Centenarian from Danao gets P100,000

Morexette Marie B. Erram 09/15/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A lola from Danao City got P100,000 in cash incentives after she celebrated her 100th birthday.  Vicenta Bueno Batulan, called Nanay Vising, from Brgy. Cahumayan officially became a centenarian last September 11.  In…

Prayers, discipline key to Mandaue centenarian’s long life

Doris C. Bongcac 06/02/2021

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu – Prayers and lots and lots of discipline made him reach the age of 100. Macario Retuya Tudtud, a resident of Purok Tundan in Barangay Cabancalan, was the most recent recipient of the P100,000…

Kamputhaw centenarian receives P100K from Cebu City Hall

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 04/28/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A centenarian from Barangay Kamputhaw was the latest to received the P100,000 cash aid from the Cebu City government. Buenaventurada Gultia received her cheque on Tuesday, April 27.  She turned 100-years-old last July…

88 centenarians in CV to receive P100K gift

Futch Anthony Inso 04/04/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Eighty eight centenarians from Central Visayas are expected to receive a P100,000 cash grant from the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) this year. Under the Republic Act (R.A.) No. 10868 or…

Centenarian in Daanbantayan receives cash incentives

Morexette Marie B. Erram 10/19/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — There’s another centenarian here in Cebu, who is recognized by the local government, and this time, she came from the town at the northernmost tip of the island. Remedios Cabasan Abrasada, on Monday,…

Another centenarian receives P100K from Cebu City

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 09/30/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Another centenarian here received P100,000 gift from the Cebu City government. Hilaria Dionson, or Lola Laring, turned 100 on January 14, 2020. She was given the P100,000 cheque by the Department of Social…

3-year-old senior citizen, 50K centenarians? Tolentino flags ‘overbloated’ PhilHealth database

Christia Marie Ramos - Reporter / @CMRamosINQ 08/11/2020

MANILA, Philippines — A 3-year-old senior citizen? Fifty thousand centenarians? Senator Francis Tolentino on Tuesday flagged what he claimed to be an “overbloated” database of the Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth), noting that a three-year-old member was…

Talisay City honors centenarian

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 08/04/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Rizalina R. Mil of Talisay City can proudly say she survived five pandemics in her lifetime. Mil was born on May 1920, in the final months of the infamous Spanish Flu that killed more…

Mandaue centenarian gets cash aid for practicing healthy lifestyle

Doris C. Bongcac 12/13/2018

CEBU CITY, Philippines -Regina Colina turned 100-years-old on September 7, 2018. On Wednesday, Colina received a P200,000 cash assistance from Mandaue City Mayor Gabriel Luis Quisumbing after having been recognized as one of city’s centenarians. Quisumbing visited…

Centenarian’s first days

JASON BAGUIA 05/29/2018

The semester is winding down at the University of the Philippines (UP) Cebu but the glow of its centennial year remains. Those of you who have not yet visited “Sentenaryo,” an exhibit of 100 artworks in honor…

Centenarian: Eat healthy, be happy to live longer

USJ-R Intern Rosalie Abatayo 09/14/2017

“It is my goal to reach the age of 200,” Rosita Motencillo-Codilla told the media as she received her P50,000 cash gift from the Office of the Vice Governor on Tuesday morning. Codilla, now 107, was born…

Talisay centenarian receives P50K gift

Patricia Erlaine N. Luardo 09/11/2017

A CENTURY-old resident of Sitio Iba, Barangay Lagtang in Talisay City received P50,000 cash from the province in simple rites at the office of Vice Gov. Agnes Magpale yesterday. Andrica Padigos marked her 102nd birthday at the…

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