Cebu City’s non-obligatory use of face mask: Trial only 

Morexette Marie B. Erram 09/05/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama on Monday, September 5, introduced several changes to his Executive Order (EO) that makes the wearing of face masks outdoors ‘non-obligatory’. During City Hall’s flag raising ceremony on…

Cebu City mulls lifting mandatory face masks requirement in open spaces

Morexette Marie B. Erram, Pegeen Maisie Sararana 08/30/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The Cebu City Government announced on Tuesday, August 30, 2022, that it is mulling lifting the mandatory wearing of face masks in open spaces. The city’s Public Information Office (PIO), in a post…

CCPO creates Committee on Missing and Found Person 

Pegeen Maisie Sararana 08/26/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Police Office (CCPO) now has a special unit that will be tasked to investigate and verify information on alleged missing persons, kidnapping, and attempted kidnapping incidents in the city.  On…

Rama secures P575M pledge for five socialize housing units from country’s top investors

Wenilyn Sabalo 08/16/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines—Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama’s four-day “investment promotion” in Manila yielded about P575 million worth of pledges for the construction of at least five medium-rise buildings (MRBs) for the City’s socialized housing project. The amount…

Shooting in Cebu City claims life of hotel worker 

Paul Lauro 08/16/2022

(UPDATED) CEBU CITY, Philippines—A 29-year-old engineer who works in a hotel here was shot dead in Sitio Sampaguita, Barangay Tejero past 7 pm on Monday, August 15, 2022. Police Staff Sergeant Epifanio Comedido of Police Station 3…

2 suspected drug pushers nabbed in Cebu City

Morexette Marie B. Erram 08/11/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines—At least two suspected drug peddlers were arrested, and illegal drugs worth over P700,000 were seized in a drug bust in Barangay Bulacao, Cebu City, late Wednesday evening, August 10, 2022.  Reports from the Philippine…

‘Nothing to be alarmed’ – Rama on uptick in COVID cases in Cebu City

Morexette Marie B. Erram 08/10/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines – As far as Cebu City is concerned, the uptick in the number of new COVID-19 cases recorded is nothing to be alarmed of. This assurance came from Mayor Michael Rama himself, who urged…

Minors’ involvement in illegal drugs is a ‘serious problem,’ says PDEA-7 official

Pegeen Maisie Sararana 08/09/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency in Central Visayas (PDEA-7) considers minors’ involvement in illegal drugs here as a serious problem. Leia Alcantara, the spokesperson of PDEA-7, said that although it isn’t rampant, the…

Cebu City prepares 100 police personnel for IronMan 70.3 PH hosting 

Pegeen Maisie Sararana 08/05/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A total of 100 personnel from the Cebu City Police Office will be deployed for the IronMan 70.3 Philippines that will be hosted by Cebu on Sunday, August 7, 2022.  As early as…

DOH-7 spearheads SIMEX to prepare for bombing incidents

Wenilyn B. Sabalo 08/05/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines—To optimize response in times of any bombing incident here, various local government agencies participated in a Mass Casualty Management Simulation Exercise at the Cebu City Sports Center on Friday morning, August 5, 2022. Around…

Station chiefs directed to tap brgy officials in addressing surge in minors’ involvement in drugs

Pegeen Maisie Sararana 08/05/2022

  CEBU CITY, Philippines — All station commanders in Cebu City are directed to tap the barangay and the Department of Social Welfare and Development in addressing the issues on the surge of involvement of minors in…

A year after: Probe on radio broadcaster’s death in Cebu City now under CIDG

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 07/29/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City police said that the probe on the killing of radio broadcaster Rey Cortes almost a year ago has been turned over to the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG)  Visayas Field Unit…

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