Lapu-Lapu City: Nearly 3K individuals evacuated to safer areas

Futch Anthony Inso 12/16/2021

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — The Lapu-Lapu City government has already evacuated 2,913 to different evacuation centers in the city. Julius Pagas, Emergency Operation Center (EOC) operation coordinator of Lapu-Lapu City, said that this came from 999 families…

Olango Island stores agree to provide goods to typhoon victims

Futch Anthony Inso 02/19/2021

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines – The Lapu-Lapu City Government has made arrangements with some stores in Olango Island, to allow those who will be affected by Tropical Storm Auring to take goods worth P1,500 to be paid by…

5 typhoon evacuees in Marikina City test positive for COVID-19, says mayor

Catherine Gonzales 11/22/2020

MANILA, Philippines — The number of typhoon evacuees in Marikina City who have tested positive for the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has climbed to five, Mayor Marcelino Teodoro said Sunday. Teodoro said the local government has conducted…

MCIAA reiterates they are ‘preparing for the worse’; evacuation centers are still plans

Morexette Marie B. Erram 02/06/2020

  LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines – The Mactan Cebu International Airport Authority (MCIAA), the government-owned and controlled corporation co-managing the Mactan Cebu International Airport (MCIA), has reiterated that plans to put up evacuation centers are part of their…

Labella wants evacuation centers in Cebu City improved 

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 01/23/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines—Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella said he wants the evacuation centers in the city improved following the disasters affecting various provinces in the country.  Since the last few weeks of 2019 up until January 22,…

Geologists reassess landslide area in Naga City

Zena Magto 10/16/2018

Another team of geologists from the Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) is conducting an assessment at the landslide area in Naga City. City of Naga Mayor Kristine Vanessa Chiong said the team arrived last Sunday. The team…

Psychosocial interventions start for Naga victims

Futch Anthony Inso 09/24/2018

PSYCHOSOCIAL interventions for women and children evacuees, who were affected in the massive landslide last Thursday in Barangay Tinaan, Naga City, have already started. “We have now established women-friendly spaces and children- friendly spaces in the evacuation…

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