Diamante allies dominate Barangay, SK polls in Tuburan

Nestle L. Semilla 05/15/2018

Most of the barangay candidates who won in Tuburan town, Cebu are allies of the incumbent mayor Aljun Diamante. Diamante said in a text message that his allies dominated the Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) polls. The…

Peaceful elections in ‘hotspot’ Tuburan

Nestle L. Semilla 05/14/2018

The Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections in Tuburan town, northern Cebu remained smooth and peaceful despite the history of electoral violence in the place. Superintendent Melbert Esguerra, Tuburan Police Station chief, said that they have not…

Two tanods nabbed in Tuburan, Cebu for gun ban violation

Nestle Semilla 05/13/2018

Two barangay tanods (village watchmen) were arrested for violation of the gun ban in Tuburan town in northwestern Cebu at past 10 p.m. on Saturday, May 12. Police authorities arrested Marcelito Gibo, 45, and Caesar Mahilum, 52,…

Tuburan, Talisay top respective brackets

Glendale G. Rosal 05/08/2018

TUBURAN and Talisay City booked quarterfinal berths after topping their respective brackets last Monday evening in the ongoing Cebu Governor’s Cup 2018 Inter-Cities/Municipalities Basketball Tournament. Tuburan bucked a lackluster start to defeat Balamban, 81-79, and grab the…

Three Tuburan residents with pending cases surrender to police

Benjie B. Talisic 05/07/2018

Three residents of a northen town in Cebu and who have pending cases in court heeded on Monday the police chief’s appeal to give themselves up to authorities. Melquiades Deniega, 48, Jumor Talaugon, 36, and Gerasmo Montebon,…

COMELEC AFFIRMS TUBURAN HOTSPOTS

Rosalie O. Abatayo and Benjie Talisic 05/06/2018

The Commission on Elections (Comelec) in Cebu province has affirmed the recommendation of the Cebu Provincial Police Office (CPPO) to place six barangays in Tuburan under the Election Watchlist Areas (EWAs) due to history of electoral violence…

6 TUBURAN BRGYS: HOTSPOTS

Jessa Mae O. Sotto and Benjie B. Talisic, Nestle L. Semilla 05/05/2018

Law enforcement authorities will pay special attention on the town of Tuburan in northeastern Cebu as all of the six barangays in Cebu that have been included in the hotspots list are all in the town. A…

Balamban, Tuburan now 4-0

Glendale G. Rosal 05/03/2018

NORTHERN teams Tuburan and Balamban bolstered their campaigns in the North Division Bracket 3 by logging their fourth straight wins last Wednesday in the ongoing Governor’s Cup Inter-Cities/Municipalities Basketball Tournament at the Tabogon Municipal Gym. Tuburan crushed…

Tuburan, Daanbantayan in watchlist

Rosalie O. Abatayo 04/24/2018

FOR SK AND BARANGAY POLLS The Cebu Police Provincial Office (CPPO) has recommended putting the entire town of Tuburan in northern Cebu under the election watchlist or “areas of concern” for the upcoming barangay elections. CPPO Director…

Tuburan mayor subject of complaint before Ombuds

04/18/2018

Tuburan Mayor Democrito Diamante Jr. is facing a complaint before the Office of the Ombudsan for allegedly using heavy equipment owned by the municipality to improve his personal property in Barangay Poblacion I. In his complaint, a…