Bizmen nabbed with ecstasy plead not guilty

Ador Vincent Mayol, Benjie B. Talisic 01/31/2018

THE two Cebuano businessmen who were allegedly caught with a number of ecstasy pills in a drug bust three weeks ago pleaded not guilty to charges of selling illegal drugs. Richard Ngo Go and Neil Benjamin Eugenio…

P250K ecstasy pills seized; 8 people nabbed

Benjie B. Talisic 01/20/2018

AMID the Sinulog festivities, regional police have intensified its crackdown against party drugs in Metro Cebu, leading to the arrest of eight persons and the confiscation of an estimated P262,000 worth of party drugs in Cebu and…

Ecstasy in the city

Benjie B. Talisic, Cris Evert Lato-Ruffolo 01/14/2018

In an outdoor event held three years ago in time for the Sinulog Festival celebration, 20-year-old Jena (not her real name) joined her friends for a night of “fun, food and some booze.” Jena, a Management student…

MAO BA?

MAO BA? 01/12/2018

ECSTASY Netizens were aghast after they learned of the report that two young prominent men in Cebu, including a hotel owner, were arrested for possession of undetermined amount of ecstasy, a prohibited party drug, in Mandaue City.…

PDEA-7 monitors five clubs in Cebu City, Mandaue for illegal drug trade

Winston P. Ensomo 08/17/2017

THREE bars in Cebu City and two in Mandaue City are being monitored by the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency- Central Visayas after their owners reported possible illegal drug trade in their establishments, PDEA-7 director Yogi Felimon Ruiz…

What is Ecstasy Pill?

Philip S. Chua 02/03/2014

Ecstasy drug, which has gained notoriety some years ago, is a hallucinogenic substance that is derived from stimulant amphetamines. The chemical name of ecstasy is 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA). This dangerous drug causes hyperpyrexia (high fever), electrolyte imbalance (especially…