Ahong grateful for INC backing

Futch Anthony Inso 05/03/2022

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu—Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan has expressed his gratitude to the religious group, Iglesia ni Cristo (INC), which, he said, gave its support for Team Ahong-Team Libre in the upcoming May 9, 2022 elections.…

Mayor Ahong reminds Lapu residents to be vigilant against fire 

Futch Anthony Inso 03/02/2022

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu—Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan reminds the public to be vigilant against fire as the country observes “Fire Prevention Month” this March. Chan also urged residents who still have no electricity to check the…

Financial assistance for typhoon-affected households in Lapu-Lapu to be released within the week

Futch Anthony Inso 01/06/2022

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu—Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan met on Wednesday, January 5, 2022, all barangay captains, representatives from the Philippine National Police (PNP), and the City Social Welfare and Development Office (CSWDO), to prepare for the…

Lapu takes extra steps to mitigate effects of #OdettePH

Futch Anthony Inso 12/16/2021

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu—The Lapu-Lapu City Government took additional precautions to mitigate the effect of typhoon Odette as the city was placed under storm signal no. 3 on Thursday morning, December 16, 2021.  Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong”…

Lapu suspends work, classes due to #OdettePH

Futch Anthony Inso 12/15/2021

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu—Classes in public schools and work in public offices are suspended in Lapu-Lapu City starting  Thursday, December 16, 2021, until Friday, December 17. This was announced by Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan on Wednesday, December…

It’s Lapulapu, not Lapu-Lapu: Ahong pushes for city to be renamed, too

Morexette Marie B. Erram 12/08/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan also wants the city to be renamed to the correct spelling of the country’s first hero. Chan made this pronouncement after the Malacañang on December 7, 2021…

Mayor Isko visit: Chan says he has not yet endorsed any presidential bet

Futch Anthony Inso 12/06/2021

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Lapu-Lapu Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan has clarified that he has not yet endorsed any candidate for president in the upcoming 2022 national and local elections. Chan made this clarification after Manila City Mayor…

Chan: City hall employees to receive quincentennial bonus this year

Futch Anthony Inso 09/23/2021

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu—Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan assured city hall employees that they will receive their quincentennial bonus within the 4th quarter of this year. This was confirmed by Chan in celebration of the 500th year…

Lapu volunteer frontliners refuse to return due to food shortage

Futch Anthony Inso 09/14/2021

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu—Several medical frontliner volunteers assigned to different vaccination sites here have already refused to lend their help in the ongoing vaccination rollout. This is after the city has no longer provided them food packs for…

Lapu gov’t mulls cash incentives for COVID-free barangays

Futch Anthony Inso 09/08/2021

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu—The Lapu-Lapu City Government plans to give cash incentives to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)-free barangays. Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan said that this is done to encourage barangay officials to intensify their campaign against…

Lapu-Lapu allows leisure biking, jogging with minor restrictions

Futch Anthony Inso 08/18/2021

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — The Lapu-Lapu City government will allow leisure biking and jogging outdoors despite extending the city’s modified enhanced community quarantine (MECQ) status until August 31, 2021. “Bike, yah we allow bike. Wala ra’y problema…

Chan parades strong healthcare services, solid COVID-19 response in SOCA

Futch Anthony Inso 07/08/2021

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan highlighted the accomplishments of his administration in the last two years during his State of the City Address (SOCA) on Thursday afternoon, July 8, 2021, at Gaisano…

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