Fewer but stronger bets in province observed

Ador Vincent Mayol, Morexette Marie Erram, Rosalie Abatayo 10/18/2018

THERE are fewer candidates who will vie for provincial positions in the 2019 midterm elections. Cebu Provincial Election Supervisor Lionel Marco Castillano said they only received 50 Certificates of Candidacy (COCs) this time compared to the 70…

BOPK bets file COCs sans Dave

Morexette Marie Erram 10/15/2018

THEY’RE OFF AND RUNNING Except for Councilor Dave Tumulak, candidates of the administration bloc Bando Osmeña Pundok Kauswagan (BOPK) filed their certificates of candidacy (COCs) together yesterday at the Commission on Elections-Cebu City office. The group was…

Bulk of bets to file COCs next week – poll exec

Futch Anthony Inso, Morexette Marie Erram 10/11/2018

WITH no candidates showing up to file their certificates of candidacy (COCs) at the Commission on Election Cebu City North District (Comelec-Cebu City North district) office, Election Officer Marchel Sarno said that they were expecting this development.…

Comelec Cebu City: 40T new applications

Morexette Marie Erram 10/01/2018

The Comelec offices in Cebu City have recorded more than 40, 000 new applications for voter registration. Of the applicants, 20,462 come from the city’s north district while another 23, 064 come from the south district. But…

13 trekkers rescued from Osmeña Peak

Morexette Marie Erram 09/14/2018

Personnel from the Dalaguete Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (DDRMO) safely brought down 13 tourists from Manila who trekked the Osmeña Peak in Dalaguete town despite the bad weather. Baltazar Tribunalo, PDRRMO head, said that the…

Cebu City Councilors still undecided on P18-B Kawit Island project

Morexette Marie Erram 08/07/2018

The Cebu City Council has been on a deadlock for nearly four hours now because of the refusal of the opposition bloc to pass the P18-billion Kawit Island project being pushed by Mayor Tomas Osmeña. A resolution…

CCTO impounds 13 vehicles for counterflow violation along Mambaling road

Morexette Marie Erram 07/13/2018

THE Cebu City Transportation Office (CCTO) has impounded at least 13 vehicles whose drivers were caught violating the city’s anti-counterflow policy while plying the city’s southern corridor. Francisco Ouano, CCTO head, said they will continue to implement…

Properties with tax delinquency to be sold in auction

Morexette Marie Erram 07/11/2018

Properties in Cebu City with records of tax delinquency may be subjected to auction sale. Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña made this announcement on his official Facebook page today that they will be posting notices on properties…

STILL A NO GO

Jessa Mae Sotto, Morexette Marie Erram, Rosalie O. Abatayo 07/02/2018

Osmeña firm on decision not to allow Ironman bike route in SRP There is no one, including the governor, who can change his mind. Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña maintained that he will not bend to anyone’s…

Osmeña mulls hiring Miro

Morexette Marie Erram 06/05/2018

IT WAS with relief that Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña greeted the news about the dismissal of the murder complaint filed against Winefredo Miro in connection with the ambush of Ermita Barangay Captain Felicisimo “Imok” Rupinta. The…

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