a government official with exorbitant lifestyle. She told reporters in Cebu City that she doesn’t live an exorbitant lifestyle and…

Osmeña to Ayuman’s complaints: I’m not scared

Inna Gian Mejia 08/15/2017

CEBU City mayor Tomas Osmeña said he is not afraid of the cases filed against him by a barangay captain. Last week, Ramil Ayuman, barangay captain of Apas, filed criminal and administrative complaints before the Ombudsman-Visayas against…

Tsunami of complaints sink Cebu’s 1st dragon boat race

James Nicole Franz R. Savellon 05/01/2017

They want Cebu to be the country’s next dragon boat mecca. But after a tsunami of complaints hit the just-ended Cebu Dragon Boat Fiesta 2017 at the Cebu Yacht Club in Lapu-Lapu City, the dream-for the moment-…

Province’s investigating body orders jail workers to answer complaints

Izobelle T. Pulgo 03/16/2017

THE Provincial Committee on Discipline and Investigation (CODI) has issued an order directing the 10 employees of Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center (CPDRC) to answer the allegations against them. Last Monday, Legaspi filed three formal complaints…

Community vigilance

Editorial 02/20/2017

There is something to be said about community vigilance being key to preserving the environment as seen in two separate cases in the cities of Mandaue and Cebu recently. In Mandaue City, residents living near a private…