Osmeña: night market will come, but not too soon

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 12/04/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Councilor Renato Osmeña Jr., head of the City Council’s committee on market, has said that the city government will not compromise the health of the public and the vendors for a…

Cebu City Council calls for probe of bus-related accidents

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 11/05/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Council has called for an investigation of all bus liners following multiple vehicular incidents in the city in the last three months especially that accident involving a bus liner colliding…

Ramas vs Abellanosa: Who is to blame for flooding in Basak San Nicolas?

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 10/18/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Vice Mayor Michael Rama and Councilor Eduardo “Edu” Rama Jr. are pointing at the Mambaling underpass project as the cause of the flooding in Barangay Basak San Nicolas because of misplanning…

Councilor to Labella: Prioritize pandemic response in 2021 budget

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 10/10/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — “Allocate funds for pandemic response.” This was the request of Cebu City Councilor Alvin Dizon to the city government’s executive department, which is headed by Mayor Edgardo Labella, for the 2021 city budget. …

Lapu-Lapu cops checking CCTVs, slain dad’s business, work

Alven Marie A. Timtim 09/20/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Police are turning to security cameras or CCTVs to help them identify the motorcycle-riding gunmen, who killed Barangay Mactan Councilor Zandro Augusto on Saturday, September 19, 2020. Police Major Jose Angelo Acupinpin, commander…

With no hospital admitting him, Bacolod City councilor’s staff member dies from cardiac arrest

Carla Gomez - @inquirerdotnet 08/24/2020

BACOLOD CITY –– A technical staff member of a councilor here died of cardiac arrest in his house on Sunday as hospitals in Bacolod City remained overwhelmed by the rising number of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) patients.…

Guardo: Drainage in the city needs checking

Delta Derycka C. Letigio 08/13/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The drainage in Cebu City needs to be rechecked as rains cause floodings in many lowland areas again. Cebu City Councilor Jerry Guardo, the chairperson of City Council’s committee on infrastructure, urged the…

In Barili town, Luhod brgy councilor to face charge for organizing ‘tigbakay’

Alven Marie A. Timtim 08/10/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines –Unmindful of the PNP’s campaign against illegal gambling, an official of Barangay Luhod in Barili town organized “tigbakay” in their area on Sunday afternoon, August 9. While he eluded arrest, they will be filing…

Moalboal barangay councilor finishes senior high school at 55

Immae Lachica 08/01/2020

    CEBU CITY, Philippines — What’s the best way to get back at your doubters? You simply become a better version of yourself. Meet, Narciso Apollo, 55, barangay councilor from Saavedra, Moaboal in southern Cebu —…

Councilor: Provide free vitamins, flu shots to residents

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 07/05/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City residents should have free access to vitamin supplements and influenza or flu vaccinations. This was the statement of Cebu City Councilor Alvin Dizon amid the rising cases of the coronavirus disease…

Councilor to Cebu City gov’t: Study how to help schools gain faster net

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 06/20/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The schools in Cebu City must be equipped with faster internet if it should implement alternative modes of teaching through online classes. This was the concern of Councilor Alvin Dizon as the Department…

City councilor: Where did donated chicken go?

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 06/19/2020

  CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Liga ng mga Barangays (LnB) in Cebu City said that all chicken donated to them by a private food company were distributed to the barangays. This after Councilor Joy Young raised…

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