Gwen proclaimed governor with ‘historic’ 1.4M votes

Morexette Marie B. Erram 05/10/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Reelectionist Gov. Gwendolyn Garcia has won her bid for another three years at the Capitol after she was proclaimed winner of Cebu’s gubernatorial race on Tuesday evening, May 10. The Board of Canvassers…

Comelec Manila proclaims Garganera as newest addition to Cebu City Council

Doris C. Bongcac 07/16/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Councilor Joel Garganera was officially proclaimed earlier today, July 16, as the newest addition to the Cebu City Council in a brief ceremony held at the Commission on Elections (Comelec) office in Intramuros,…

Guardo to be proclaimed as Cebu City Councilor on Monday

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 06/30/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Councilor Jerry Guardo will be proclaimed on Monday morning, July 1, as the 8th North District Councilor.  His proclamation follows the recent decision of the Commission on Elections (Comelec) First Division…

IN PHOTOS: Edgardo Labella is proclaimed new Cebu City mayor

Gerard Vincent Francisco 05/14/2019

Cebu City, Philippines—Cebu City Vice Mayor Edgardo Labella was proclaimed the new mayor of Cebu City on Tuesday afternoon, May 14, 2019, at the Social Hall of the of the Cebu City Hall here. Labella of Partido…

Cortes promises to adopt participatory gov’t, credits NQ’s help for his victory

Doris C. Bongcac 05/14/2019

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines – Mandaue City mayor-elect Jonas Cortes has made a commitment to bring his government closer to city residents when he assumes office starting on June 30. Cortes said that he wanted to practice a…

BOPK supporters start to crowd sports center

Delta Derycka Letigio 03/30/2019

LOOK: Supporters of the Bando Osmeña Pundok Kauswagan (BOPK) of reelectionist Mayor Tomas Osmeña have started to arrive at the Cebu City Sports Center. BOPK is set to have their proclamation rally at 4 p.m. today, March…

Gwen, Labella-Rama lead PDP-Laban bets endorsed by Duterte for midterm polls

02/25/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebus’ election season has began to roil with the much anticipated endorsements from President Rodrigo Duterte to candidates of the administration party PDP-Laban and their allied local parties. Here are some scenes of…

More scenes from Sunday’s PDP-Laban Proclamation rally

02/25/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Here are some scenes of the February 24, 2019 Proclamation Rally of the Partido Demokratiko Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban) at the Plaza Independencia. President Rodrigo Duterte and the five senatorial candidates that he…

President Duterte to attend two events in downtown Cebu City on Sunday

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 02/23/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines–President Rodrigo Duterte will be in Cebu to attend two succeeding events at the downtown area in Cebu City on Sunday evening, February 24. According to the Philippine Information Agency in Central Visayas (PIA-7), the…

Proclamation of winning but disqualified candidates may be suspended, says COMELEC-7

Marthy Lubiano 05/14/2018

  If declared as winners, the proclamation of nine disqualified Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) bets in Central Visayas may be suspended. The COMELEC Central Office earlier released a memorandum containing the names of candidates who can…

Village chief assumes office ahead of proclamation

Norman V. Mendoza 04/30/2018

BARANGAY Punta Engaño chairperson Diosaminda Hayashi assumed her post Monday morning despite not securing a proclamation from the Barangay Board of Canvassers as ordered by the Commission on Elections (Comelec). Emy Bustillo, Hayashi’s representative, said Judge Alwen…

Employers reminded: Observe holiday pay rules

Victor Anthony V. Silva 10/31/2017

THE Department of Labor and Employment in Central Visayas (DOLE-7) reminded employers to observe pay rules on holidays, particularly on Oct. 31 and Nov. 1. DOLE-7 OIC-Regional Director Cyril Ticao, in a statement, said there are certain…

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