Comelec – Cebu: ‘We’re 101% ready for May 9’

Morexette Marie B. Erram 05/03/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines – With less than a week before the 2022 National Elections, election officials here said they are ready to welcome voters into polling precincts. The Commission on Elections in Cebu province (Comelec-Cebu) said all…

UP Cebu belies reports faculty forced students to join election rally

Morexette Marie B. Erram 04/26/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The University of the Philippines Cebu (UP Cebu) belied reports circulating on social media, alleging that its faculty members have forced students to join election-related rallies. In a statement published on April 25,…

No election hotspots in Cebu province

Morexette Marie B. Erram 04/05/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines—For the second election in a row, Cebu province is free from any election hotspot.  The Commission on Elections in Cebu (Comelec-Cebu) confirmed that localities in the province were not included in the Election Watchlist…

One Cebu kicks off campaign in Barili

Morexette Marie Erram 03/25/2022

Barili, Cebu—The Garcia-led One Cebu on Friday, March 25, 2022,  kicked off the 1st day of local campaign period here, a town  in southwestern Cebu that is of their bailiwicks. The party officially began its campaign caravan…

Ace gains support from BBM-Sara groups in Cebu

Morexette Marie B. Erram 02/17/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Cebu gubernatorial bet, former Sec. Joseph Felix Mari ‘Ace’ Durano, has gained the support of an alliance of groups backing the UniTeam of Bongbong Marcos and Sara Duterte-Carpio. The UniTeam-Marcos Duterte (MD) Alliance…

Durano on election campaign: I am doing my best

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 02/01/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Although he plays it coy when asked about his chance of winning this year’s gubernatorial race, Former Tourism Secretary Ace Durano said that he ‘is doing his best’ in their campaign efforts for…

Gwen, Ace trade barbs over Capitol’s hiring of healthcare workers

Morexette Marie B. Erram 10/25/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Things are starting to get heated in Cebu’s gubernatorial race. Cebu Gov. Gwendolyn Garcia and former Tourism Sec. Joseph Felix Mari ‘Ace’ Durano has been exchanging comments on how the Capitol has been…

A week before deadline, only one candidate submits SOCE in Mandaue City 

Rosalie O. Abatayo 06/06/2019

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu — Only one candidate in Mandaue City has filed his Statement of Contributions and Expenditures before the Commission on Elections (Comelec) as of Thursday, June 6, 2019. So far, only City Councilor-elect Jimmy Lumapas…

IN PHOTOS: Edgardo Labella is proclaimed new Cebu City mayor

Gerard Vincent Francisco 05/14/2019

Cebu City, Philippines—Cebu City Vice Mayor Edgardo Labella was proclaimed the new mayor of Cebu City on Tuesday afternoon, May 14, 2019, at the Social Hall of the of the Cebu City Hall here. Labella of Partido…

Tomas: Don’t feel sorry for me

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 05/14/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines—With his rival still leading the race, incumbent Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña posted a message in his Facebook page early Tuesday, May 14, 2019, asking people not to feel sorry for him. “I do…

Malfunctioning SD cards causes delay in transmission of votes in Cebu 

Gresheen Gift Libby 05/14/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Out of seven cities and 44 municipalities in the province of Cebu, one city and nine municipalities have yet to transmit their votes to the provincial Comelec. As of 7 a.m. Tuesday, May…

After voting, Garcia wishes for ‘bright and sunny Cebu’ 

Michelle Joy Padayhag 05/13/2019

Cebu City, Philippines—Vote according to your conscience. Vote for Cebu. This was the reminder of gubernatorial candidate Gwendolyn Garcia to Cebuano voters in an interview after voting at the Lamak Elementary School in Barangay Mayana, Barili, southern…

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