CDRRMO forms squad to patrol SRP tunnel

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 12/16/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (CDRRMO) has formed a squad to patrol the South Road Properties (SRP) tunnel to ensure that no individual will be loitering in the tunnel…

Cebu CDRRMO urges DOH to investigate overcharging of private ambulance service

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 11/07/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (CDRRMO) will be endorsing a complaint of alleged overpricing of a private ambulance service. Ramil Ayuman, administrative head of the CDRRMO, said that the…

3 Cebu City Hall workers fail drug test, face sanctions

Morexette Marie B. Erram 10/24/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Three employees of the Cebu City government are now facing sanctions after they failed to pass the mandatory drug test. Ramil Ayuman, officer-in-charge of the City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (CCDRRMO),…

Cebu City disaster unit to Cebuanos: Don’t take heavy rains lightly

Morexette Marie B. Erram 10/19/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines – With rains expected in the coming days, Cebuanos, especially those living in areas prone to landslide and floods, are urged to take extra precautions. This as Cebu City has remained on Monday, October…

With rains expected in the next days, Cebu City stays under high alert

Morexette Marie B. Erram 10/05/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City’s disaster and rescue unit will remain under high alert in the coming days as more rains are expected on the island. Ramil Ayuman, officer-in-charge of the City Disaster Risk Reduction and…

Families in Cebu City’s mountain brgys lost homes due to flash floods

Morexette Marie B. Erram 10/05/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Several families residing in Cebu City’s mountain barangays lost their homes as these were swept away by last Sunday’s flash floods. Around 1,200 individuals or 220 families were affected by floodings last Sunday,…

Cebu City DRRMO request barangays’ disaster plans

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 09/11/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The Cebu City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (CDRRMO) is asking all barangay chiefs in the city to submit their disaster plans. CDRRMO Officer-in-charge Ramil Ayuman said that this is in preparation…

Margot questions additional P9K cash aid for fire victims

Inna Gian Mejia, Jose Santino S. Bunachita 10/30/2017

CEBU CITY BUDGET HEARINGS A proposal to give fire victims an additional P9,000 worth of financial assistance starting next year was met with skepticism by the Cebu City Council’s committee on budget and finance. During yesterday’s last…

Exec cites challenges of handling settlers in Cebu City’s danger zones

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 10/01/2017

IN an ideal situation, families living in danger zones should be relocated. But many factors have to be considered including realities that these families have no choice but to take the risk in order to be closer…

Sirao folk not moving amid landslide threat

Nestle L. Semilla 07/09/2017

Despite warnings of landslides that may hit their area due to the rains, some residents of Barangay Sirao, Cebu City, refused to leave their homes for safety. Marlyn Sibunghanoy said she cannot leave her home in Sitio…

Second Chance staff face probe for contraband mess

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 06/01/2017

Cebu City Hall is now investigating all personnel inside the Operation Second Chance Center (OSCC) after several contraband, including marijuana and shabu, were recovered in a surprise operation in the facility. Councilor Dave Tumulak, deputy mayor on…

Boy perishes in dawn fire

Ador Vincent S. Mayol, Jose Santino S. Bunachita, Norman V. Mendoza 04/20/2017

A 10-year-old boy died in a fire that gutted 40 houses and displaced 47 families in Sitio Cabancalan I in Barangay Bulacao, Cebu City, at past 5 a.m. yesterday. Frederick Sumagang’s charred remains were found in an…

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.