Mandaue gov’t opens free 24/7 coworking space

Mary Rose Sagarino 01/17/2022

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — The Mandaue City government has officially opened its free 24/7 coworking space located at the Mandaue City College Annex building on Monday, January 17, 2021. Several individuals have already availed themselves of the…

15 detainees of police station in Cebu City positive for COVID; ‘dalaw’ suspended

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 01/17/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Visits or “dalaw” of relatives of 15 detainees or detained persons at the Sawang Calero Police Station detention cell in Cebu City have been suspended indefinitely. Police Lieutenant Colonel Allan Rosario, officer-in-charge of…

Lapu-Lapu starts distribution of P5K aid to Odette-affected families

Futch Anthony Inso 01/17/2022

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — The Lapu-Lapu City government has already started the distribution of financial assistance to super typhoon Odette-affected families on Sunday, January 16, 2021. Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan said that first to receive the P5,000…

Fiesta Señor 2022 ‘peaceful’ with 39K devotees having visited the Basilica

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 01/16/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Long queues of around 39,000, devotees who wanted to enter Basilica to light candles and offer prayers to venerate the Señor Sto. Niño has been observed during today’s 457th Fiesta Señor adding that…

Around 20K devotees on the streets during Fiesta Señor’s motorcade – police

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 01/16/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines— Nearly 20,000 devotees, who patiently waited for the arrival of Señor Sto. Niño, were recorded from its drop off in Basilica in Cebu City to Cordova town on Saturday, January 15. Different police units…

Cebu City logs highest number of new cases in a day at 505

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 01/16/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City has once again reported a record-high number of new COVID-19 new cases on Saturday, January 15, 2022, as reported today, January 16. The Emergency Operations Center (EOC) revealed that there were…

Cebu: A month after Odette’s fury

Morexette Marie B. Erram 01/16/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Aside from the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Cebuanos celebrated the Feast of Señor Sto. Niño on Sunday, January 16 in a whole, different way. It’s been a month since Typhoon Odette (international name: Rai)…

Devotees reminded anew: Minors, those 65 and above not allowed to enter Basilica

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 01/16/2022

Minors, those 65 and above not allowed entry in Basilica, cops remind devotees CEBU CITY, Philippines — Minors and those adults, whose ages are 65 years old and above, will not be allowed to enter the Basilica…

Amid adversity, devotees told to shout: Pit Senyor! 

Morexette Marie B. Erram 01/15/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The celebration of the Visperas of the 457th Fiesta Señor may be completely different and more solemn than in previous years. But devotees here are urged to continuously sing and shout the name…

Curfew, health protocols to still be strictly implemented despite fewer violators — Lapu-Lapu cop chief

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 01/15/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Lapu-Lapu police will continue to strictly implement health protocols and the curfew despite fewer violators especially curfew violators being apprehended. Police Colonel Arnel Banzon, Lapu-Lapu City Police Office (LLCPO) chief, said that since…

No lockdown in Cebu amid Alert Level 3

Morexette Marie B. Erram 01/15/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines – No lockdown in Cebu. This was the reassurance released by local officials here after the national government elevated the entire island province’s quarantine classification to Alert Level 3.  Gov. Gwendolyn Garcia on Saturday,…

Cebu City Council wants unclaimed 2021 senior financial assistance to be released

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 01/15/2022

  CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Council wants the Executive Department to release the last tranche of the financial assistance in 2021, which will be released to those who have failed to claim their cash…

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