Cebu City to deploy vaccinators for unvaxxed seniors during cash aid distribution

Morexette Marie Erram 12/06/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama on Monday, December 6, announced the implementation of a “hierarchical arrangement” in the distribution of cash assistance to senior citizens. “Senior citizens… unahon (ug distribute) ang fully vaccinated……

Inayawan shooting: Police probe 3 victims’ links to drug, gun-for-hire groups

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararana and Paul Lauro 12/05/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Pardo police are investigating the alleged involvement of the three victims, who were shot dead on the early morning of Sunday, December 5, 2021, in Barangay Inayawan Cebu City, to a drug group…

45 tons of garbage collected in Cebu City during weekend coastal, river cleanup

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 12/05/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Volunteers collected 45 tons of garbage from at least 19 waterbodies in Cebu City during the coastal and river cleanup held on Saturday, December 4. It was already the 6th cleanup organized by…

FACES OF CEBU: Kalvin Josh Magallon, junior high school student vaccinated against COVID-19

Morexette Marie B. Erram 12/05/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines – At least 500 minors, accompanied by their parents, trooped to a university in downtown Cebu City to finally get the first dose of COVID-19 vaccines. One of them was Kalvin Josh Magallon, whose…

Cebu City restricts movement of unvaxxed residents starting Jan. 1

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 12/03/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City will be implementing more restrictive policies against unvaccinated individuals starting January 1, 2022. In a newly released directive, Mayor Michael Rama has specified that entry establishments, events, contact sports, face-to-face classes,…

Cebu City exceeds target in Nat’l Vax Days with 100K doses administered

Morexette Marie B. Erram 12/02/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City was able to vaccinate more than its target set for the National Vaccination Days. The City Health Department (CHD) on Thursday, December 2, reported that they had accomplished a 102 percent…

Cebu City’s new curfew starts from 12 midnight to 3am for adults and 10pm to 4am for minors

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 12/02/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City’s new curfew starts at 12 midnight to 3 a.m. for adults and 10 p.m. to 4 a.m. for minors starting December 2, 2021. Police Lieutenant Colonel Wilbert Parilla, deputy director for…

Fuente Christmas tree lit up, symbolizes hope amid pandemic

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 12/02/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The giant Christmas tree at the Fuente Osmeña Circle has been officially lighted, looking to bring hope amid the pandemic. The approximately 100-foot tree was lit on Wednesday night, December 1, 2021, in…

Deployment of police in Cebu City to focus on business establishments

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 12/01/2021

  CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Police Office is now realigning its police deployment, focusing on the business establishments as they anticipate the high volume of individuals staying outdoors during the Christmas season due to…

Will the crowd-drawing Colon night market make a comeback this year?

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 12/01/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Christmas night market may be coming back to Colon Street this year. Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama said that in a new directive he will be releasing within the week, he has…

Cebu City to extend intensified vaccination beyond National Vaxx Days

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 12/01/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines– Cebu City will be extending its intensified vaccinations beyond the National Vaccination Days. Mayor Michael Rama is mulling to extending the vaccination activities of some sites beyond December 1, 2021. He said he will…

Cebu City jabs 52K individuals in 2 days

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 12/01/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City still failed to reach its 32, 000 daily target for the National Vaccination Days. But what they have achieved so far is not also bad at 52, 000 doses of the…

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