Partylist group calls for unity in fight against HR violations

Rosalie O. Abatayo 04/16/2018

LEADERS of the militant partylist group Akbayan marked its 20th anniversary yesterday by calling on Filipinos to unite and protest the human rights violations committed in the government’s war on illegal drugs. The Akbayan congress held at…

Cebu militant groups rally behind CJ Sereno

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 04/10/2018

Members of different militant groups in Cebu staged a protest rally on Wednesday to express their support for embattled Chief Justice Ma. Lourdes Sereno. They also lashed out at President Rodrigo Duterte for throwing his weight behind…

Militant transport group to stage picket Monday

Jessa Mae O. Sotto and Morexette Marie B. Erram 03/15/2018

YET another protest action will be held by the Cebu chapter of the militant transport group Piston to oppose the government’s mass transport modernization program next Monday. The transport group will stage a picket in front of…

Child rights advocacy group remind media’s role in reporting abuses

Morexette B. Erram 03/07/2018

The Children’s Legal Bureau (CLB) encouraged Cebu-based journalists and communication students to continue spreading awareness against child trafficking, abuse and pornography. The CLB-led forum held on Wednesday morning highlighted media’s role in keeping the citizens informed about…

Youth group supports 24-hour Cebu City public library

King Anthony Perez 03/06/2018

The Youth for a Livable Cebu (YLC) lauded the announcement of Mayor Tomas Osmeña to open the Cebu City Public Library and Information Center for 24 hours. Since 2015, YLC has partnered with the public library in…

Crime group carried out the Ungab ambush-slay, NBI-7 suspects

Ador Vincent Mayol 02/27/2018

Judging by the manner with which the crime was executed, investigators believed an organized crime group carried out the brazen killing of lawyer and Ronda Vice Mayor Jonnah John Ungab on February 19. Director Patricio Bernales of…

PUJ group asks for P10 minimum fare

Futch Anthony Inso 02/07/2018

AMID the continued increase in fuel prices, the Cebu Integrated Transport Cooperative (Citrasco) has decided to petition for a P 3.50 fare hike. Citrasco’s original plan was to ask for a P12.50 minimum fare for jeepneys but…

Group offers no-scalpel vasectomy for free

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 02/07/2018

THE No Scalpel Vasectomy International Inc. (NSVI) is offering a free no-scalpel vasectomy at the Sacred Heart Hospital on Urgello Street, Cebu City. NSVI Development Director Dr. Douglas Stein will lead the group of six foreign doctors…

NO FORGIVENESS

Ador Vincent Mayol, Morexette B. Erram 01/23/2018

Families of Fil-Am medical group killed in a car crash in Alegria on Saturday to sue tourist van driver for multiple homicide Tourists told to tap only legitimate transport providers Forgiving the driver of the tourist van…

Jenny Mercado and Mark Herras reunite in upcoming TV series

Mich Padayhag 01/17/2018

THEIR fans have not seen them for a while together on screen. Jennylyn Mercado and Mark Herras will be working again this time with LJ Reyes and Tom Rodriguez for a drama series titled “The Cure.” A…