Rama slams CPA for deploying guards at disputed Compania Maritima

Wenilyn Sabalo 01/19/2023

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The move of the Cebu Port Authority (CPA) to post enlarged copies of the Writ of Preliminary Injunction and deploy security personnel around the legally disputed Compania Maritima did not sit well with…

Rama wishes Carmen Sinulog success, extends support

Mary Rose Sagarino 01/18/2023

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama is wishing for a successful and safe Sinulog sa Carmen this Sunday even if he was not invited to attend the event. In a phone interview on Wednesday…

Mayor Rama won’t attend Sinulog sa Carmen

Mary Rose Sagarino 01/18/2023

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama said he will not be attending the Sinulog sa Carmen in Carmen town, northern Cebu this Sunday, January 22, 2023. In a phone interview on Wednesday afternoon, January…

RAMA: Sinulog 2024 will still be at SRP

Wenilyn Sabalo 01/16/2023

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Sinulog Grand Festival 2024 will still be held at the South Road Properties (SRP). Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama made the declaration during his speech at the Sinulog Grand Festival 2023 Awarding…

Rama: Thank you, Sto. Niño for the good weather

Morexette Marie B. Erram, Wenilyn Sabalo 01/15/2023

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama was all smiles a few hours before the Sinulog Festival 2023 comes to an end. And the mayor expressed his gratitude to the Señor Sto. Niño de Cebu…

Despite 10 contingents backing out, Rama says we’ll celebrate Sinulog 2023 at SRP

Wenilyn Sabalo 01/13/2023

CEBU CITY, Philippines — “All roads lead to SRP on Sunday, Jan. 15.” This was the declaration made by Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama on Friday, Jan. 13, 2023. “All is set, and we will celebrate One…

Gwen raises concerns on SRP as Sinulog venue

Morexette Marie Erram, Paul Lauro 01/09/2023

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu Gov. Gwendolyn Garcia has spoken out on holding the Sinulog Festival at the South Road Properties (SRP). Garcia on Monday, Jan. 9, expressed concerns on the current state of the festival which…

Street parties are banned in Cebu City during the Sinulog celebration – Mayor Rama

Wenilyn Sabalo and Pegeen Maisie Sararaña 01/08/2023

Street parties during this year’s Sinulog similar to this Jan. 15 2017 celebration will be banned throughout the city on the day of the event. | CDN Digital FILE PHOTO CEBU CITY, Philippines — For the duration…

Rama’s P51.4B annual budget and his quest for a Singapore-like Cebu City

Wenilyn B. Sabalo 01/01/2023

CEBU CITY, Philippines — With the approval of his requested P50 billion plus annual budget for 2023, Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama said he does not want to make any promises but rather “work hard and make…

Rama: Instill essence of Rizal’s heroism, patriotism in your daily life

Pegeeen Maisie Sararaña 12/30/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Instill the essence of heroism, patriotism, and nationalism in everything that you do. This was what Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama reminded Cebuanos along with the commemoration of the 126th death anniversary of…

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,…

Cebu City Council OKs P51.4B 2023 annual budget

Wenilyn B. Sabalo 12/28/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama now has a new working budget for 2023. This was after the Cebu City Council, on Wednesday afternoon, Dec. 28, 2022, approved, with three objections and one abstention,…

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