Sogod fire razes house; faulty wiring eyed 

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararana and Paul Lauro 04/11/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Faulty electrical wiring could have caused the fire that razed a two-story house in Villa Monina in Barangay Bagatayam, Sogod town in northern Cebu at nearly noon today, April 11. Fire Officer 2…

Duljo barangay chief urges residents to report illegal ‘tappers’ of electricity

Rosalie O. Abatayo 01/06/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines –– After two successive fire incidents at the first week of the month left hundreds of his constituents homeless, the village chief of Duljo Fatima in Cebu City appealed to residents to report anyone…

Working student tops Electrical Engineering board exam

Rosalie O. Abatayo 09/07/2018

ASCHOLAR. A son. A bread-winner. Mark Rene Trapila played these roles all at the same time, at least for the last two years. He juggled studying Electrical Engineering, helping his mother take care of his younger siblings,…

CTU grad ranks 9th in electrical engineering licensure exam

Rosalie Abatayo 09/07/2018

A graduate of a Cebu Technological University-Main Campus ranked ninth in the September 2018 Registered Electrical Engineering (REE) Licensure Examination. Mark Rene Trapila, who graduated magna cum laude last April, garnered a score of 90.05 percent. Trapila…

Kepco hosts electrical engineers’ plant tour

PR 07/29/2018

Members of the Integrated Electrical Engineers of the Philippines, Inc. (IIEE) conducted a plant tour at the 200 MW coal-fired power plant operated by Kepco SPC Power Corporation in Naga City, Cebu on July 26, 2018. The…

Electrical shop owner shot dead in Pardo

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 05/09/2017

AN owner of an electrical shop was shot dead by two men on board a motorcycle inside his multicab along E. Sabellano Street, Barangay Pardo, Cebu City past 7 a.m. yesterday. Marcelino Escalante, 54, suffered gunshot wounds…

How to avoid burning your precious car

Calvin D. Cordova 03/06/2017

It is heartbreaking to lose a car — especially in a fire — since for most Filipinos, owning a vehicle is a result of years of saving hard-earned money. But there are ways to prevent car fire,…

Youth joins Aboitiz Future Leaders Business Summit

PR 11/02/2016

Student leaders who were carefully screened and chosen from universities nationwide will participate in one of the country’s most-anticipated youth conferences —the Aboitiz Future Leaders Business Summit (AFLBS), to be held in Cebu City today until November…

Capitol eyes skills training centers for surrenderees

07/08/2016

The Cebu Provincial government is looking at offering short vocational courses for the drug personalities who surrendered as a possible means to help them renew their lives. The project will be in partnership with the Technical Education…

Fire razes house, damages seven others in Cebu City barangay

Nestle L. Semilla 06/19/2016

ELECTRICAL misuse caused the fire that hit a thickly populated community in Barangay Suba, Cebu City late Sunday afternoon. SFO2 Melangel Yburan said the fire gutted a house made of light materials and damaged at least seven…

53 finish free electrical, plumbing courses

03/30/2016

Fifty-three individuals from barangays Cabadiangan and Tamiao in Compostela, northern Cebu graduated from the free basic electrical and plumbing courses initiated by AboitizLand and Aboitiz Foundation last March 6 at Cabadiangan Barangay Hall. Twenty-four students of basic…

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