Rama: LCP leaves fate of SK and barangay polls to Congress

Wenilyn Sabalo 08/16/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama, who currently heads the League of Cities of the Philippines (LCP), said the League will leave the fate of the Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections to the…

Still high turnout of registrants in Mandaue, Comelec says

Mary Rose Sagarino 07/15/2022

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu—The Commission on Elections in Mandaue City continues to record a high number of voter registrants for the Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan elections. Lawyer Anna Fleur Gujilde, election officer, said currently, they average 400 registrants…

Comelec-Mandaue notes high turnout in first day of voters registration

Mary Rose Sagarino 07/05/2022

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu—The Commission on Elections in Mandaue City has recorded a high turnout during the first day of voters registration for the Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan elections. Sarah Cristina Reuyan, the election assistant, said 341 have…

Cebu City Comelec to hold satellite voter registrations this July

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 06/24/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Commission on Elections (Comelec) will hold satellite registrations on July 4 to 23, 2022 in order to facilitate faster registration for the barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK). The national Comelec…

Voters registration for Brgy, SK elex this July

Morexette Marie B. Erram 06/13/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Voters registration is expected to resume this July for the upcoming Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections. Lawyer Jerome Brillantes, acting Elections Supervisor of the Commission on Elections in Cebu (Comelec-Cebu), said they…

House panel OKs postponement of 2020 barangay, SK polls

Pathricia Ann Roxas - Inquirer.net 09/24/2019

MANILA, Philippines — The House committee on suffrage and electoral reforms approved Tuesday bills postponing the 2020 Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections to the second Monday of May 2023. Committee chair and Negros Occidental 4th District…

Senate OKs on second reading bill postponing barangay, SK elections

Neil Arwin Mercado - Inquirer.net 09/24/2019

MANILA, Philippines — The Senate on Tuesday approved on second reading the bill seeking to postpone the village (barangay) and youth council elections. The Senate approved on second reading Senate Bill No. 1043 which seeks to hold…

100-300k new voters expected to register in Cebu

Rosalie Abatayo 07/10/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Commission on Elections (Comelec) in Cebu is expecting some 100,000-300,000 new voters as they reopen registrations from August 1 to September 30, 2019 for the May 2020 Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan Elections…

Holganza-Ortiz proclaimed as Baod village chief in Bantayan

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 05/15/2018

Ruby Holganza-Ortiz was proclaimed as the new village chief of Barangay Baod, Bantayan town, Cebu on Monday night (May 14). Holganza-Ortiz, who was unopposed, received 1,066 votes. There are 1,665 registered voters in Barangay Baod. She will…

SK POLITICS GETS DIRTY: Mothers complain ‘hakot’ practice among youth in Barangay Suba

Cris Evert Lato-Ruffolo 05/14/2018

  Barely six hours before voting precincts will open for the local elections, at least two mothers from Barangay Suba, Cebu City are now looking for their missing children. Their children, who are voters for the Sangguniang…

Duterte postpones barangay elections

Inquirer.net 10/04/2017

Communications Secretary Martin Andanar confirmed this in a text message to INQUIRER.net. Asked if the President signed on Tuesday the bill postponing the said elections, he replied, “Yes.” The new law was signed less than a month before the scheduled…

Castillano: Better to hold barangay elections in May 2018

USJ-R Intern Kristine Remolisan 08/31/2017

CEBU Provincial Elections Supervisor Lionel Marco Castillano expressed his preference to conduct the barangay election next May 2018 than in October 2018. Castillano said having the election in May would mean that there would be no disruption…

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