Alleged LTO Lapu-Lapu fixers face more woes: 20 fail drug test; NBI-7 probe sought

Futch Anthony Inso 01/27/2023

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Some 18 men and 2 women, who claimed to be alleged facilitators/fixers of the Land Transportation Office in Lapu-Lapu City (LTO Lapu-Lapu), were positive of drug use after they underwent voluntary drug tests…

Chan to victims of Ibo fire: You can rebuild your houses in the area

Futch Anthony Inso 01/23/2023

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan assures fire victims from Sitio Commonwealth in Barangay Ibo that they can still build again their houses in the area. Chan made the assurance since the lot…

Lapu-Lapu mayor: P2M set aside for city’s contingent competing in Sinulog sa Carmen

Futch Anthony Inso 01/20/2023

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — The Lapu-Lapu City government has already allocated a total of P2 million for their participation in the upcoming Sinulog sa Carmen 2023 on Sunday, Jan. 22, 2023. Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan said that…

Ibo fire razes 63 houses, displaces 412 individuals

Futch Anthony Inso 01/16/2023

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Some 412 individuals have lost their homes after a Monday morning fire on Jan. 16, 2023 razed 63 houses and partially destroyed two others in Barangay Ibo, Lapu-Lapu City. Fire Officer 1 (FO1)…

Oponganons urged: Follow protocols set by church for the traslacion

Futch Anthony Inso 01/13/2023

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — The Lapu-Lapu City Police Office (LCPO) has advised the Oponganons to observe the protocols set by the Catholic Church during the traslacion of the image of Señor Sto. Niño. On Friday evening, the…

Lapu-Lapu mayor: Death of Councilor Yap a big loss to City Council

Futch Anthony Inso 01/09/2023

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan describes the death of Councilor Nelson Yap as a great loss in the city council and his administration. Yap died due to a heart attack on Jan.…

Police in Lapu-Lapu prepare security measures for traslacion

Futch Anthony Inso 01/05/2023

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — The Lapu-Lapu City Police Office (LCPO) has already started preparing for the security measures that they would implement during the traslacion of the image of Señor Sto. Niño. This was confirmed by Police…

Lapu-Lapu mayor to drainage contractor: Finish project or I’ll sue you

Futch Anthony Inso 01/05/2023

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan warned the contractor of the drainage project on Ibabao-Agus road that he would file a case against them. This is after the mayor has found out that…

Lapu-Lapu, Talisay drug busts net 2 Cebu City residents, yield P408,000 shabu

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 12/30/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Two residents of Cebu City were arrested in separate buy-bust operations in the cities of Talisay and Lapu-Lapu on Thursday, Dec. 29. Police confiscated a total of 60 grams of suspected shabu worth…

Firecracker stalls in Lapu-Lapu to again be inspected by police this week

Futch Anthony Inso 12/29/2022

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — The Lapu-Lapu City Police Office (LCPO) will conduct another round of inspection of firecracker vendors and their stalls in Lapu-Lapu City this week. This was confirmed by Police Colonel Elmer Lim, chief of…

Urban patrolling of cops in Lapu-Lapu’s crime prone areas starts

Futch Anthony Inso 12/28/2022

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — The Lapu-Lapu City Police Office (LCPO) has already started the implementation of urban patrolling in the city. This was confirmed by Police Lieutenant Colonel Rolando Barroqueo, chief of the City Mobile Force Company.…

Chan to DPWH-7: Blacklist erring contractors

Futch Anthony Inso 12/16/2022

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan urged the Department of Public Works and Highways in Central Visayas (DPWH-7) to blacklist erring contractors from participating in bidding and receiving projects. Chan said this in…

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