P46.4M road project breaks ground, targets June 2021 completion

Futch Anthony Inso 11/22/2020

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — A P46.4 million road project covering four barangays in Lapu-Lapu City is set to get off the ground with last week’s groundbreaking ceremony of the project.  The project called the Basak, Cagudoy, Bankal,…

Police appeal to witnesses in lawyer’s shooting attack: Help us identify shooters

Alven Marie A. Timtim 10/11/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Police are again calling for witnesses in the shooting attack of a lawyer on Saturday, October 10, in Barangay Pajac, Lapu-Lapu City to come forward and help in identifying the culprits in the…

Lapu-Lapu logs 4 new COVID cases on May 28

Rosalie O. Abatayo 05/28/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Four new cases have been added to Lapu-Lapu City’s tally of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases as of 6 p.m. of Thursday, May 28. The new cases are residents of Sitio Abuno, Barangay…

Lapu-Lapu busts: P98K shabu seized in 3 hours

Norman V. Mendoza 04/11/2020

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu, Philippines — Nearly P100,000 worth of suspected shabu were confiscated by police in four separate buy-bust operations in three hours in Barangays Mactan and Pajac, Lapu-Lapu City on April 11, 2020. Police also arrested…

Backyard poultry farm, piggery in Lapu-Lapu closed for operating without permits

Norman V. Mendoza 12/09/2019

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu — A backyard poultry farm and  piggery in Barangays Mactan and Pajac respectively were closed by Mayor Junard Chan today, December 9, for operating without permits. Chan visited the backyard poultry farm, which is…

Six men nabbed, minor rescued in 3 buy-bust ops in five hours in Lapu-Lapu

Norman V. Mendoza 12/02/2019

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Six persons were arrested and a minor was rescued in three separate anti-illegal drug operations in five hours in Lapu-Lapu City. Police also confiscated 55 sachets of suspected shabu and an unlicensed gun.…

Tricycle driver shot dead in Lapu-Lapu

Norman Mendoza, Paul Lauro 10/18/2019

(Updated 4:40 p.m.) Cebu City, Philippines—A still unidentified tricycle driver was gunned down in Sitio Abuno, Barangay Pajac, Lapu-Lapu City on Friday afternoon, October 18, 2019. According to the Mactan Police Station, the shooting incident was reported…

Pajac fire leaves 59 people homeless

Rosalie O. Abatayo 08/15/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — An early afternoon fire destroyed 12 houses and initially displaced 12 families or 59 individuals in Sitio Kalubihan, Barangay Pajac, Lapu-Lapu City on Thursday, August 15. Nagiel Bañacia, City Risk Reducation Management Office…

Lapu-Lapu shooting: Tricycle driver shot, wounded in Pajac

Norman V. Mendoza 08/24/2018

A 21-year-old tricycle driver is in critical condition after he was shot several times at past 6 p.m. on Friday by two men on a motorcycle at Barangay Pajac, Lapu-Lapu City. Aliwdin Ali Amin, a resident of…

Pajac health center midwife back at work: I followed procedure

Fe Marie D. Dumaboc 11/20/2017

SHE followed the procedure in preparing the vaccines before they could be injected to the patients. Grace Malingin, 56, Pajac Barangay Health Center midwife, said this as she denied the allegations of malpractice against her — allegations…

Two brothers shot dead in Lapu

Norman V. Mendoza 03/19/2017

TWO brothers considered as high-value targets by police were shot dead by unidentified motorcycle-riding assailants in Lapu-Lapu City past midnight yesterday. Rasul Pavilla and his 26-year-old brother Jalil Pavilla, both residents of Sitio Kalubihan in Barangay Pajac,…

Twelve drug suspects yield to Lapu police

Norman V. Mendoza 08/10/2016

Twelve self-confessed drug pushers, including two men who supposedly supplied drugs to 30 barangays in Lapu-Lapu City, surrendered themselves and their firearms to the Lapu-Lapu City Police Office yesterday morning. Senior Supt. Rommel Cabagnot, Lapu-Lapu City police…

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