Man shot dead in Talisay

Rene F. Alima 03/23/2018

A 42-year-old man was shot dead by two unidentified assailants on board a motorcycle in Sitio Telepono, Barangay Manipis, Talisay City past 6 p.m. on Thursday. Mario Ylaya Jr. from Barangay Sinsin, Cebu City, sustained a gunshot…

Capitol turns over P5M aid to beneficiaries

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 03/19/2018

  ABOUT P5 million worth of tools and equipment were distributed to various beneficiaries by the provincial government as part of their Caravan of Services program. Cebu Gov. Hilario Davide III led the distribution of tools and…

POLITICS BEHIND TOLEDO HOSPITAL MESS

Morexette Marie B. Erram 03/11/2018

Yapha: Council only follows ‘one person’; acting mayor is to blame, counters Osmeña Dodong (not his real name) was surprised when he brought his mother, Lealyn to the Toledo City Hospital on Saturday for treatment. Only one…

HOSPITAL BREAKDOWN

MAO BA? 03/11/2018

Netizens were dismayed over the plight of the Toledo City Hospital when it lost 120 of its 150 staff due to budget delays by the Toledo City Council. McCoy Boiser said, “City naman ang toledo. Dapat ang…

HOSPITAL NIGHTMARE

Cris Evert Lato-Ruffolo, Morexettte Marie B. Erram 03/10/2018

  The Toledo City Hospital is now like a ‘ghost hospital’ after 120 of its 150 staff were ordered by the city council to stop reporting for work and for the hospital to drastically reduce its operation.…

Hospital investors’ cry: Give us shareholder rights

Jose Santino S. Bun-achita 03/08/2018

SOME investors of a medical center being constructed in Cebu City have come out to complain against the management for not giving them rights as shareholders of the facility. Lawyer Mark Gaviola, one of the lawyers of…

Tricycle driver, drug surrenderer shot dead in separate incidents

Chris A. Ligan 03/04/2018

A tricycle driver and a drug surrenderer were killed in two separate shooting incidents in Lapu-Lapu City on Saturday evening. Around 8 p.m., 43-year-old tricycle driver identified as Edgardo Siaboc was heading towards a mall when one…

200-bed hospital to be established in Bogo City

Morexette Erram 02/15/2018

Dr. Rene Catan of the Cebu Provincial Health Office (PHO) announced that the national government has funded the construction of the three-storey medical center inside Severo Verallo Memorial District Hospital compound in Bogo City, Cebu, approximately 101…

Muslim students land in hospital due to food poisoning

Futch Anthony Inso 02/08/2018

About 16 Muslim students who attended a convention in Eco-Tech, Sudlon, Lahug, Cebu City, were brought to hospitals due to food poisoning. Nagiel Bañacia, disaster management risk reduction office chief of Cebu City, the students were delegates…

Policeman behind death of suspected pusher released from hospital

Benjie B. Talisic 02/07/2018

The wounded policeman PO2 Aristeo Tampus has been discharged from South General Hospital, Naga City, Cebu, on Wednesday afternoon. In a phone interview, Tampus told Cebu Daily News that he is now on his way home together…