Barangay in Malabuyoc in need of potable water

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 01/04/2018

  LACK of potable water is now the main concern of residents of Barangay Santo Niño, in Malabuyoc town, after landslides destroyed water pipes, cutting off their water supply. Barangay Captain Erlinda Piedad said there had been…

Centcom monitoring NPA rebels

Nestle L. Semilla 12/06/2017

  The military’s Central Command has stepped up its monitoring of communist New People’s Army (NPA) rebels even if they have yet to receive President Rodrigo Duterte’s order to go after them. Centcom spokesperson Col. Medel Aguilar…

P11M agri products confiscated

Nestle L. Semilla 11/21/2017

An estimated P11 million worth of smuggled agricultural products were seized by the Bureau of Customs (BOC) in Cebu City last October. Customs Commissioner Isidro Lapeña who showed the five containers which contained the smuggled goods to…

Niños eyeing globally competitive athletes

John Carlo Villaruel 11/16/2017

  All silvers won in this year’s Central Visayas Regional Athletic Association (CVIRAA) meet must be converted to golds when the annual meet pitting the top elementary and secondary athletes shifts to Tagbilaran, Bohol next year. This…

Human remains found in Minglanilla river

Intern 11/09/2017

  The remains of an unidentified young man was found floating on the river in Barangay Tungkop, Minglanilla town, Cebu on Thursday morning. Labra Ledesma of Barangay Dumlog, Talisay Cebu City found the body while looking for…

Traffic officer faces relief for moonlighting

Inna Gian Mejia 11/08/2017

AN officer of the Cebu City Traffic Operations Management (Citom) faces the prospect of being fired from service after he was found to be working for a transport network service during office hours. Cebu City Mayor Tomas…

Factory owner probed after fire kills 47

AP 10/27/2017

Tangerang, Indonesia — Indonesian police on Friday said they were questioning the owner of a fireworks factory that exploded into an inferno, killing at least 47 people, and have accounted for the safety of three of 10…

BRT A ‘GO’

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 09/12/2017

Now it can be said. The implementation of the Cebu Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) project is moving full steam ahead. The National Economic and Development Authority (Neda) Board, which is chaired by President Rodrigo Duterte, has finally…

Osmeña said Rama after his neck to make Labella mayor

Inna Gian Mejia 08/23/2017

THE Office of the Ombudsman in the Visayas has already dismissed a case which former mayor Michael Rama filed against Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña for the use of the Dodge car which Big Foot reportedly donated…

Davide said House inquiry on strip search ‘enlightening’

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 05/24/2017

  CEBU Gov. Hilario Davide III described as “enlightening” a congressional inquiry into the Feb. 28 mass strip search done during a surprise inspection at the Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center (CPDRC). “It was positive as…