Police find it ‘difficult’ to identify those behind recent bomb threats

Mae Fhel Gom-os 09/15/2021

    CEBU CITY, Philippines — No less than the top official of the Cebu City Police Office (CCPO) admitted that they are having a difficult time identifying the persons behind the recent bomb threats in the…

Bomb threats at Cebu City Hall and Capitol could come from the same person — police official

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 09/14/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Police say there is a big possibility that only one person is behind the recent bomb threats at Cebu City Hall and Cebu Provincial Capitol. Police Lieutenant Colonel Wilbert Parilla, deputy director for…

NBI-7 starts probe on Cebu City Hall’s contract with ‘unqualified caterer’

Dyrecka Letigio 09/11/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The National Bureau of Investigation in Central Visayas (NBI-7) has begun its probe on the complaints of radio commentator, Arturo Barrit, over what he claimed as the anomalous awarding of a P19.5 million…

Bomb threat suspends Cebu City Hall operations 

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 08/27/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A bomb threat disrupted operations at the Cebu City Hall on Friday, August 27, 2021.  City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (CDRRMO) administrative head Ramil Ayuman said they received a text of…

Labella still not ready to work in office — Casas

Dyrecka Letigio 08/24/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — It has been almost a week since Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella has returned to work on August 19, 2021. However, he is yet to be seen by the public and has not…

Rama may need to extend stay as acting mayor, Labella “stable”

Delta Derycka C. Letigio 07/22/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella’s health is slowly improving, but he may not be strong enough to go back to work by July 25, 2021. This was the statement of City Administrator Floro…

Cebu City Hall employee caught in drug bust to be terminated from post

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 04/23/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A Cebu City Hall employee, who was caught in a drug bust in Lapu-Lapu City, will be terminated from his post. City Legal Officer Rey Gealon said they have recommended  the termination of…

Cebu City explores feasibility of C Peso cryptocurrency

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 04/16/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City government is exploring the possibility of using a cryptocurrency for cashless transactions in city hall. Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with C Pass Inc.…

Rama to Labella: If you can’t manage city, you know what to do

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 02/05/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Vice Mayor Michael Rama posed a challenge to Mayor Edgardo Labella over the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) situation in the city. Rama said that the rising cases of COVID-19 are embarrassing…

5 more Cebu City Hall employees test positive for drugs

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 12/08/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines— Five employees of the Cebu City Hall tested positive for illegal drugs, the Cebu City Office for Substance Abuse Prevention (COSAP) reported on Tuesday, December 8, 2020.  Four of these five employees were from…

Labella bans team building for all City Hall employees

Morexette Marie Erram 11/16/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines—Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella will be prohibiting all departments of the city government to conduct team building and other crowd-gathering activities. Labella’s announcement came after photos of several City Hall employees doing out-of-town team…

PDEA-7 nabs HVT in Barangay Kinasang-an

Immae Lachica 07/22/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines— A high-value target (HVT), who is allegedly a contractual worker at the Cebu City Hall, was arrested by agents of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA-7) on Wednesday afternoon, July 22, 2020, in a buy-bust…

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