Rama fires officials tagged in garbage collection mess

Morexette Marie Erram 12/29/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama has relieved City Hall officials tagged in the anomalous P240-million garbage collection mess. Lawyer Collin Rossell, the mayor’s secretary, made this announcement during a press conference on Thursday,…

Rama to City Hall officials, employees in garbage collection mess: Take leave of absence

Wenilyn B. Sabalo 12/18/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama will be asking City Hall department heads and employees who are the subject of a complaint filed by the National Bureau of Investigation in Central Visayas (NBI-7) over…

Murders, autopsies, and death certificates

Artemio V. Panganiban - @inquirerdotnet 11/07/2022

Justice Secretary Boying Remulla announced over the weekend that today, Nov. 7, separate murder charges will be filed against a “very high person”—the mastermind (along with several others)—in the brutal killing of radio broadcaster Percival Mabasa, aka…

Cebu City Council asks law enforcement agencies to solve lawyer’s ambush “swiftly”

Wenilyn B. Sabalo 09/07/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Council requested all concerned law enforcement agencies to act “swiftly and decisively” in investigating the ambush of Atty. Karen Quiñanola-Gonzales and her son, as the council strongly condemned this recent…

NBI to conduct parallel probe in ambush of lawyer, son in Mandaue

Mary Rose Sagarino 09/06/2022

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — The National Bureau of Investigation Cebu District Office (NBI CEBDO) will conduct a parallel investigation with police authorities in the ambush case of Lawyer Karen Quiñanola-Gonzales and her 19-year-old son. NBI-CEBDO agent-in-charge Arnel…

Barangay captain accused of molesting 15-year-old girl freed after posting bail

Mary Rose Sagarino 08/23/2022

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — A barangay captain in Mandaue City was charged with acts of lasciviousness after allegedly abusing a 15-year-old girl. Police Captain Armil Coloscos, head of the Casuntingan Police Station of the Mandaue City Police…

New PNP, NBI chiefs get Central Visayas’ law enforcers’ support

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 08/01/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Law enforcers in Central Visayas support the newly designated heads of the Philippine National Police (PNP) and National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) on Monday, August 1. Police Brigadier General Roque Eduardo Vega, director…

4 Nigerians nabbed for falsifying gov’t IDs, others docs

Mary Rose Sagarino, Paul Lauro 06/14/2022

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — Four Nigerian nationals were arrested by agents of the National Bureau of Investigation Cebu Division Office (NBI CEBDO) for allegedly falsifying government IDs and other documents to be used allegedly for online scams.…

TEAM to cited drivers: Pay violations or face arrest

Mary Rose Sagarino 06/03/2022

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — The Traffic Enforcement Agency of Mandaue (TEAM) is encouraging drivers who were apprehended and issued citation tickets to settle and pay their fines to prevent being issued a bench warrant. Edwin Jumao-as, TEAM…

Panglao, Bohol candidate to NBI: Probe Caindec, daughter-in-law for electioneering, graft

Doris C. Bongcac, Wenilyn B. Sabalo 05/08/2022

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu — An incumbent councilor in Panglao town in Bohol Province has accused Land Transportation Office in Central Visayas (LTO-7) Regional Director Victor Caindec of using a government program and government resources to allegedly campaign…

Mandaue City retakes 45-hectare lot from man, who illegally claimed city property

Mary Rose Sagarino 04/08/2022

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — The Mandaue City government has repossessed almost 45 hectares of timberland in Barangay Paknaan from an individual who illegally claimed the property as his own. This was after the National Bureau of Investigation…

4 nabbed for selling unregistered test kits

Mary Rose Sagarino 01/28/2022

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — At least four individuals were arrested by the National Bureau of Investigation Cebu District Office for selling unregistered COVID-19 rapid antigen test kits online. The four individuals were arrested in separate entrapment operations…

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