City provides shelter for street dwellers to spend the night

Wenilyn B. Sabalo 09/16/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Homeless residents of Cebu City need not spend the night on dangerous roadsides or sidewalks. Department of Social Welfare and Services-Cebu City officer-in-charge Ester Concha revealed that the city government has allocated a…

Thousands of residents need shelter in earthquake-stricken Masbate town

Michael Jaucian 08/19/2020

LIGAO CITY –– At least 70 percent of the population in Cataingan town in Masbate province is in dire need of tents or temporary shelter after last Tuesday’s magnitude 6.6 earthquake left most houses too dangerous to…

Indonesian rescuers hunt for dozens missing after floods kill 36

AFP 07/18/2020

Makassar, Indonesia — Rescuers pulled bodies from under mud and debris Friday as they raced to find dozens still missing after flash floods killed at least 36 people on Indonesia’s Sulawesi island. More than 14,000 people left homeless by…

‘Stranded’ passengers proceed to Cebu ports to reschedule trips

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 12/25/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Stranded no more. Or at least there is hope for stranded passengers to spend the remaining hours of Christmas Day with their families as the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) lifted the suspension on…

More tenement buildings for Cebu City’s ‘underprivileged constituents’ — Labella

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 09/18/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — More low-cost housing projects will be constructed in the city. This was announced by Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella after the groundbreaking ceremony of the two five-storey tenement buildings in Barangay Lorega on…

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