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6 youth performers for Sinulog sa Naga downed by suspected food poisoning

Morexette Marie B. Erram and Paul Lauro 01/26/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Six young persons who were expected to perform for the Sinulog sa Naga on Sunday, January 26, landed in the hospital after they reportedly complained of having symptoms of food poisoning.  The City…

Body found floating off waters of Brgy Looc, Mandaue City

Paul Lauro 01/26/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The body of a still unidentified man was found floating in the waters of Barangay Looc in Mandaue City at around 12:30 p.m. on Sunday, January 26, 2020. The man was believed to…

Sunday dawn fire burns old house in Brgy Basak San Nicolas, Cebu City

Alven Marie A. Timtim and Paul Lauro 01/26/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — An old house that was converted into a storage area for kitchenwares caught fire at dawn on Sunday, January 26, 2020. Fire Officer 2 Fulbert Navarro of the Cebu City Fire Department said…

Caindec identifying the ‘wang-wang’ student driver in viral video; urges the student to ‘surrender’

Morexette Marie B. Erram 01/25/2020

  CEBU CITY, Philippines – The Land Transportation Office in Central Visayas (LTO-7) is now looking for the male student driver who was seen in a viral video violating traffic rules, including the unauthorized use of sirens…

DOH: Chinese boy in Cebu City tests negative for 2019-nCoV

Rosalie Abatayo 01/25/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines —The five-year-old Chinese boy who was confined in a hospital in Cebu City for pneumonia-like symptoms has tested negative for the 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV). This was the announcement issued by the Department of…

DOTr to all seaports, airports: Be vigilant amid 2019 nCoV threats

Morexette Marie B. Erram 01/23/2020

  CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Department of Transportation (DOTr) has issued an advisory encouraging all transportation hubs in the country to be vigilant on the threat of the new coronavirus strain from China. In a press…

PNP chief orders relief of 3 Central Visayas police officials

Morexette Marie B. Erram 01/23/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines—Philippine National Police (PNP) Chief Lieutenant General Archie Gamboa announced that he ordered the relief of three top officials from Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO-7) for violating his directive that prohibits all police…

Drug personality nabbed with P1.2M shabu in Mandaue; 11 caught in Lapu-Lapu drug busts

Norman V. Mendoza 01/23/2020

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu — A drug personality out on bail was caught in a buy-bust operation by the Mandaue City Police Office’s Intelligence Branch (CIB) with P1.2 million worth of suspected shabu past 4 a.m. today, January…

5-year-old Chinese child in Cebu has recovered – DOH

Morexette Marie B. Erram 01/22/2020

  CEBU CITY, Philippines–The 5-year-old child who tested positive for a non-specific pancorona virus in Cebu City has recovered from having flu-like symptoms. Health Secretary Francisco Duque III announced this in an interview with Radyo Inquirer Wednesday…

Cebu City Council mulls legal action against man in viral saliva video

Morexette Marie Erram 01/21/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Members of the Cebu City Council is planning to take legal actions against the man who was captured in a viral video for slapping his saliva on random revelers during last Sunday’s Sinulog…

BREAKING: Michael Dino defends President Duterte 

Immae A. Lachica 01/21/2020

Presidential Assistant for the Visayas Michael Dino defended President Rodrigo Duterte from criticisms on the president’s plans of solving Cebu’s traffic problem. In a press conference he called on Tuesday, January 21, 2020, Dino said he was…

Balamban fire kills 2-year-old boy, damages 3 homes

Alven Marie Timtim 01/21/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines – A two-year-old boy died after he was trapped inside their burning home in Sitio Upper Segra in Barangay Buanoy, Balamban town in midwestern Cebu on Tuesday morning, January 21, 2020. The boy was…

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