DSWD-7: 35.5K beneficiaries availed of crisis intervention aid

Futch Anthony Inso 06/13/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Some 35,504 individuals have availed of the financial assistance of the Crisis Intervention Section (CIS) of the Department of Social Welfare and Development in Central Visayas (DSWD-7) from January 1 to June 11…

IN PHOTOS: Estimated P70M worth of drugs seized in Taptap, Cebu City

Futch Anthony Inso 06/11/2021

Cebu City, Philippines—Three drug personalities were reportedly killed at past 11 p.m. Thursday, June 10, 2021, in a shootout with anti-drug operatives in Barangay Taptap here.  Seized from the suspects, who were on board a Toyota Vios…

30 Cebu establishments receive Gold Bagwis Seal

Futch Anthony Inso 06/09/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines—The “Gold Bagwis Seal” was given to 30 establishments in Cebu Province by  the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI). The Bagwis award is given to establishments that uphold the rights and welfare of consumers…

2 Bohol fishermen nabbed for fishing in Lapu’s marine sanctuary

Futch Anthony Inso 06/09/2021

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Two fishermen from Bohol were apprehended after they were caught fishing in the marine sanctuary of Barangay Caohagan, Lapu-Lapu City around 5:00 am on Wednesday, June 9, 2021. Barangay Caohagan is an islet…

More Oponganons receive financial aid from AICS program

Futch Anthony Inso 06/08/2021

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu—A total of 2,023 Oponganons will receive P1,500 cash assistance from the Assistance to Individuals in Crisis Situation (AICS) program of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD). The said program was funded by…

Lapu-Lapu City plans to include 3-year-old kids in vaccination drive

Futch Anthony Inso 06/08/2021

LAPU-LAPU CITY, CEBU- The Lapu-Lapu City Government will now include children ages 3 years and above in the master list for their ongoing vaccination drive against the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). This was confirmed by Dr. Agnes…

LTO-7 chief files cyberlibel case against 5 motorcycle dealers

Futch Anthony Inso 06/07/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines—Five motorcycle dealers in Central Visayas are facing charges for violating Republic Act no. 10175 or the Cybrecrime Prevention Act of 2012. This after Land Transportation Office Central Visayas (LTO)-7 regional director Victor Caindec filed…

Lapu-Lapu running out of AstraZeneca vaccines

Futch Anthony Inso 06/07/2021

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu–The supply of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccines here is expected to run out soon. Dr. Agnes Realiza, head of the Lapu-Lapu City Health Department (LCHD), said that currently, their supply of COVID-19 vaccines is…

Lapu-Lapu will no longer accept walk-ins in vaccination drive

Futch Anthony Inso 06/04/2021

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — The Lapu-Lapu City Government will no longer accept walk-ins in their ongoing vaccination drive against the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan said on his Facebook post, that this…

Lapu, USAID ink MOA for establishment of community-based drug rehab program

Futch Anthony Inso 06/03/2021

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan signed a memorandum of agreement (MOA) with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) on Thursday afternoon, June 3, 2021, for the establishment of a Community-Based…

Chan plans to re-align P104M for COVID vaccines to other Lapu-Lapu projects

Futch Anthony Inso 06/03/2021

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan plans to re-align the P104 million budget which is intended to procure coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccines. Chan made such a statement, after the Inter-Agency Task Force…

Sea trips to Olango resume

Futch Anthony Inso 06/02/2021

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu—Forty-eight individuals who were stranded at the Angasil Port in Barangay Mactan, here on Tuesday evening, June 1, 2021, have already returned to their homes on Olango island on Wednesday morning, June 2. Petty Officer…

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