Barangay Tungasan declared as drug-cleared, gets P50K reward

Futch Anthony Inso 05/19/2022

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Barangay Tungasan in Olango Island has received a cash reward of P50,000 from the Lapu-Lapu City Government after it was declared a drug-cleared barangay. The Regional Oversight Committee on Barangay Drug-Clearing Program made…

7 barangay captains charged by Mayor Chan surrender voluntarily

Futch Anthony Inso 05/17/2022

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — The seven barangay captains, who were charged with grave oral defamation by Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan, voluntarily surrendered to the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG)-7 on Monday morning, May 17,…

Team Deretso rally draws 80,000 supporters; Team Libre holds grand caravan

Futch Anthony Inso 05/01/2022

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — At least 80,000 Oponganons attended the grand rally of Team Deretso last Saturday evening, April 30,  2022, at a lot at the back of Menzi in Barangay Pajo, Lapu-Lapu City. This is what…

Lapu-Lapu mayor facing plunder, graft complaints at Ombudsman

Futch Anthony Inso 04/25/2022

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan will face again several complaints before the Office of the Ombudsman Visayas due to alleged overpriced transactions that the city has entered into. This time, the mayor…

Chan eyes ‘zona libre’ for Lapu-Lapu since he and foe are both backing BBM-Sara

Futch Anthony Inso 03/23/2022

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan said he will consult first his national party, PDP-Laban, regarding its endorsement of former senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. (BBM), as president in the May 9, 2022…

Chan fires back: Malversation and graft cases lack basis, politically motivated

Futch Anthony Inso 02/17/2022

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan describes the Malversation of Public Funds and Anti-Graft and Corrupt Practices Act charges filed against him before the Office of the Visayas Ombudsman as having no basis…

7 Lapu village chiefs file malversation, graft charges vs Mayor Chan, 12 others

Futch Anthony Inso 02/15/2022

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines – Seven Lapu-Lapu City village chiefs have filed charges against Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan and some city officials and private individuals for alleged malversation of public funds and anti-graft and corrupt practices…

Chan to Oponganons: Refrain from inviting visitors into your homes

Futch Anthony Inso 08/25/2021

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines- Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan is asking Oponganons to refrain from inviting visitors from other places during fiesta celebrations, especially in Olango Island. This after Chan has observed that barangays in Olango Island…

Chan will not require Lapu drivers, conductors to wear air purifiers

Futch Anthony Inso 08/18/2021

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines- Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan will not require public utility vehicle (PUV) drivers and conductors to wear personal air purifiers. Earlier, Cebu Governor Gwendolyn Garcia has required drivers and conductors to wear personal…

Lapu-Lapu mayor: I’m for granular lockdown instead of ECQ

Futch Anthony Inso 08/09/2021

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Lapu-Lapu Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan said that he was more in favor of implementing a granular lockdown than placing the city under enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) status. Chan said this after he admitted…

Councilor Amores: I did not declare war on Mayor Chan’s administration

Futch Anthony Inso 07/25/2021

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu, Philippines — Lapu-Lapu City Councilor Rico Amores has answered Mayor Junard Chan’s allegations against him, saying that he (Amores) did not declare war on the mayor and his administration. Amores said that he had…

Chan calls on Lapu’s seniors to get their J&J shots tomorrow

Futch Anthony Inso 07/20/2021

The Lapu-Lapu City Government is asking its senior citizens to get vaccinated against COVID-19 as it rolls out the Johnson&Johnson vaccine in five vaccination sites on Wednesday, July 21.  LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — The Lapu-Lapu City Government…

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