SC review on Tokhang

Editorial 04/04/2018

The Supreme Court’s order to the PNP to submit their report on the Oplan Tokhang operations in the country came amid a successful roundup of drug suspects by the Cebu police during the Holy Week observance. About…

Peter Lim worries over a Duterte review of his drug trafficking case

Ador Vincent Mayol, Benjie B. Talisic 03/14/2018

CONTROVERSIAL Cebu businessman Peter Lim has a reason to be worry again. “How things quickly change,” said Lim’s spokesperson Jun Fuentes after President Rodrigo Duterte vowed to personally review the drug trafficking case filed against Lim, confessed…

CHR to review guidelines of Cebu’s detention facility

Morexette B. Erram 02/19/2018

The Commission on Human Rights of Central Visayas (CHR – 7) is set to review the operations manual and guidelines of the Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center (CPDRC). Lawyer Arvin Odron, CHR – 7 regional director,…

Gov orders fire safety review on Capitol-owned buildings

Morexette B. Erram 01/08/2018

The Metro Ayala fire incident has prompted the Cebu provincial government to initiate measures to prevent a similar one from happening in the province. Cebu Gov. Hilario Davide III yesterday (on Monday) announced their plan to review…

Capitol wants review of fire safety checks

Morexette B. Erram 01/08/2018

  The Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (PDRRMO) announced their plans to review fire safety measures of province-owned facilities in the wake of the fire that razed Metro Gaisano in Ayala Center Cebu. PDRRMO chief…

The year in review for films

Jeff Ruffolo 12/28/2017

The Good Logan. Exceptional performance by Hugh Jackman as the previously invulnerable mutant known as “The Wolverine”. He is dying and takes the audience along with him to death’s door. Expect Jackman to receive an Oscar nomination…

Magpale wants review of travel philanthropy plan

Benjie B. Talisic, Rosalie O. Abatayo 12/27/2017

  Cebu Vice Governor Agnes Magpale called on Provincial Tourism Officer Boboi Costas to further study his plan of implementing travel philanthropy in Cebu after a Belgian national was arrested Tuesday afternoon at the South Bus Terminal…

PBMA calls for SC review of IBP decision dropping disbarment case vs Ecleo lawyers

Fe Marie D. Dumaboc 12/05/2017

  MEMBERS of the Philippine Benevolent Missionaries Association (PBMA) are not just giving up. More than six months after the Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) Commission on Bar Discipline dismissed a disbarment complaint filed against two…

Davide to order review of CPDRC’s shoot to kill order

11/13/2017

The Cebu provincial government’s anti-drugs campaign should remain within the bounds of the law. Anything that is illegal or contrary to law will not be tolerated, said Governor Hilario Davide III. Davide said he will order a…

Team Rama to review garbage collection budget

USJ-R Intern Rosalie Abatayo 10/19/2017

THE opposition Barug Team Rama bloc is adamant against approving the proposed P400-million budget for garbage collection next year. “The budget is four times as big as the one we have before (at P120 million) but if…