Chan: Delta variant hits 10 Lapu-Lapu barangays

Futch Anthony Inso 08/02/2021

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan has identified 10 barangays that have been hit by the Delta variant of the coronavirus in the city. He said the deadly Delta variant had already penetrated…

Are barangays now using surveys to push Sara’s presidential bid?

Carmela Reyes-Estrope, Leila B. Salaverria 05/31/2021

MANILA, Philippines — Are barangays being used for a survey to seek out support for the possible presidential bid of Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio? Former Bayan Muna Rep. Teddy Casiño raised this issue on Twitter after…

Labella to barangays: Complete requirements to get financial aid

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 05/15/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella belied reports that there had been purposeful delays on the financial assistance for the city’s barangays. Some barangay officials have recently complained that the financial assistance from the…

Barangays told: Coordinate with PSA to avoid crowding in registration sites

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 05/08/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Barangays in Cebu City are told to coordinate with the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) when conducting registration for the National Identification Card (ID). This was the reminder of the Emergency Operations Center (EOC)…

No new COVID-19 cases in 24 Cebu City villages

Morexette Marie Erram 05/03/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — As Cebu City’s number of active COVID-19 cases continue to decline, at least 24 villages or barangays here have not reported new infections in the past 10 days.  The city’s Emergency Operations Center…

PDEA-7 chief: Cebu City still 100% affected by drugs

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 03/15/2021

  CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City is still 100 percent affected by illegal drugs. Director Levi Ortiz of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency in Central Visayas (PDEA-7) said this during a conference call with reporters on…

Liquidation needed for Cebu City barangays to get financial assistance

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 03/05/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City barangays who wish to avail of the city government’s financial assistance must be able to present a liquidation of the past financial assistance they have received. Councilor Raymond Alvin Garcia, the…

Mandaue police to tap brgy chiefs in battle vs COVID-19

Mary Rose Sagarino 02/26/2021

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines – The Mandaue City Police Office (MCPO) will meet with the city’s barangay captains to discuss the enforcement of health protocols in the villages. This is due to the increasing number of Coronavirus Disease…

Prepare for TD Auring — Cebu City dad tells barangays

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 02/17/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Councilor David Tumulak, the chairperson for the committee on disaster risk reduction and management, is urging the mountain and riverside barangays to prepare for Tropical Depression Auring. The state weather bureau…

Several barangays in Lapu-Lapu City placed under state of calamity

Futch Anthony Inso 12/23/2020

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines – The Lapu-Lapu City Council has already approved, during its special session this morning (December 23), a resolution that placed several barangays in the city under a state of calamity due to damages wrought…

Lapu logs 33 positives from barangay swab testing

Futch Anthony Inso 11/19/2020

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines– The Lapu-Lapu City Health Department has recorded 33 individuals who tested positive for COVID-19 in the mass swab testing that they conducted on the 11 barangays with the most number of infections. According to…

No new COVID case in 13 Lapu barangays for the past week

Futch Anthony Inso 10/28/2020

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu—Thirteen barangays here have not logged any new case of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) for the past week. This was revealed by Nagiel Bañacia, head of the Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (DRRMO) in…

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