PRO-7 beefs up security preparations for PBBM’s first SONA on Monday

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 07/23/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The top official of the Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO-7) has directed heads of the different police units in the region to beef up their security preparations for the first State…

Cebu City gov’t to militant groups: Secure LGU permit for SONA-related protests

Wenilyn B. Sabalo 07/22/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City government will allow State of the Nation Address (SONA)-related rallies in the city on Monday, July 25, 2022, as long as militant groups secure the required permit from the city…

Cebu City cops ready to secure Rama’s oath-taking

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 06/28/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City cops are all geared up for whatever possible activities that may happen during Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama’s oath-taking this Thursday, June 30, 2022. The city’s police have also set up…

160 cops to secure Independence Day activities in Cebu City

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 06/10/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Some 160 policemen will be deployed to secure the activities related to this Sunday’s commemoration of the country’s 124th Independence Day. Police Major Jose Angelo Acupinpin, chief of operations of the Cebu City…

Police monitor 50 rallyists in Cebu City protesting poll results

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 05/13/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Progressive groups staged a protest rally in Cebu City today, May 13, questioning again the unofficial election tally results wherein the Marcos-Duterte tandem had been leading the count. Police Lieutenant Colonel Wilbert Parilla,…

Cebu groups stage Labor Day protest

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 05/01/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Members of progressive groups here again voiced their concerns on the need to protect the welfare of workers during a Labor Day protest on Sunday, May 1. Jaime Paglinawan of BAYAN Central Visayas…

Security measures set for Labor Day activities

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 04/25/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines —Security measures for possible activities on May 1, 2022, or during the Labor Day, are being set in Cebu City. Police Lieutenant Colonel Maria Theresa Macatangay, information officer of the Cebu City Police Office…

Banning of political events in Plaza Independencia: A solution or an excuse?

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 04/19/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Plaza Independencia or Independence Park is among the civic spaces in Cebu City where the public can freely conduct activities. It is one, if not the largest park in the city and has…

Cebu City police ready for Independence Day rallies

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 06/11/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Police Office has already set its security plan for protests expected to be held during the commemoration of the country’s 123rd Independence Day on Saturday, June 12, 2021.  Police Lieutenant…

Rallies, candle lighting activities for ABS-CBN held in Mindanao 

Froilan Gallardo 02/28/2020

CAGAYAN DE ORO — Supporters of embattled ABS-CBN held protest rallies and candle lighting activities in all its provincial stations in Mindanao on Friday, February 28, 2020. Passing vehicles honk loudly as protesters raised placards of “busina…

SEA Games: Sibol grabs 2nd gold, rallies to beat Thailand in Dota II

Denison Rey A. Dalupang 12/10/2019

MANILA, Philippines–The Philippines snagged another gold medal in esports in the Southeast Asian Games after Sibol’s valiant 3-2 stand against Thailand in the Dota II event. Sibol lived up to its rallying cry, “Lakad Matatag,” holding on…

Cebu City rallies to nip Caloocan and keep playoff bid alive

JONAS PANERIO 12/19/2018

The Cebu City Sharks-Casino Ethyl Alcohol kept their playoff chances in spectacular fashion, coming back from a six-point deficit with less than two minutes to go to win, 71-70, over the Caloocan Supremos in the Maharlika Pilipinas…

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