Oponganons show up in droves at Comelec Lapu-Lapu to beat voter’s registration deadline

Futch Anthony Inso 09/27/2021

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — A crowd of Oponganons were seen today, Sept. 27, at the City Hall grounds on Monday morning as they try to beat the Sept. 30 deadline to register for the 2022 elections. “Karong…

Lapu-Lapu exec: 181,707 Oponganons get 1st dose of vaccine

Futch Anthony Inso 09/14/2021

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — The Lapu-Lapu City government has already recorded 52.49 percent of its targeted population, who have been inoculated with the first dose of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccine. Lawyer James Sayson, deputy chief…

Nearly 2.5K Oponganons receive P1.5K aid from DSWD

Futch Anthony Inso 08/29/2021

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Some 2,454 Oponganons, who are beneficiaries of the Social Welfare department’s Individuals in Crisis Situation (AICS) program have received their P1,500 financial assistance this month. “Daghan na tag nahatagan, apan daghan pa gyud…

More Oponganons receive financial aid from AICS program

Futch Anthony Inso 06/08/2021

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu—A total of 2,023 Oponganons will receive P1,500 cash assistance from the Assistance to Individuals in Crisis Situation (AICS) program of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD). The said program was funded by…

Chan thanks Oponganons for cooperation in fight against COVID-19

Futch Anthony Inso 05/12/2021

Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu—Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan thanked Oponganons for cooperating in complying with health and safety protocols to prevent the spread of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). Chan made this statement after the city recorded…

Ahong extends face shield policy to another week

Futch Anthony Inso 03/18/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The Lapu-Lapu City Government has extended to another week the implementation of the mandatory wearing of a face shield for Oponganons who will go out of their residences. The said policy was supposed…

Lapu-Lapu City to demand apology from Panalo rapper

Futch Anthony Inso 02/18/2021

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines – The Lapu-Lapu City Council has already approved the proposed resolution entitled a “Resolution condemning the lyrics of the song Panalo by EZ Mil and requesting the latter for the rectification of the condemned…

Chan sees big challenge in establishing COVID-19 vaccine storage facility

Futch Anthony Inso 01/15/2021

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines – Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan admits that one of the city’s biggest challenges in procuring the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccine would be the storage facility that would maintain the efficacy of…

Lapu officials mull incorporating motorcade in future Virgen dela Regla fiestas

Futch Anthony Inso 11/12/2020

  LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines- The Lapu-Lapu City Government wants to continue holding the motorcade in future fiesta celebrations of the Virgen Dela Regla. Lapu-Lapu City Tourism Cultural and Historical Affairs chairperson Cindi Chan said this after the…

Chan: 500 sacks of rice for Bicol turned over to PRO-7

Futch Anthony Inso 11/09/2020

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — The Lapu-Lapu City government has already turned over 500 sacks of rice to the Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO-7) on November 5, 2020, for families affected by the onslaught of super…

Oponganons told to observe health protocols during Birhen sa Regla motorcade

Doris C. Bongcac 11/07/2020

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu – The image of the Nuestra Señora Virgen De La Regla will be going out of its home early this Saturday morning, November 7, 2020, to visit parts of Lapu-Lapu City in a motorcade.…

Lapu Mayor Chan organizes COVID-19 Tiktok dance contest

Norman V. Mendoza 04/18/2020

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu, Philippines — Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan is taking the information drive to prevent the spread of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), a step farther in social media with a Tiktok challenge. Chan is…

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