PRO-7 chief to Cebu City cops: Take drug campaign a notch higher

Mae Fhel Gom-os 10/07/2021

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — The new director of the Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO-7) has encouraged Cebu City policemen to take the anti-illegal drug campaign a notch higher. Police Brigadier General Roque Eduardo Vega, PRO-7…

DILG commends Lapu-Lapu City for effective anti-illegal drugs campaign

Futch Anthony Inso 03/17/2021

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines – The Lapu-Lapu City Government was awarded the 2019 National Anti-Drug Abuse Council Performance Award by the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG). Jonah Pino, OIC of DILG Lapu-Lapu City, presented to mayor…

Labella commends police for nearly P50M drug-haul

Morexette Marie B. Erram 09/20/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella commended local authorities here for arresting three suspected drug peddlers and confiscating around P50 million of illegal drugs. Labella was present when enforcers from the Cebu City Police…

Close to P1M shabu seized from 19-year-old suspect

Morexette Marie B. Erram 09/17/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Authorities in Cebu have confiscated close to P1 million worth of illegal drugs, believed to be shabu, from a 19-year-old suspect. An official report from the Mambaling Police Station in Cebu City showed…

3 men arrested in Mandaue City drug bust

Norman Mendoza 01/10/2020

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu, Philippines — Police collared three suspected drug dealers with P34,000 worth of shabu (methamphetamine) in a buy-bust operation around 3 a.m. on Friday, January 10 in Barangay Banilad. Police Lieutenant Troy John Lalamunan, chief…

Duterte naming Robredo as anti-drug czar is a ‘trap’ — BAYAN Central Visayas

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 11/06/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Militant groups based in Central Visayas expressed their disgust over President Rodrigo Duterte’s move to name Vice President Maria Leonor “Leni” Robredo as the co-chairperson of the inter-agency committee on anti-illegal drugs (ICAD). In…

Misconception on lawyers

Atty. Ruphil F. Bañoc 10/20/2016

  When I heard the news that Atty. Jonnah John Ungab, vice mayor of Ronda, Cebu, is among those charged and labeled as drug protector of alleged drug lord Kerwin Espinosa, I instantly remembered my experience being…

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