There will be no power outages on election day – DOE

Jose Santino S. Bunachita and Nestle L. Semilla and Jessa Mae Sotto 04/25/2018

THERE will be enough power supply during next month’s Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections, the Department of Energy (DOE) has assured. Engr. Rey Maleza, head of the energy industry management division of the DOE-Visayas Field Office,…

No unopposed candidates in Cebu City

Jessa Mae O. Sotto and Norman V. Mendoza, Nestle L. Semilla 04/23/2018

TWO candidates for Barangay Captain and another two for Sangguniang Kabataan Chairman in Mandaue City are sure winners, as they are running unopposed A review of the Certificates of Candidacy revealed that there is only one candidate…

No place like home for ‘mama’s boy’ June Mar Fajardo

JONAS PANERIO 04/22/2018

THE METRO may be where reigning four-time PBA MVP June Mar Fajardo showcases his awesome basketball skills, but the sleepy municipality of Pinamungahan is without a doubt, where the 6-foot-10 giant’s heart lies. Located in the southwest…

No PUBG or ROS, no chicken dinner

STEPHEN CAPILLAS 04/18/2018

TRY as I might, there was no “winner, winner, chicken dinner” for me as I failed to download the mobile version of either Players Unknown Battleground (PUBG) or Rules of Survival (ROS) into my budget smartphone. That’s…

No transfers until after polls: Tomas

04/18/2018

Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña said he will only entertain requests of barangay officials to transfer to the Bando Osmeña-Pundok Kauswagan (BO-PK) after the barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections. “Just to remind them, after the elections,…

Kobe Paras has no regrets going to US

Inquirer.net 04/16/2018

KOBE Paras has no regrets on his decision to take his act to the United States despite failing to meet his expectations during his stay there. “It was an eye-opening experience, honestly, it was one of the…

‘No partisan politics for foreigners’

Ador Vincent S. Mayol and Rosalie O. Abatayo 04/16/2018

An official of a European Union (EU) political party who was deported after arriving in Cebu last Sunday voiced alarm over the Duterte administration’s hostility towards critics of its war on illegal drugs. “We are with you.…

No corruption in Dengvaxia program–Garin

Inquirer.net 04/12/2018

Former Health Secretary Janette Garin on Thursday dismissed anew the corruption allegations being hurled against her and the Aquino administration, claiming that the P3 billion dengue immunization program was implemented in good faith. “We implemented a program…

No disclosure of PDEA narc list

Ador Vincent Mayol 04/11/2018

The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency in Central Visayas (PDEA-7) will not reveal the names of incumbent barangay officials who are on their drug watchlist. “We can’t disclose the contents of the list since it is premature to…

No basis to raise academic qualifications for barangay candidates

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 04/11/2018

RAISING the qualifications of candidates running for barangay positions has no basis, according to Commission on Elections (Comelec) Provincial Election Officer, lawyer Lionel Castillano. He said as long as candidates are able to read and write, they…