DOJ charges ‘Ponzi scam’ leaders

Doris Dumlao-Abadilla 10/31/2021

MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Justice (DOJ) has issued a resolution to slap criminal charges against Organico Agribusiness Ventures Corp. — tagged by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) as a Ponzi scammer  — for illegal…

GAB eyes charges vs VisMin Cup offenders

Denison Rey Dalupang 05/16/2021

The Games and Amusements Board (GAB) is considering legal actions against individuals involved in the controversial match of the Pilipinas VisMin Super Cup that shook the basketball community last month. “There had been plenty of allegations of…

Labella: Warden, guards to lose stipend if smuggling drugs in jail continues

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 05/07/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella is not pleased with the recent results of a greyhound operation or surprise inspection at the Cebu City Jail where illegal drugs smuggled into the jail were confiscated.…

P1B lost to overpriced PPE deals? File charges, Palace tells Hontiveros

Darryl John Esguerra - Reporter / @DJEsguerraINQ 09/17/2020

MANILA, Philippines — Malacañang on Thursday called on Senator Risa Hontiveros to file appropriate charges if she has enough evidence to show that the government purchased five million imported personal protective equipment (PPEs) sets from the months…

Charges filed against 10 quarantine violators in Punta

Alven Marie A. Timtim 08/21/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Charges were filed today, Friday, August 21, 2020 against 10 men who were arrested in Barangay Punta Princesa, Cebu City this week for violating quarantine protocol ordinance. Police Captain Jonathan Dela Cerna, Labangon…

Delivery truck driver arrested for challenging checkpoint police to a fistfight

Alven Marie A. Timtim 04/03/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A delivery truck driver is now facing charges of unjust vexation, oral defamation and disobedience to a person in authority, after he allegedly challenged policemen manning a checkpoint along the North Reclamation area,…

Talisay curfew violators to be charged; 9 others face inquest for disobedience and scandal

Alven Marie A. Timtim 03/24/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Talisay City Police are set to file charges against the 42 persons caught violating the city’s curfew as well as the nine others who will be slapped with disobedience and scandal raps.…

PCG-7 deploys 300 personnel as total ban on entry of sea vessels in Cebu starts

Alven Marie A. Timtim 03/17/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Philippine Coast Guard in Central Visayas (PCG-7) has already deployed a total of 300 personnel to man the coastal areas and ports around Cebu in preparation for the total ban on the…

Man sent by wife on errand to buy fish among 72 charged

Alven Marie Timtim 03/09/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Alfonso Mahuway, 49, from Barangay Marigondon, Lapu-Lapu City, was only asked by his wife, to buy fish in Carbon Market when he chanced upon a volleyball game called “dayon-dayon” in Barangay Ermita last…

Couple believed to be CPP-NPA supporters arrested in NegOr

Florence Baesa 02/07/2020

DUMAGUETE CITY, Negros Oriental—A couple facing rebellion charges and allegedly hardcore supporters  of the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People’s Army ( CPP/NPA) was arrested by inter-agency operatives from the Philippine National Police (PNP) and the Philippine…

Osmeña files raps against Labella, LWUA for terminating MCWD board

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 02/04/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines—Former Cebu City mayor Tomas Osmeña filed cases of usurpation of authority and grave misconduct against Mayor Edgardo Labella and and Jeci Lapus, the acting administrator of the Local Water Utilities Administration (LWUA), for “illegaly”…

Charges readied against sailboat captain, assistant after 2 Chinese tourists drown in Bohol

12/30/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A paraw sailboat captain and his assistant will be facing a reckless imprudence resulting to double homicide case after two Chinese nationals drowned when they fell off the sailboat on December 29 off…

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