Councilor Cortes laid to rest at family’s Mandaue mausoleum

Norman Mendoza 01/13/2018

THE late Mandaue City Councilor Demetrio “Tatay Jun” Cortes Jr. was laid to rest on Saturday at the family’s mausoleum at the Mandaue cemetery in Barangay Guizo. Family members, Mandaue city officials led by Mayor Luis Gabriel…

Late Councilor Cortes to be buried today

Norman V. Mendoza 01/12/2018

The late Mandaue City Councilor Demetrio “Tatay Jun” Cortes Jr., who was described as one of the best foundations of the Cortes family, will be buried today (Saturday) at 4 p.m. in the family’s mausoleum at the…

WATCH: Councilor Dave Tumulak on fake kidnapping of 21-year-old student

Nestle L. Semilla 01/09/2018

Cebu City Councilor David Tumulak said that they traced the owner of the car who allegedly kidnapped the 21-year-old student. Tumulak said that the car owner is an executive officer in one of the biggest company in…

Giving executive function to new councilor not automatic – Osmeña

Inna Gian Mejia 12/15/2017

Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña does not discount the possibility of giving executive function to his nephew, newly appointed city councilor Renato “Junjun” Osmeña Jr. But he said he still has to observe the performance of Osmeña…

A learning session for Councilor ‘Jun’ Osmeña

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 12/12/2017

IT WAS a day for observing for newly appointed Cebu City Councilor Renato “Junjun” Osmeña Jr. He did not participate in the discussions of his fellow members on the items in yesterday’s agenda of the Cebu City…

‘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…

Suspect in Sogod councilman’s slay nabbed in Leyte

Benjie B. Talisic 11/14/2017

POLICE arrested a suspect in the death of Sogod Barangay Councilman Roberto Abalos in Bato, Leyte at 11 am last Monday. The suspect is identified as Sam Pandapatan, a resident of Barangay Iniguihan, Bato, Leyte. He is…

Lapu council questions President’s choice for councilor

Norman V. Mendoza 09/27/2017

THE Lapu-Lapu City Council filed a resolution asking the Liberal Party (LP) to verify the status of lawyer Jennifer Tan Dungog who was appointed City Councilor by President Rodrigo Duterte. Councilor Gregorio Paquibot Jr. filed the resolution,…

Zafra denies Osmeña’s claims ABC not coordinating on tanod honorarium

Inna Gian Mejia 09/26/2017

CEBU City councilor Margarita Osmeña said the Association of Barangay Councils (ABC) has failed to coordinate with her office on the release of honorarium to barangay tanods. Osmeña said she has been trying to coordinate with ABC president…

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…

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